Short Courses

Introduction to Espresso Coffee Making

Do you love coffee? Do you want to learn how to make a great coffee? Melbourne Polytechnic's Introduction to Espresso Coffee Making short course will teach you how to make a quality espresso coffee and you'll have a lot of fun in the process.

Course Code: SHS067

Fees: $115.00


Melbourne Polytechnic’s strong, dark short course on coffee is suitable for beginners and will provide the skills to help you gain employment in a café, bar or restaurant. Note: Hipster beard is not a compulsory pre-requisite

Learn skills and knowledge including:

  • history of coffee
  • different types of coffees
  • roasting blends
  • coffee service espresso
  • extraction milk frothing/texturing
  • operating, cleaning and maintaining coffee machines and grinders
  • prepare and serve different styles of coffee including cappuccinos, cafe lattes, ristretto, macchiato, mocha and espresso.

Available Sessions


Start Date: 05/11/2016
End Date: 05/11/2016
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm


Start Date: 26/11/2016
End Date: 26/11/2016
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Course Cancellation or Postponement

Courses with low enrolments may be cancelled or delayed. You will be notified of this 48 hours prior to course commencement.

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