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Barista Basics - 1 day

Barista Basics - 1-day course

This one-day course will offer the full range of front of house aspects to working in a café/small restaurant environment with specific focus on barista training, and customer service. Learners will gain hands on experience in the safe operation of a commercial coffee machine learning how to prepare and make a range of coffee types, know and observe safe practices in using an espresso machine and grinder, and have a basic understanding of how to shut down and clean the coffee-making equipment.Skills such as customer service and team work will be covered and reinforced through role plays and simulated work scenarios.
This course is aimed at providing people looking for a job in cafes or hospitality with some basic experience in the industry. On completion you will receive a Certificate of Achievement.
Open to anyone over 15 years of age.
Key Details
The course runs from 10am-3pm 

Eltham L&LN Training site, 905-907 Main Rd, Eltham (opposite the Burger Lounge, next to Eltham Kindergarten) (15 yrs and over)

Enrolment Fees
Fee-paying - $95
Concession - $86

What to Bring 

  • a drink bottle
  • lunch
  • a snack/morning tea if desired
  • notepad and pen.
There is a small fridge in the classroom where you can store your lunch for the day

Eligibility for Government Subsidised fees 

Concession fee

This fee is available to:

  • Commonwealth Health Care Card holders, and their dependant children and dependant spouses
  • Pensioner Concession Card holders, and their dependant children and dependant spouses
  • Veteran's Gold Card holders (but not their dependants)
  • There are no pre-requisites for this course.
    People with a disability are encouraged to apply.



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Upcoming Workshops

Name Location Date Cost
Barista Basics Eltham Friday 20 January 2023 10am-3pm $95.00

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  • Diamond Creek
  • 119 Cowin Street
  • Diamond Creek 3089

  • Eltham
  • 739 Main Road
  • Eltham 3095

  • Panton Hill
  • 18 Bishops Road
  • Panton Hill 3759

  • Nillumbik Shire Council trading as Living &
  • Learning Nillumbik, Registered Training
  • Organisation No. 3989, ABN 64 487 894 794

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