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Home Barista Class


Learn how to make great tasting, smelling & looking coffee with barista skills you can use at home on your own coffee machine.

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Home Barista Class

This course is designed to give coffee lovers skills used by professional barista’s to create great tasting and looking coffees. The course is a fun hands-on class to give you the skills needed to impress friends and family with your great coffee making skills.

For this class, you are welcome to bring your own machine.

Course Content

Home Barista Coffee Making Class (Duration: 4 hours)

  • Explore the history of coffee;
  • Learn how a good coffee should look, smell and taste;
  • Experience some great and bad coffee examples;
  • Learn to achieve a perfect extraction;
  • Discover –
    • Why is milk so important?
    • What is the right milk temperature?
    • How to texture silky creamy milk?
  • Learn about the different types of coffee served in cafes;
  • Learn how to make a latte, cappuccino, long black, macchiato and more;
  • Find out how coffee machines work;
  • Learn how to do basic maintenance tasks such as grind setting, dose setting and grind adjustment;

Course Details

Each class is limited to six (6) students so your instructor can provide individual attention. You also receive a Home Barista Institute Coffee Art DVD to take with you once the course is over.

On successful completion of this course you receive a Certificate of Merit.

Entry Requirements

This course is for people interested in learning how to make coffee for your own pleasure.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

If you are interested in learning how to make coffee as an essential skill for your cafe business or as a career, the Professional Barista Course may be a better choice for you.

Additional information

Upcoming Dates

Saturday 2nd Dec 2017, 10am to 2pm, Saturday 17th Feb 2018, 10am to 2pm, Saturday 21st Apr 2018, 10am to 2pm, Saturday 16th Jun 2018 10am to 2pm


Level 20, 41 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000 Australia