"Adam's doing very well, and if we need to bring more people into the business, we'd certainly consider taking on another apprentice."
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come to us with pre conceived ideas and their own ways of working. Taking on someone who is new to brewing means we get to train them in our own techniques.
He is already well up to speed with every stage of the beer making process and Derventio Brewery is ensuring it passes on traditional brewing skills to the younger generation.
A former student of Ecclesbourne School, Adam, who is 19 and from Allestree, said: "I originally trained as a plumber at Derby College and have a City and Guilds in plumbing, so brewing is a complete change of direction for me.
to the future, with the help of Derby College, as it does so.
As well as getting involved in essential tasks such as cleaning the casks, measuring out the hops and cooling the beers, Adam also helps out at the many shows, private functions and events to which Derventio supplies its cask and bottled beers.
ADAM Blanksby joined the Darley Abbey based microbrewery in November via a Derby College apprenticeship.
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His assessor also visits him on site every six or eight weeks to check on his progress. During the week, Adam works from 8am to 5pm, but will happily change his hours to assist at evening or weekend events outside his normal working hours.
"I needed to do something practical but I also wanted a job that was different. There are no brewers in my family just drinkers."
Apprentice Adam Blanksby brews up a career in Derby beer industry
As there is no specific course for brewers, Adam attends the food technology course at Derby College, which deals with wider aspects of catering and hospitality, such as health Sneaker Nike White and safety and food hygiene.
Pete Nash, who co owns the business with fellow director John Baldock, is pleased the brewery turned to apprenticeships to meet its staffing needs. He said: "We made the right decision. We were getting busier and needed a third person, but as a small company, we couldn't afford to pay a fully qualified experienced brewer at that time.
Derventio, which celebrates its ninth anniversary this September, first began brewing at Trusley Farm in Trusley in 2006. It moved to its current home, a former cotton mill at Long Mill, three years ago and will be shortly relocating again but this time to another factory within Darley Abbey Mills.
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