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Cheesemaking 101 What a Licensed Cheesemaker Should Know - On Demand

February 9, 2021 • $300

This course is being offered “On-Demand.” Participants will be able to take the course at their own pace starting on January 29th. You must register before January 29th to start this course on February 9th.

The course will be available to take until June 15, 2021.

Don’t miss this opportunity to build a strong cheesemaking foundation. Learn the basics of cheese science from Center for Dairy Research experts. This on-demand workshop will cover basic cheese manufacturing science, principles of moisture and pH, basic mathematical calculations commonly used by cheesemakers, and common government regulations. Get all your questions answered. This course is a prerequisite for CDR’s new Advanced Cheese Technology Course.


  • Fundamentals of cheesemaking
  • Prep and care of equipment
  • Testing and grading of milk and dairy products
  • Pasteurization
  • Composition
  • Starters
  • pH control
  • Common defects and how to overcome them
  • Cheese science primer
  • Laws related to cheesemaking
  • Relevant mathematical problems related to plant operations

Contact & Registration


Pat Polowsky