barista course gold coast

Beginner Barista Course: Where it all begins

Introductory coffee course for budding baristas

Over 100 people have attended this class


All baristas remember precisely when and where their coffee journey began. Why not make yours with Mr Barista?! 

Our 3-hour Beginner Barista course delivers an engaging, interactive and hands-on first-time coffee experience, setting a solid foundation for you to becoming a barista.

Beginner Barista teaches best-practice techniques and processes covering:  

-Coffee recipe – dose, extraction time, yield

–Texturing milk 

–Mastering your favourite coffee/s 

–Cleaning and packing down the machine 

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What you will learn

  • Prepare & serve milk based espresso beverages to industry standard

What you will get

  • Completion certificate
  • Learn the basic skills necessary to get started in the specialty coffee industry.
Parking Info

There is plenty of onsite parking.

What to wear

Casual clothing, closed footwear.

Appropriate for

Anyone who loves coffee and wants to further their knowledge.

Mr Barista

(62 Reviews)

Crafting a good coffee isn’t a natural gift, it’s an acquired skill. To understand techniques and processes then put them into practice can only be learnt from a passionate barista offering a tailored experience. With Mr Barista, we show you how to refine your coffee ritual. 

Our barista courses will be facilitated by our head barista training expert, Brett Barfoot. Brett’s been crafting coffee for the Gold Coast devoted for over a decade, and has also worked internationally in Berlin (Germany) and Singapore.

Our Barista courses offer you the opportunity to delve deeply into the exotic world of coffee; we share the care, attention and love that goes into crafting a pure cup of coffee remembrance. 

Our intimate class sizes include plenty of practical instruction to put the skills you learn into practice on our premium machine. Together, we hone your competence while building your confidence to brew like the best. 

With Mr Barista, we empower you to master the art of coffee. 

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4.9 (59 reviews)
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Kerolrated it
10 Sep 2023
We had a small group and it was very one on one learning. Mr Barista would answer any questions we had. You felt calm in the class and he let us do the process as many times as we wanted to. It was so worth the 6hr round trip to go to this class. Would recommend it to anyone.
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Cancellations & Refunds

If the organiser cancels the class:

You are entitled to a full refund.

If you can't attend the class:

  • A refund can be requested 2 days before class starts. An admin fee of AU$15.00 applies.

Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Mr Barista or organised by Mr Barista must agree to these terms and conditions.


I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Mr Barista


I agree to give Mr Barista unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Mr Barista  classes and events or on Mr Barista premises. (For use of Mr Barista marketing materials).

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