Science Short Courses

Boost your knowledge and upskill with our science short courses and professional development.

Available short courses

Fundamentals of Spirit Production

A 5-day intensive course. Take a practical and industry oriented introduction to distillation, before diving deeper into gin and whisky production.

Spirit Short Course

Fundamentals of Brewing Science

A 5-day intensive course. An introduction to brewing theory and practice before diving deeper into raw ingredients and production systems and their impact on ultimate beer style.

Beer Short Course

World of Wine: From Grape to Glass (FREE)

Explore the principles and practices of how grapes are grown and wine is made. Whether you’re a wine novice or a seasoned oenophile, learn to confidently describe wine appearance, aroma, flavour and taste.

World of Wine Online Course

Remote Pilot Licence Course

Get the qualifications to legally fly a drone. This course leads to the award of a Remote Pilot Licence by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority of Australia.

Remote Pilot Licence Course

Mapping with Drones (Visible)

The Mapping with Drones course is aimed at giving you a solid understanding of the data capture and processing workflow.

Mapping with drones short course

Mapping & Monitoring with Drones (Visible + Near Infrared)

An expanded version of the Mapping with Drones workshop which includes an introduction to multispectral remote sensing.

Mapping & monitoring with drones short course

Excluded Category Drone Short Course

If you’re flying a drone for commercial or professional purposes and it weighs less than 2 kilograms, you may be permitted to conduct these operations without a Remote Pilot Licence. However, stronger knowledge of the rules and how to access resources is critical.

Excluded category short course