First Day

9:00-9:30 a.m.: Refreshments

9:30-10:00 a.m.: 
Introductions and Review Agenda

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Hands-on Grading Exercise

12:00-12:30 p.m.: State and Federal Regulations, IMSI uniform grade standards

12:30-1:00 p.m.: 
Lunch (provided)

1:00-2:30 p.m.: Density: Lecture and Exercise

2:30-3:30 p.m.: 
Color: Lecture and Exercise

3:30-4:00 p.m.: Clarity, Chemical Safety, Filtering

4:00-5:00 p.m.: 
Standard Flavors

5:00-5:30 p.m.: Review, Questions, Preview Tomorrow

Dinner on your own

Second Day

8:00-8:30 a.m.: Refreshments

8:30-9:00 a.m.: Off Flavors

9:00-10:00 a.m.: Flavor Exercise

10:00-10:15 a.m.: Break

10:15-10:45 a.m.: Judging Maple Products

10:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Judging Exercise

12:00-12:30 p.m.: Lunch (provided)

12:30-2:30 p.m.: Final grading exercise, discussion, and evaluation

Safe traveling!