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Barista Course

The Green Coffee Machine are running evening courses, be it for personal use at home, a great present or for those wanting to acquire the skills to become a barista.


The coffee course covers both theory and practical;

  • The origins of coffee and where it comes from
  • Explores different types of coffee
  • Explains the workings of an espresso machine and grinder
  • How to operate a coffee machine
  • Maintenance and cleaning of the coffee machine
  • Setting up the grinder
  • Perfecting an espresso and extraction times
  • How to tamp correctly
  • Milk steaming and how to create microfoam
  • Making the full range of coffees including; Espresso, Macchiato, Latte, Cappuccino, Mocha, Long black and Flatwhite

The course will run for approximately 2 ½ hours and includes a coffee on arrival, a theory talk on coffee and hands on practical experience of making your very own drinks.

Please contact us for upcoming course dates
£40 per person (maximum 6 people)