Pen Y Lan | City Centre | Penarth Town | Lakeside | Penarth Pavilion

Foundation Barista Skills Course

This course will cover all foundation elements of being a barista. Everything from adjusting your grinder and tamping technique to espresso machine maintenance and the science of extraction.

Milk steaming and pouring to achieve latte art will also be covered in the second part of the session.

It will have you heading home packed with enthusiasm for producing great tasting drinks and more knowledge that you thought possible. 

Machinery used :

VA Mythos One, Espresso Grinder

Mahlkoning EK43, Filter Coffee Grinder

La Marzocco FB80 3 group espresso machine


We ask attendees to arrive at 6pm for 6.15pm start - and the course runs until 8.30pm/8.45pm


July - The course will be held at Waterloo Tea, 17-19 Clearwater Way, Lakeside, CF23 6DL

September onwards - the venue will be Waterloo Tea, Wyndham Arcade, Cardiff, CF10 1FH

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If you are buying this as a present for someone then you can get it in voucher form so they can choose a date that suits them - click here for that option.

We also host private sessions for those wanting to learn advanced skills and/or coffee shop set up workshops. If you would like to book a session to cover these aspects please email info@waterlootea.com


We also hold a latte art course - which may be of interest to those wishing to perfect that skill. For this course please get in touch via our contact page.




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Category: barista course

Type: Courses

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