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Courses

Basic Espresso

$170 | 2.5 hours

 

Well made coffee requires passion, dedication and the correct foundations. This course is all about building a solid foundation. This involves understanding espresso theory, correct technique and learning how to steam and pour a beautiful milk beverage. You will leave this session with the correct framework to make great coffee at home or begin your career as a barista.


Barista Apprenticeship

$950 | 20 hours

 

Our Barista Apprenticeship program is designed specifically for anyone looking to get a job as a barista. We believe in the importance of training but understand it will only get you so far. Some things you just learn through experience. Therefore the program is not just dedicated to coaching and mentoring but also practical training within a cafe environment.


Latte Art

$150 | 2 hours

 

Latte art is one of the most enjoyable and rewarding skills to master as a barista. This course will focus purely on refining your milk and latte art skills.  Designs covered will include hearts, tulips and rosettas. This is a fun and casual course for those with at least basic experience on the coffee machine.


Advanced Espresso

$250 | 3 hours

 

Being a great barista is so much more than tamping and latte art. Nowadays it is essential to have the knowledge and tools to dial in coffee and develop recipes on a regular basis. This technical and in depth course breaks down the complexities of espresso and delves deeper into advanced milk and pouring technique.


Filter Coffee

$150 | 2 hours

 

Filter coffee is one of the easiest and purest ways to enjoy quality coffee. With the proper training and equipment, anyone can produce clean, balanced and delicious filter coffee in the cafe or at home. Various brew methods covered include aeropress, pour over and batch brew. 


Head Barista

$250 | 3 hours

 

We believe in the potential of a Head Barista to elevate a cafe's coffee program and overall success. A skilled and well equipped Head Barista will not only improve the product but also increase sales and reduce wastage. This course is for baristas looking to take the next step in their career. Whether you are in a Head Barista position or looking to apply for one, this course will equip you to excel in your role.


Palate Development

$250 | 3 hours

 

This course is for advanced and experienced baristas that wants to take a step further in developing their palate. Participants will run through FIVE curated and in-depth cuppings designed to help baristas utilise their palate to improve understanding and produce more delicious coffee.

Barista Masterclass

5 days

 

This is our most complete and extensive program. Our belief remains the same - training and practical experience go hand in hand, however this program combines all our courses together and goes one step further by taking students through the set up and operation of a high end coffee bar.