Advanced Barista Espresso Coffee Melbourne

Short Courses Australia deliver Advanced Barista Espresso Coffee course including the full unit of competency for SITHFAB025 Prepare and Serve espresso coffee and SITXFSA005 Use hygienic practises for food safety across Melbourne and Regional Victoria. Cost: $290.00 Duration: 18 Hours (3 full days)


Advanced Barista Espresso Coffee Course Melbourne

Short Courses Australia provide daily training courses in Advanced Barista espresso coffee at our Melbourne training centres in Melbourne & across regional Victoria.
Want to further enhance your skills and become an experienced barista, Nowadays it is essential to have the knowledge and tools to understand how to dial in coffee and perfect your skills, This technical and in-depth course breaks down the complexities of coffee and goes through the advanced theory behind espresso. Building on from our introductory barista espresso coffee course.

Students will learn how to perfect espresso making from adapting and adjusting grinds, perfecting and training their palate to recognise a well-extracted coffee. We finish the course by delving deeper into advanced milk steaming and pouring techniques with structured practice time.

Advanced Barista Espresso Coffee Courses are delivered face to face in our purpose-built coffee training rooms across Melbourne.

This course includes the national unit SITXFSA005 Use hygienic principles for food safety and SITHFAB025 Prepare and Serve espresso coffee.

This courses also comprises part of the national skills set of SITSS00048 - Espresso Machine Operation

This (18) eighteen-hour 3-day course applies to any hospitality organisation that serves espresso coffee beverages, including cafes, restaurants, bars, clubs, function and event, potential job outcomes can range from:

  • Barista's
  • Waitpersons
  • Bartenders
  • Food and beverage attendants
  • Hospitality management
  • Event staff
  • And any other applicable positions within the industry
  • Students who have completed the Barista Espresso Course
  • Baristas learning to dial in espresso and grinders and develop their skills
  • Advanced home coffee enthusiasts
  • Any serious coffee lover

This course also applies to espresso machine operators who operate with some level of independence and under limited supervision.

Please note: Complex repairs of equipment would be referred to specialist service technicians.

What you will learn

  • Advanced practical experience on an espresso machine
  • Advanced espresso theory
  • Developing espresso recipes
  • Espresso palate development
  • Advanced milk texturing
  • Advanced latte art


Upon successful completion of this 18 hour coffee course, you will receive a certificate with the national unit of competence SITHFAB025 Prepare and serve espresso coffee as well as a SITXFSA005 Use hygienic principles for food safety certificate and a certificate of completion for Advanced barista espresso coffee course.

Successful Students can use these nationally accredited courses as credit for further vocational education or studies.

*This course duration includes the unit SITXFSA005 use hygienic principles for food safety (pre-requisite)

National Unit

*Students can use the statement of attainment SITHFAB025 Prepare and serve espresso coffee and SITXFSA005 Use hygienic principles for food safety in NSW, ACT, QLD, SA, NT, VIC, TAS and WA.

Pre-Requisites: SITXFSA005 Use hygienic principles for food safety

Entry Requirements: Minimum vocational age

Credit Transfer or Recognition of prior learning: view our Student Handbook for more information.

Cost: Includes all course materials, including digital certificates of completion*.

* Paper based certificates incur further costs view our Student Handbook for more information.

Proof Of Indentity

Participants are required to bring proof of identification documents, such as a passport or driver's licence on the day of training.

Advanced Barista Espresso Coffee Course Melbourne Training Delivery Options

This course is offered via a face-to-face mode of delivery at our colleges across Victoria.

Select Book Now to attend a face to face session at our training centre at Level 6, 350 Collins Street, Melbourne,or;

If you require further information on your session and explain the learning and assessment process, please view our Student Handbook alternatively contact Short Courses Australia on 1300 747 430 or email

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The cost of the course is $290.00 per person, including national unit of competence certificate. Click Here for Onsite Course delivery at your school or workplace.

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