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The class takes a hands-on approach for all students, which means that you will spend the majority of time actually working on machines. Participants will taste many espressos and espresso-based drinks to help develop their palates.

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The class takes a hands-on approach for all students, which means that you will spend the majority of time actually working on machines. Participants will taste many espressos and espresso-based drinks to help develop their palates. Everyone will leave with a select of specialty coffee 250g for you to enjoy, taste and have fun with your new skills.

“Our focus is to bring you the best training experience to teach you the skills the industry want’s from the Professional Barista. We want to see you succeed in this industry.” – Nathan Johnston

Barista Training for the espresso enthusiast is Cartel’s basic barista training course open to the public and coffee enthusiasts. 
It is held at our City Brew Bar at 1-80 Lt. Malop Street, Geelong. All classes are held from 5:00pm – 7:30pm.

During your two-and-a-half hour session with the Cartel Training Team you will learn:

Barista Training Module

    1. Company Introduction
    2. History of Coffee
    3. Coffee Production & Processing
    4. Introduction to the life of a Barista
    5. Tasting Tongue Map
    6. Grinder Introduction
    7. Extraction of the perfect Coffee
    8. Stemming Milk
    9. Latte Art and the importance of Presentation
    10. Hearts V Tulips Latte Art
    11. Espresso piccolo, Magic 50/50, Latte, Long Black, Cappuccino
    12. Machine Maintenance

Things to note

The class takes a hands-on approach for all students, which means that you will spend the majority of time actually working on machines. Participants will taste many espressos and espresso-based drinks to help develop their palates.

This class is great for new or prospective retailers (regardless of experience) and for home enthusiasts eager to work with professional equipment.

Everyone will leave with a select of specialty coffee 250g for you to enjoy, taste and have fun with your new skills.

Our Classes are held at our City Brew Bar at 1-80 Lt. Malop Street, Geelong. 
All our classes are held on: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays from 5:00pm – 7:30pm. 

Do you receive a certificate after the course?
Yes, After the course once you have passed certain standard you will receive a certificate from us. 

Who is this class for?
This class is suited for New Baristas, Enthusiasts, Cafe Owners and people who are already or wanting to enter the speciality coffee market, and would like to refine there skills via being guided by industry professionals.