Barista Training

Tiny Footprint Coffee offers fun, interactive training classes for baristas of all skill levels. From the rookie home brewer, to the seasoned coffee shop veteran, and everyone in-between. Our classes provide insight and hands-on training to enhance your knowledge and bring fun to the coffee experience. So come on, join us.

Class Schedule

Class Descriptions

Barista Level 1

Intro to green coffee, intro to roasting, espresso extraction in depth, micro-foaming in depth, make a complete drink.

Latte Art

Quick barista 1 review, heart fundamentals made easy, practice with water, live practice, practice, practice, rosetta fundamentals, more practice.

Cold Brew + Nitro Cold Brew

From small personal batches to filling a keg for Nitro on tap — we’ll cover, hands on, how to do it, what it costs and how much to charge.

Brewing Basics

Building recipes using golden cup theory, pour over brewing techniques, test recipes on Chemex, Kalita, and other devices, qualitatively and quantitatively evaluate results.

Cupping

How we taste, how to cup, coffee descriptions, play the “name that coffee” game (blind tasting).

Preventative Maintenance

Clean the coffee path from start to finish using a model schedule, how to
inspect and replace wear and tear parts, calibration points, water filtration.

Tree Planting