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Beginner Barista Course: Where it all begins

Introductory coffee course for budding baristas

Thu, 23 Sep 4:00PM (AEST) (+3 more)(Private Dates Available)
2 hours 30 minutes
Over 10 people have attended this class


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

Our 2.5-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 shot extraction

–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

Free parking is available on-site.

What to wear

Casual clothing, closed footwear.

Appropriate for

Anyone who loves coffee and wants to further their knowledge.

Mr Barista

Vendor since 2021

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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5.0 (4 reviews)
19 September 2021Beginner Barista Course: Where it all begins
My partner and I attended the beginner's course on Saturday and absolutely loved it. The whole course was very well explained and a lot of fun. Thank you again.
18 September 2021Beginner Barista Course: Where it all begins
Fun, friendly and informative! Perfect size class ..Thank you for a great experience and teaching me that coffee can taste great without sugar!
18 September 2021Beginner Barista Course: Where it all begins
Brett was amazing, we learnt so much in the short time , things I never would have even thought would make a good or great (or terrible) coffee. Thankyou so much, I highly recommended to anyone who loves coffee or wants to learn any coffee skills at all, for home or work.
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Refund Policy

- Refund and transfer requests. Refunds, transfers or credit will not be processed if you cancel within 48 hours of the class or event commencing. To request a refund or transfer, Mr Barista requires at least 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event. Please email hello@meetmrbarista.com.au to organise.

- Partial refunds. Mr Barista has the right to issue a partial refund, (i.e., A % of the total order) and to retain any booking and processing fees associated with the order.

- Missed classes. Mr Barista does not offer refunds, transfers, or makeup sessions for missed classes. If you can't make a class, you can arrange with Mr Barista to send someone else in your place.

- Cancelled class/event. In the event that a class is cancelled by Mr Barista, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.

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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).


Mr Barista requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class commencing for a refund, transfer or credit.


In the event that a class is cancelled by Mr Barista, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund, transfer or credit.

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