Barista Course with NZQA Credits

22nd May 2019

3 Weeks, Wed, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
$217.40 incl. gst

7th September 2019

3 Weeks, Sat, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
$250.00 incl. gst

During this course, you will learn the art of making and serving excellent coffee, as well as the history and evolution of coffee, technology, and different recipes.

An ideal course for the coffee enthusiast or trainee Baristas which covers the following theory and practical unit standards;

17284: Demonstrate knowledge of coffee origin and production (Level 3 Credits 3) This entry-level unit standard is for people who are interested in working in the area of producing coffees. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of coffee origins, beans, harvesting, fair trade requirements, roasting, blending, decaffeination, and storage and handling.

 17285 - Demonstrate knowledge of the commercial espresso coffee equipment and prepare espresso equipment under supervision (Level 2 Credits 4) This pre-entry unit standard is for people training to use commercial espresso coffee equipment and make popular drinks that can be made with espresso equipment. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of commercial espresso equipment; making espresso and other beverages using commercial espresso equipment, and prepare espresso beverages under supervision.

 The cost of $250 includes the workbook, certificate, NZQA credits, and all materials.

 Our tutor is an experienced barista professional who has worked in the industry, gaining tips and tricks to help you make excellent coffee.

Our training course includes a theory module which introduces you to the different varieties of coffee beans, their growing locations and how these influence the taste of coffee. The practical component of this barista coffee course puts into practice what you have learned - you will practice making the different recipes individually on our professional espresso machines. By completing this course, you will gain insight into the world of coffee and be capable of making standard espresso beverages.

A Certificate of Achievement in Barista Skills is available on completion of the course. 





Please note that the refund policy for this particular course is extended to 10 working days as we are required to order books from Service IQ for each student participating.

On successful completion of the course, please allow for 7-8 weeks before your certificate is processed. 


Please note: All courses need a minimum number to go ahead. If your course does not have enough enrolments, we regret that we will have to cancel and will let you know either by email or text. Courses are usually cancelled, when necessary, 2-3 working days prior to the scheduled start date.