SCA Barista Skills Foundation Course

Regular price £150.00 GBP

Aimed at those who wish to learn about the art of espresso extraction and how to make the silkiest cappuccinos

For those who have an interest in becoming a barista, or for people to develop an existing coffee skill set. This course focuses on the key skills required to set your grinder, make espresso, and foam and texture milk for cappuccinos. We will also cover some fundamental info on the daily care and maintenance of your equipment.

The class runs from 10am to 4pm in our custom built centre of excellence in Belfast and each participant gets lunch on the day as well as a goody bag to take home with them. No previous barista experience is required for this course.

The content covered will include:

  • Introduction to coffee beans - where it comes from, how it's processed and the different varieties used
  • Grinder & machine set up
  • Espresso preparation
  • Steam, texturise & pour milk
  • Tips on barista best practice
  • Cleaning procedures

If you are buying this as a gift for someone, you will be emailed a link to a voucher which you can download and print off as something to hand over to your favourite coffee lover.