Barista Workshop



4 Hours

Course Cost

  • Home enthusiast

  • Complete beginner

  • Industry novice

  • Owner/Manager

Skill Level


Barista School Ireland  BSI / Certificate

Barista Workshop


What's included

  • All materials and equipment

  • Discounted lunch (optional)​​at BSI Cork

  • Free Wifi

  • All Coffee & Milk 

  • Small class numbers

  • Notes to take home

  • End of Day Assessment + Results

  • BSI / Certificate on completion

  • 4 weeks ongoing support (email)     This will ensure that any questions you may have following the course are answered professionally and your progress can continue long after the training has finished.

Committed to long term personal partnerships

Ongoing Support

Barista Workshop


Barista Workshop


Course Content

We break our classes down into two segment area's, 1. Theory 2. Practical. By doing this we can can clearly focus on each area and define the individual needs of each student.

1. Theory

  • History of Coffee

  • How to make Espresso

  • ​Milk Chemistry

  • Cafe/Coffee shop Menus

2. Practical

  • Equipment Introduction

  • Espresso machine & grinder setup

  • Perfecting espresso (The base to almost every coffee shop drink)

  • How to steam milk like a pro

  • Latte art techniques

  • Designs - heart, rosetta, tulip

  • Barista assessment + feedback


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Our 4 hour Barista Workshop Express is an excellent opportunity for mix of different people and skill levels. Total novice to someone already working in specialty coffee or who has a desire to work in specialty coffee, who employs  or supervises baristas. You will learn right  from the beginning what it takes to become a professional barista. We will give you the tools and support you need to keep progressing forward.


You will learn about the origins of coffee, milk suppliers, milks, espresso machine equipment, troubleshooting bad milk, beverages recipes used by specialty coffee shops, competitions and opportunities available today. 

We are constantly reviewing and updating the course content so you can enter the course completely assured that you will be taught the newest and most in demand tricks of the trade.


Once you are BSI  certified the opportunities are endless. Why not take your skills to a trendy espresso bar in South Korea, a slick Italian speciality coffee shop in Rome, or join the buzzing speciality coffee scene in Cork or Dublin.The power is in your hands. 

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We are Ireland's premier barista schools, with courses nationwide and a dedicated center of excellence training school located in Cork 


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