Exceptional coffee isn’t enough to run a successful café business. Whether you’re starting fresh in the coffee world or you’re a seasoned coffee veteran, Barista Training is an essential tool to take any café business to the next level; and we just so happen to have the best Trainers in-house.

Whatever stage your staff are at with their coffee knowledge, Barista Training at Allpress is focused on building quality and consistency in your cafe. Our professional barista training programs are designed to develop your team and support your business as you grow.

Our Team of Trainers

Allpress trainers have spent years growing in the café environment. We have a deep understanding of our coffee and the importance of consistency in every café business.

Understanding the challenges that new and experienced baristas face we they not only have deep empathy for baristas but also have the first-hand knowledge and skills to efficiently operate in a fast-paced café environment.  Working together, our expert trainers will create a programme that is tailored to your staff training needs.

Training Facilities

Training Rooms

Each of our Allpress sites has a dedicated training space removed from the frantic pace of the café. Practical, in-depth classes teach the fundamentals as well as an understanding of what sets Allpress apart from other coffees in the industry to benefit both new and experienced baristas, with ongoing training designed to cater to the specific needs of your café or business.

On Site Training

For our friends brewing further afield, our training team can make their way to you on a scheduled basis for that important face-to-face training. Regional on-site training can be performed in your café, on your own equipment and is tailored to meet the needs of your business.

Barista Training Programs

Our barista workshops cover everything needed to upskill your staff and brew delicious coffee.

ClassPerfect Cup Class
Duration3 Hours
DescriptionAn essentail introduction to the fundamentals of espresso. This class includes a roastery tour, practical barista skills, milk steaming & pouring, workflow and cleaning.
ClassMilk Workshop
Duration2 Hours
DescriptionMilk science; texturing, consistency and refining latte art.
ClassDiagnostics
Duration2 Hours
DescriptionA deep dive into the dialling-in of espresso, diagnostics of extraction though sensory analysis and the importance of dose and yield.
ClassTrain the Trainer
DurationFull Day
DescriptionDesigned for your coffee experts in order to train cafe teams in-house. Take our tailored training programme back to your cafe to help your baristas excel.
ClassOnsite Training
DurationVaries
DescriptionOur trainers will come to you to address and unique challenges specific to your space or to develop areas of improvement. This can cover anything from the perfect rosetta, to speeding up service.
ClassSensory Skills
Duration3 Hours
DescriptionStepping away from the espresso machine, this session focuses on building a coffee lexicon, cupping, tasting and sensory skills that are invaluable to baristas.
ClassDurationDescription
Perfect Cup Class3 HoursAn essentail introduction to the fundamentals of espresso. This class includes a roastery tour, practical barista skills, milk steaming & pouring, workflow and cleaning.
Milk Workshop2 HoursMilk science; texturing, consistency and refining latte art.
Diagnostics2 HoursA deep dive into the dialling-in of espresso, diagnostics of extraction though sensory analysis and the importance of dose and yield.
Train the TrainerFull DayDesigned for your coffee experts in order to train cafe teams in-house. Take our tailored training programme back to your cafe to help your baristas excel.
Onsite TrainingVariesOur trainers will come to you to address and unique challenges specific to your space or to develop areas of improvement. This can cover anything from the perfect rosetta, to speeding up service.
Sensory Skills3 HoursStepping away from the espresso machine, this session focuses on building a coffee lexicon, cupping, tasting and sensory skills that are invaluable to baristas.

Barista Upskilling and Development

Not only is training essential for coffee quality but also for staff engagement and retention. Our training program has been designed in-house to support staff retention through learning, development, and up-skilling to keep staff engaged and honing their skills every time they’re behind the machine.

"Since Allpress started supplying us, our sales have increased by 25%! Their barista training is incredibly hands-on and the machinery support is very responsive". - Bread Ahead Bakery

Our team can tailor workshops to fit the needs of you business; focusing on workflow, speed, and efficiency training to ensure all staff can calmly keep up with the pace of a busy café. Our full café training also covers technical aspects of machinery maintenance, ensuring everyone understands troubleshooting solutions to minimise machinery downtime.

Whatever stage your staff are at with their coffee knowledge, Barista Training at Allpress is focused on building quality and consistency in your business.

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