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Train hands-on to be a professional or home coffee barista!

Why learn from Highlander Coffee Academy?

More than just issuing you a certificate of achievement, our quality hands-on coffee training will share with you how to make an outstanding cup so that your customers or guests will return for more!

Since the launch in Nov 2004 of our Intensive Hands-On Barista Workshop, we have trained several thousands of participants. Read what our past participants have to say...

If you do not have any background or very little knowledge in coffee, we strongly suggest you attend the Gourmet Coffee Appreciation Workshop (Level 1) first. You may wish to then attend the Coffee Cupping Workshop (level 2) where we share with participants how to taste coffee and learn about the coffee origins from the different continents. Lastly, you may choose to sign up for our Professional Intensive Hands-on Barista Workshop (level 3) where you get to learn hands-on the art and science the preparing espresso beverages with the comercial espresso machine.

Yes a Highlander Coffee certificate of participation will be awarded at the end of the Intensive Hands-on Workshop.

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What will be provided?

Course Fee

professional hands-on barista workshop (level 3)

Topic Name


Principles of Espresso Making

To achieve a sound understanding of the what makes a good espresso and the various cafe espresso beverages

Exploring The Different Espresso Beverages

To get updated on the latest and different definition of the drinks served commercially

Essence of Stretching and Texturing Milk

To gain a detailed knowledge of how to correctly stretch and texture milk for wonderful milk based espresso beverages.

Overview of the Espresso Machine and Grinder

To understand the workings and safety precautions of the various espresso machines components and functions

Preparing The Coffee Work Station

To appreciate the importance of preparatory work and the essential barista tools needed to achieve good coffee making

Demonstration On Making the Various Espresso Beverages and Latte Art

To learn the proper sequence and different techniques used to make core commercial espresso drinks with milk art

Barista Trainees Hands-On Session

To augment theory learned earlier by going hands-on to efficiently make core espresso beverages.

Demonstration of Espresso Machine and Grinder Maintenance

To fully appreciate the importance of regular espresso machine maintenance and how to do it.

Course Summary and Q & A

To answer any doubts during the class

Total Time

3 to 3.5 Hours

about our barista class

Who Should Attend?


Overall Objectives of Workshop for the Participants

What will be provided?

Course Fee