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SCA Barista Skills Intermediate | Edinburgh


This module is for established baristas looking to further their career to Head Barista level through a deeper understanding of coffee and brewing techniques.

From espresso brewing nuances to refined latte art patterns. Equipment care to workflow strategies. The SCA Barista Skills Intermediate course is the next step for baristas on the coffee career journey.

See extra course details below and available dates and times through the 'book now' link.

    How it Works

    All courses now include the SCA certification and enrolment fee in the price.

    1. Choose your preferred date, time and course
    2. Enter your SCA number in the notes (if you don't have one, you can create an account for free - here
    3. Complete transaction
    4. Once confirmed, an Origin Coffee AST trainer will officially enrol you into the SCA course (this can take up to 5 working days)
    5. Your Origin AST will contact you to confirm the timings and location of your course.
    6. That's it. You're all booked and ready for the next step in your coffee journey.
    Course Structure
    • Varieties, origins, processing methods & flavour
    • Dialling in espresso
Espresso brewing techniques
    • Latte art
    • Workflow strategies
    • Cafe work space design
    • Equipment care
    • Health, safety & hygiene
    • The course will be taught from our new South College Street cafe in Edinburgh. Please check the locations page for more details.