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Wed, 18 May



Barista Training (Skills and Understanding)

Get ready for work as a barista with this introductory course, subsidised by the Neighbourhood House. Our 3-night course will give you the basic skills and knowledge to work as a barista.

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Barista Training (Skills and Understanding)
Barista Training (Skills and Understanding)

Time & Location

18 May 2022, 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Woodend, 47 Forest St, Woodend VIC 3442, Australia

About the Event

Baristas don’t make coffee, they create it!  Come and master the art of coffee with this hands-on course where you will learn the history of coffee, how to prepare a range of espresso coffees, texturing milk correctly, coffee machine operation, coffee presentation, using the coffee grinder and cleaning & maintenance of equipment.

This course is a base understanding about coffee and barista skills. It is offered in a classroom with a variety of machines for demonstration and practice.

What will we cover?

  • Understand a brief overview of coffee history
  • Prepare and present a range of espresso coffees
  • How to texture milk
  • Understand coffee machine operations
  • Use of a coffee grinder
  • Cleaning and maintenance of coffee making equipment
  • Basic coffee roasting

Who will be teaching?

  • This course will be run by experienced tutor Bill, who has over 30 years’ experience in the hospitality sector.

Term 2 information

Barista Training is suitable for those aged 15 years and over. The course will have a maximum of 8 people and run over three nights at the Woodend Neighbourhood House:

  • Friday 6th May: 4.30pm – 7.30pm
  • Friday 13th May: 4.30pm – 7.30pm
  • Wednesday 18th May: 4.30pm – 7.30pm

Barista Training has been financially subsidised by the Woodend Neighbourhood House to support locals to achieve employment. The total cost for the course is $35 and participants must be able to commit to all three nights prior to enrolling.

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