Production scale fermentation


Large-scale fermentation used for ethanol production which is further used in productions such as food, pharmaceuticals, alcohol or gasoline production.

Alternative labels

types of production scale fermentation
fermentation at production scale
ethanol production
producing ethanol
typology of production scale fermentation
production scale fermentation types
production of ethanol

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Production scale fermentation is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Fermenter operator: Fermenter operators control and maintain the equipment and tanks for the production of active and functional ingredients for pharmaceuticals such as antibiotics or vitamins. They also work in the production of cosmetics or personal care products.

Optional knowledge

Production scale fermentation is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Production scale fermentation – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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