Corporate Barista
Training Course

Onsite Coffee Training Adelaide

Barista Course Adelaide offers on-site training and assessment at your venue, ensuring that your staff are professionally trained in a way that is personalised to your workplace, barista work area and equipment.

Barista Training Course options:

Barista Basics (Onsite Training)
Non-accredited Course Includes introduction to:
Coffee making, equipment used, preparing coffee, enhancing the flavour of coffee and maintenance of equipment.

This course is designed for you if you have want an introductory course to the art of making great coffees.

Barista Pro (Online Training with Classroom Asessment)
Nationally Accredited Course Includes: 
SITHFAB005 – Prepare & serve espresso coffee 
SITXFSA001 – Use hygienic practices for food safety


This course is designed for you if you have an interest in coffee making AND intend to serve in a commercial restaurant or business setting.

Onsite Barista Course Adelaide

Barista Course Adelaide will make barista training your staff a breeze with our onsite option, enabling your baristas to gain all the skills and knowledge they require to make coffee like a pro using your own machines and set up. We also offer a same-day certificate and competitive pricing.

You can be confident that you are getting top training from a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), and experienced real-world trainers.

What will your staff learn in Onsite Barista training Adelaide?

  • The best and most hygienic practices for food safety
  • Reporting requirements for the industry
  • Selecting the right beans, roasts and blends
  • Operating the grinder
  • Using all the onsite coffee equipment
  • Assist customers with their orders and provide accurate information about the products
  • Frothing milk with a steam wand
  • Presentation standards
  • Fixing common machine faults
  • How to make different types of coffee

Why should my staff do barista training?

Making coffee is a bit of an art form these days. Coffee consumers know what they’re on about when it comes to choosing a decent brew. Many people have favourite cafes and even favourite baristas, who know how to consistently serve a quality cup. If you want repeat business, you want the best baristas. In addition, you want all of your staff to  understand food hygiene basics as a crucial part of best practices for service.

Which Barista course should I do?

Our Barista Basics course comes with a Certificate of Completion + one national accredited competency: SITXFSA001, Use hygienic practices for food safety.

If you wish to go the Barista Pro option, the core national accredited units are SITHFAB005, Prepare and serve espresso coffee + SITXFSA001, Use hygienic practices for food safety which contain all the skills and know-how you will need to become an excellent barista. Your staff will receive a Statement of Attainment for both units.

Are there any entry requirements?

There are no formal requirements to do our Barista training. There are basic numeracy and literacy requirements, however. For example, students need the ability to:

  • Read safety data sheets (SDS) and read the product instructions for chemicals
  • Ask customers what they would like, understand their responses and offer various options
  • Read instructions for the operation and maintenance of the equipment
  • Write orders out
  • Read recipes for beverages 
  • Estimate amounts of milk and adjust doses of coffee
  • Fill out incident reports

Please note: SITXFSA001, Use hygienic practices for food safety is a prerequisite for SITHFAB005 Prepare and serve espresso coffee, so SITXFSA001 must be done first.

Are international students eligible to do the Onsite Barista Course?

Any international students wishing to undertake the training are welcome to do so, provided they have a student visa.

How long does the Onsite Barista course Adelaide take?

The Onsite Barista Course Adelaide is an intensive 5-hour face-to-face training and assessment at your venue, with some pre-learning as well. 

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Enquire on how we can help you and your team today.

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