SCA Barista Skills - Foundation

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*IMPORTANT: This class is held in-person at our East Austin training lab. Proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result within 72 hours is required. Max capacity = 6.*

Use code "SCABUNDLE" for 10% off when you register for two or more courses.

Designed to introduce core barista skills to people with no previous barista experience. Includes hands on training to apply newly learned skills. Successful candidates should be able to calibrate their grinders and make an espresso and cappuccino to core standards.


  • Understand multiple variables and effects on espresso extraction
  • Demonstrate fundamentals of consistent espresso preparation
  • Gain familiarity with barista tools and machines
  • Acquiring and developing milk steaming techniques and drink execution

Duration: 8 hours (including written and practical exam)

Course registration fees are non-refundable. Students may transfer registration to another course date with 7 day notice.

For additional dates and custom classes, contact training@ggroasting.com