Barista Skills Foundation - SCA Certificate - 24-SEP-2022

Barista Skills Foundation

From £245.00
SCA Certificate
SCA Course:

Barista Training - SCA Barista Skills Foundation Course (1 Day)

New to coffee? This one day class will deliver essential knowledge of what makes a good barista. We will cover core skills required to deliver barista menu.


  • Essential coffee knowledge: coffee origin, coffee species and varities, how to store and preserve coffee, grind, dose, extract and brew a good cup of espresso: following a set of steps of industry standard
  • Milk technique: how to steam different milk textures, which is the base of espresso based drinks Barista menu: learn barista menu and how to make them
  • Workspace management: hygiene, health, safety, machine cleaning and basic maintenance

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE: No prerequisite required, but Introduction to Coffee is recommended.

*The course is accredited under SCA’s Coffee Skills Program, and conducted by AST/ SCA authorised trainer. SCA Certificate is an option which SCA would charge the students for its accreditation. SCA accreditation fee ranges from EUR 80 to EUR 340.
**Student who selected for the certificate option - SCA Certificate, and successfully completed the course/ passed the examination, will be awarded the SCA certificate. The SCA certificate is a professional standard recognised in the coffee industry. However if you select incorrect certificate option or SCA member type, you may not be issued certificate until correct course fee is paid.
**The certificate option - Course Only - does not include SCA accreditation. This is the course only option, for those who don't need accreditation. The course content is the same, but students would not attend SCA examination.