The most important factors for making great espresso are good fresh coffee beans and skilled barista. We offer training for business and individuals whether for business or for interest. The training session are in English or Thai and can be booked by appointment only.

1. Basic Barista training

Basic Barista Training duration 3-4 hours

The course is suitable for: Individuals, small groups, cafe or hotel staff.

Maximum group size is 4

The prices are listed below and the cost per person reduces with the size of the class.

  • 1 person – 3,500 baht
  • 2 persons – 6,000 baht
  • 3 persons – 8,000 baht
  • 4 persons – 9,500 baht

Since the training is hands on the smaller the group the more time for practicing the skills learned.

Topics and skills covered in the course:

  • Brief History of Coffee
  • coffee types
  • Cultivation and processing of coffee
  • Roasting coffee
  • Understanding espresso including history and theory
  • Grinding coffee for espresso and learning to use a commercial coffee grinder
  • Dosing Coffee for espresso
  • Tamping
  • Adjusting the grinder
  • Pouring single and double shot espressos
  • Learning the espresso drinks menu
  • Understanding and operating the espresso machine
  • Water
  • Steaming milk and pouring milk based
  • Latte art
  • Accessories needed to make good coffee
  • Coffee machine cleaning and maintenance
  • Resources for further development of skills and knowledge

2. Advanced Barista Training

Maximum group size is 4
The prices are listed below and the cost per person reduces with the size of the class.

  • 1 person 3.500 baht
  • 2 persons b.000 baht
  • 3 persons – 8,000 baht
  • 4 persons – 9,500 baht

For people \v-lo have already completed basic barista training and wish to up-skill. Especially for those already working as baristas.

Topics and skills covered:

  • Refreshing basic skills and principle
  • Fine tuning he espresso grinder
  • Using manual and auto grinders
  • Single Dosing
  • Barista time management skills
  • Water temperature
  • Tamping and dosing
  • Cups and volume ratios
  • Milk steaming
  • Adapting to different equipment
  • Water filters
  • Cleaning and maintenance regime

3. Latte Art Training

Maximum group size is 4
The prices are listed below and the cost per person reduces with the size of the class.

  • 1 person – 4.000 baht
  • 2 persons – 7.000 baht
  • 3 persons – 9.000 baht
  • 4 persons – 10,500 baht

For people who have already completed basic barista training and \evish to specifically, develop latte art skills. Especially useful for those already working as baristas.

Topics and skills covered:

  • Refreshing basic skills and principles of espresso extraction
  • Milk pitchers, shapes sizes, and choices
  • Steaming perfect microfilm
  • Free pouring techniques
  • Basic patters: Heart. Rosetta, Tulip
  • More advanced art patterns
  • Etching
  • Low fat or flavored milk
  • Coffee Appreciation Class
  • A brief history of coffee 5
  • Cultivation and processing 5
  • coffee types 2
  • Coffee roasting explained and live demonstration of roasting coffee beans 20
    Sample different coffees and different brewing methods including siphon 5,
    cold brew 5 nitro cold brew 5 Chemex 5 espresso 5

For more information and booking please contact:

info@phuketcoffeelab.com
+66 80 534 5512