Barista Essentials

Want a job as a Barista? Then you should do our Barista course!

Discover the secrets to making the perfect coffee – full body, magnificent aroma, well – established cream and a consistent, attractive presentation. Covers frothing, maintenance of commercial grinders and espresso machines and correct technique for making espresso, macchiato, long black, cappuccino and café latte. Suitable for job seekers. Includes certificate.

All our Clayton Campus Barista courses are held in the ST.Ali cafe.

“Life is too short for bad coffee”
Students need to attend 75% of the course to be eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion. Please book early for this very popular course.

Class Schedule — 2020

Course CodeDayStart DateEnd DateTimeLocation
202COFFIWedSep 16thSep 16th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFJThuSep 24thSep 24th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFKTueOct 6thOct 6th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFLWedOct 14thOct 14th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFMThuOct 22ndOct 22nd5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFNMonOct 26thOct 26th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFOFriNov 6thNov 6th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFPMonNov 16thNov 16th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFQTueNov 24thNov 24th5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe
202COFFRWedDec 2ndDec 2nd5:30pm - 9:30pmWholefoods cafe

FAQ

1 x 4 hour session

Notebook and pen. Must wear enclosed shoes (No thongs or sandals).

Richard Hands

Richard currently manages the Sir John’s Bar at Monash University in Clayton and has over 20 years experience in hospitality ranging from cafes, pubs, clubs, 5* hotels, high end restaurants, cocktail bars and private members bars. He has been trained by master sommeliers/blenders, leading industry experts on spirits, beers and liqueurs, world renowned cocktail bartenders, Michelin starred chefs and has undertaken a number of courses and programs to develop his skills and knowledge within the industry. In London he was a trainer for Match Bar Group and Gaucho restaurants for a number of years where high expectations were placed on students and trainers. He has also opened venues and consulted for hospitality businesses here in Australia

Course Fees

Fees are inclusive of all materials.

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MSA Rewards$126.00
Concession $130.00
Full Fee$137.00
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