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Locations

  • Drysdale Launceston
  • Devonport
  • Drysdale Hobart

Attendance options

  • Short course

Study type

  • Mixed Learning
  • On-Site
$

Tuition Fees

  • Commercial $ 284.00

Additional fees may apply. For more information, see Fees, payments and other costs.

Please note: The course overview is intended as a guide only. Not all courses are available at all locations or through all study types and attendance options. Please check Locations, Dates and Times below or enquire for further information.

Get the skills you need to make great coffee with this introductory Espresso Essentials course.

Essential for anyone who wishes to make a start in the café industry, this course will provide you with an opportunity to learn the basics of coffee making and is a great way to increase your knowledge of the café industry and gain a basic overview of coffee preparation.

This commercial short course, held at our specialist hospitality and tourism facility, Drysdale, is an introduction to espresso coffee making and will provide you with the basic skills and knowledge you need to make great espresso.

In this course you will learn how to extract espresso, texture milk and practice your technique in making espresso drinks, as well as how to safely operate and clean espresso machines and grinders.

On successful completion of this short course you will receive a Statement of Attendance. You might also like to further your tourism and hospitality career and consider enrolling in SIT30622 – Certificate III in Hospitality.

Locations, dates & times

CampusDateAttendance/DurationStudy typeApply/Enquire
North
Drysdale Launceston24 Jun 2024 -
25 Jun 2024
Short course

This 6 hour course is run over 2 evenings, Monday and Tuesday, 5:30pm to 8:30pm

On-SiteEnrol & pay now
Drysdale Launceston5 Aug 2024 -
6 Aug 2024
Short course

This 6 hour course is run over 2 evenings, Monday and Tuesday, 5:30pm to 8:30pm

On-SiteEnrol & pay now
Drysdale Launceston16 Sep 2024 -
17 Sep 2024
Short course

This 6 hour course is run over 2 evenings, Monday and Tuesday, 5:30pm to 8:30pm

On-SiteEnrol & pay now
Drysdale Launceston18 Nov 2024 -
19 Nov 2024
Short course

This 6 hour course is run over 2 evenings, Monday and Tuesday, 5:30pm to 8:30pm

On-SiteEnrol & pay now
South
Drysdale Hobart26 Jun 2024 -
26 Jun 2024
Short course

Attendance is required from 9:00am - 2:30pm.

On-SiteEnrol & pay now
North West
Devonport2 Jul 2024 -
3 Jul 2024
Short course

2 evenings, Tuesday and Wednesday 5pm to 8pm Market Square Pavillion, Oldaker St Devonport

Mixed LearningEnrol & pay now
Devonport20 Sep 2024 -
20 Sep 2024
Short course

1 day, Friday 9am to 3.30pm. Market Square, 17 Oldaker St Devonport.

Mixed LearningApply now
Devonport25 Oct 2024 -
25 Oct 2024
Short course

1 day, Friday 9am to 3.30pm Market Square, 17 Oldaker St Devonport

Mixed LearningApply now

Career opportunities

  • Café Attendant
  • Barista

Career opportunities

  • Café Attendant
  • Barista

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