SCA Barista Skills Intermediate


Date: 24 July 2024
4 in stock

The SCA Barista Skills Intermediate Course is designed to further enhance your coffee brewing skills and knowledge, taking you beyond the basics of espresso preparation. This course focuses on developing a deeper understanding of espresso extraction, milk texturing techniques, and latte art. It is the perfect opportunity for baristas who have mastered the fundamentals and wish to refine their craft to a higher level of excellence.

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the science behind espresso extraction and make informed adjustments to achieve optimal extraction parameters.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in milk texturing techniques to produce velvety microfoam and consistently textured milk.
  • Create latte art designs, including hearts, tulips, and rosettas, through proper pouring techniques.
  • Evaluate espresso shots and milk-based beverages for quality, taste, and presentation.
  • Develop workflow efficiency and multitasking skills for a high-volume coffee shop environment.

Pre-requisites: SCA Barista Foundation

Recommended for:

  • Experienced baristas seeking to advance their skills and knowledge in espresso preparation.
  • Coffee shop owners, managers, or trainers who want to enhance the expertise of their barista team.
  • Coffee enthusiasts looking to deepen their understanding of the coffee brewing process.

Duration: 8 hours

All participants will receive a SCA Barista Skills Intermediate Course certificate upon successful completion.

A minimum of 2 participants is required for the class to commence. Classes fall on alternate Sunday of the month. For any questions or to book a slot for the SCA Barista Skills Intermediate course, please drop us an email at