SCA Trainings with Certification

Barista Skills foundation

The Foundation SCA certification is an examination of basic and slightly advanced knowledge of coffee. It consists of a written test and a practical test.

We will perfectly prepare you for the test though Gwilym’s Basic course which focuses on the key skills required to set a grinder, prepare espresso and cappuccino. The course will set a foundation from which to build practical skills for milk technique and latte art. It is also possible to take the certification after completing Petra Vesela’s Barista Basic training

Exam price: 1.850 CZK without VAT

If you are interested in the exam after training, please write it in the note on the application form.


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Barista Skills Intermediate

The Intermediate Barista certification is aimed at people with barista skills and experience, it is composed of practical exams and a written test.

It is ideal for someone who wants to explore how to improve coffee quality and prepare for more complex job functions found in the barista profession. In this course you will gain a deeper understanding of the coffee itself, specifically the impact of a coffee’s variety, origins and processing methods on flavor; the parameters of coffee dose, grind  water quality and shot time and their interaction when calibrating a brew recipe; drink construction and taste differences; workflow management and efficiency, sensory aspects of the espresso extraction; milk handling and techniques.


Exam price:

3.250 CZK for SCA members, 5.300 CZK for non-SCA members

prices are without VAT


For this certification we organize a 2-day course that will prepare you for the exam. The course is led by Gwilym Davies – World Barista Champion 2009 and authorized SCA trainer, translated by Honza Štursa if needed.


Price of two-day course: 8.400 CZK without VAT / per person, plus exam


If you are interested in the course, please write to the e-mail: info@kavovekurzy.cz. If we do not have an appointment for the training, there is no problem for you to devise a suitable date.

Number of participants per course: 2-4 participants


Barista Skills Professional

A course to prepare you for the most advanced SCA barista certification. Designed to test advanced skills and detailed knowledge behind the processes used, the certification consists of a practical exams and a written test.

It includes the creation of an espresso recipe, deeper knowledge of coffee varieties, their processing and roasting. During the practical tests the barista is expected to work professionally and quickly to produce quality drinks and provide excellent customer service. You should have technical knowledge around the grinder and coffee machine to ensure continued quality.


Exam price: 5.600 CZK for SCA members, 7.900 CZK for non-SCA members, prices are without VAT


For this certification we organize a course that perfectly prepares you for the exam. The course is tailor-made according to the barista’s experience. For the duration of the course, its price and date, please email us at: info@kavovekurzy.cz

Number of participants per course: 2-4 participants

To take the Barista Skills Professional certification you must have passed the Barista Intermediate level.

Brewing Foundation

The Brewing Foundation course introduces you to the different methods of brewing coffee, the course is a mix of theory and practical to teach you how to produce a tasty brew based on the understanding of the essential brewing elements and analysis of your drinks.

To gain the certification there is a practical and a written test which we will perfectly prepare you. It is also possible to take the certification after completing Petra Vesela’s Filtered Coffee training.


Exam price: 1.850 CZK without VAT


If you are interested in the exam after training, please write it in the note on the application form here.


Brewing Intermediate

The Intermediate Brewing certification is aimed at people with barista skills and experience, it is composed of practical exams and a written test.

This course covers a wide range of topics, including an exploration of the brewing process in terms of device, the essential elements of brewing and their individual influence on the final cup; the scientific method of measuring and charting coffee strength and extraction; the analysis of brewed coffee and adjustments to consider in order to deliver a delicious, well balanced cup.


Exam price: 3.250 CZK for SCA members, 5.300 CZK for non-SCA members, prices are without VAT


For this certification we organize a 2-day course that will prepare you for the exam. The course is led by Gwilym Davies – World Barista Champion 2009 and authorized SCA coach, translated by Honza Štursa if needed.

Price of two-day course: 8.400 CZK without VAT / per person, plus exam

If you are interested in the course, please write to the e-mail: info@kavovekurzy.cz. If we do not have an appointment for the training, there is no problem for you to devise a suitable date.

Number of participants per course: 2-4 participants


Brewing Professional

A course to prepare you for the most advanced SCA barista certification. Designed for truly experienced brewers the certification consists of practical tests and a written exam.

Includes preparation of filtered coffee, recipe creation for individual coffee / methods. Using the Brew Control \Chart and TDS measurement, the brewer is expected to be professional, clean, fast working and able to make a quality brewed coffee


Exam price: 5.600 CZK for SCA members, 7.900 CZK for non-SCA members, prices are without VAT


For this certification we organize a course that perfectly prepares you for the exam. The course is tailor-made according to the brewer’s experience. For the duration of the course, its price and date, please email us at: info@kavovekurzy.cz

Number of participants per course: 2-4 participants

To take the Brewing Skills Professional certification you must have passed the Brewing Intermediate level.

 


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SCA Trainings  with Certification
SCA Trainings  with Certification