True Stone is an accredited Premier Training Campus for the Specialty Coffee Association, part of an international educational network where coffee professionals around the world can have access to SCA education and the ability to pursue their dreams of a career in specialty coffee.
This course is part of the SCA Coffee Skills Program and covers both Foundation level Barista Skills and Brewing, and is ideally suited for people newer to the coffee industry, who have a focus towards the retail or service end of the coffee chain.
Over 2 intensive days, we will cover core skills in:
Brewing – Designed to introduce the new student to core coffee brewing skills and equipment. Successful candidates will be able to grind and brew to the correct recipe to produce great coffee.
Barista – Designed to introduce the new student to core espresso preparation skills and equipment. Successful candidates should be able to calibrate their grinders and make an espresso and cappuccino to core standards.
The 2 day course includes 8-10 hrs of hands-on coursework, and 6-8 hours of written and practical exams.
No prerequisites are required for Foundation level courses.
Tuition and Exams
$700 SCA Member / $800 Non-SCA Member
$150 for two certificate and exam fees
3 people are attending SCA Coffee Skills Foundation Bundle – Brewing and Barista