Barista Training

We offer a variety of barista training modules designed to;

  • Improve your baristas’ skills and the overall quality and consistency of the coffee
  • Improve knowledge and expertise of the team
  • Prepare the team for high volume, consistent product delivery
  • Create systems to improve workflows, ensure consistent quality and reduce wastage
  • Build a strong coffee culture in your business

BARISTA JAM

Group training session (Basic to Intermediate Level)

3 hours at your cafe including:

  • Foundational coffee education, from farm to cup
  • Assessment of up to 5 baristas, targeting key areas of improvement
  • 2 hours of hands-on training
  • Q&A and troubleshooting

Note - all staff are welcome to join the event, however up to 5 baristas only for hands on training.


ONE ON ONE COFFEE COACHING (Intermediate Level)

Tailored to the skills and needs of the business

3 Hours at your cafe with your lead barista to develop any or all of the following;

  • Extraction & espresso comprehension
  • Milk texturing and latte art
  • Reducing waste
  • Ordering and storage practices
  • Cleaning procedures
  • Systems implementation (extraction logs, storage procedures etc)

Note - not suited to service periods


ONE ON ONE COFFEE COACHING (Advanced)

3 Hours on site with your lead barista to develop any or all of the following;

  • Review of extraction methods
  • Optimisation of workflows
  • Systems for multiple baristas on your machine
  • Brew recipe formulation and/or implementation
  • Advanced latte art
  • Systems implementation (extraction logs, storage procedures etc)
  • Leadership coaching

Note - not suited to service periods


ON SHIFT BARISTA TRAINING (Beginner to Advanced)

Training with your baristas during shift is an effective way to improve skills and ability to handle pressure, particularly in these areas;

  • Espresso extraction
  • Cleanliness practices
  • Milk texture and latte art
  • Waste minimisation
  • Working with 2 baristas to streamline busy service periods
  • Troubleshooting problems