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February Workshop Bundle
February 11 @ 8:00 am - February 15 @ 5:00 pm$500 - $2850
Take the Business, Barista, Advanced Barista Workshop as a bundle package for a discounted price. Interested in adding on our Introduction to Roasting Workshop as well? Call for exclusive discounts!
These intensive workshops include lectures on start-up, operations, management, and hands-on training in the espresso lab learning proper beverage preparation. This five-day, full immersion style workshop bundle is designed for entrepreneurs, prospective business owners, existing coffee bar owners, barista trainers and managers. Our students have a true passion and dedication for succeeding in specialty coffee retail, and want to perfect their craft as a barista.
Business subjects include: A Brief History of the Specialty Coffee Industry, Concept Development, Business Plans, Acquiring Financing, Finding a Location, Negotiating a Lease, Coffee Bar Design, Cafe Ambiance, Selecting Equipment, Menu/Products/Recipes/Prices, Interviewing and Hiring Employees, Employee Training, Operational Systems and Controls, Financial Projections, Marketing Your Business, and Dealing with Employees.
Espresso Lab practicum subjects include: Grinding, Tamping and Extracting Espresso, Pulling the Perfect Shot of Espresso, Grinder and Machine Basics, Steaming and Foaming Milk for Lattes and Cappuccinos, Hot and Cold Drink Recipe Basics, Blended Drinks, Cleaning and Machine Maintenance, Coffee History, Customer Service, Principles of Latte Art and Pouring Latte Art.