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SCA Barista Skills Intermediate Training Course

Authorised SCA Trainer   Caffe & Co. SCAE / SCAA Member Liverpool

SCA Barista Skills Intermediate Course

The skills and knowledge learned in the Foundation is taken to the next level, giving you a much deeper understanding of the intracacies of espresso and advanced espresso extraction. We get much more scientific and what we have learned to date is tested!

With the Barista Skills Intermediate course you have the option of sitting a short written SCA examination at the end of the course as well as being asessed on practical elements throughout the course

Fees (including vat):


ACCREDITED: (non SCA member £525), (existing SCA member £475)

Points towards SCA Diploma:

Duration: 2 days. A light lunch is included or you may do your own thing.

Students: 3

Requirements: Must have completed the Barista Skills Foundation course, or, if not, must be able to demonstrate reasonable knowledge of the Foundation level or have been working as a barista for a reasonable length of time and happy with your existing level of knowledge. Knowledge of the the Foundation level will be assumed to be held and you are likely to be tested on this.

Course Content

  • Arabica sub varieties, processing methods and origin
  • Dose and grind adjustment and fine tuning
  • Advanced espresso extraction and adjusting brew ratio’s and extraction levels to alter body and flavour
  • Using lab equipment to determine levels of dissolved solids
  • Milk chemistry and latte art
  • Creating a range of drinks under pressure
  • Applying attention to detail and logic
  • Health & Safety practices
  • Customer service
  • Financial management

    If you require further information contact us

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