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SCA Barista (Professional - ENG)

  • Café Capitale & Belgian Coffee Academy 185 Kroonlaan Elsene, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, 1050 Belgium (map)

SCA Barista (Professional - ENG)


Language : English
Course price: 870€ (exam not included)
Exam & Certification: 180€ (SCA member) - 270€ (non SCA member)

BOOKING: For booking inquiries, please visit Café Capitale

AIM: Designed to test advanced skills and detailed knowledge of the science behind processes used, expected from a professional barista (for example, from someone working as a barista for 12 months or more, with some management responsibilities). Successful candidates should have a detailed understanding of their ingredients and of the techniques available to maximize the quality of the drinks made. They should be able to manage the skills of others to produce quality drinks and provide excellent customer service. They should be able to maintain their equipment to ensure continued quality.


1.0 Coffee Beans

2.0 Workspace management

3.0 Grinding, dosing and tamping

4.0 Extraction & brewing

5.0 Milk techniques

6.0 Barista menu

7.0 Hygiene, health & safety

8.0 Customer service

9.0 Cleaning, Maintenance, trouble-shooting & water

10. Café management

Earlier Event: November 13
SCA Barista (Intermediate - ENG)
Later Event: December 13
SCA Barista (Foundation - ENG)