BJCP Study Guide Part 1
Ok, let’s get started on our BJCP studying! I’m using the Interim Study Guide, and we’ll start from the beginning:
List three primary purposes of the BJCP as listed on http://www.bjcp.org and in the BJCP Study Guide.
1. to promote beer literacy
2. the appreciation of real beer
3. and to recognize beer tasting and evaluation skills
Grid with the 7 principal BJCP Judge Levels, excluding honorary ranks, and the requirements to earn each of them.
BJCP Level/ Minimum Exam Score / Total Experience Points / Minimum Judging Points / GM Service Requirements
Apprentice / less than 60% / none required / none / must remain active
Recognized / 60% / none necessary / none / none
Certified / 70% / 5 / 2.5 / none
National / 80% / 20 / 10 / none
Master / 90% / 40 / 20 / none
Grand Master I / 90% / 100 / 50 / A total of 240 GMSR credits gained through testing and BJCP Committee Positions
Grand Master additional levels / 100 point increments / A total of 240 GMSR credits gained through testing and BJCP Committee Positions
answered within study guide