Ready Set Barista


A practical, hands-on course where you learn how to use a commercial espresso machine to make a range of coffees. The course is designed for people looking to work in the vibrant café scene or further training in hospitality. This is a non-accredited course.

This course is a Centrelink approved activity. People with a disability are encouraged to apply. 

What you will gain

  • Skills in operating a commercial espresso machine
  • An understanding of what makes a good barista
  • Improved skills and confidence to look for work
  • Improved skills and confidence to enrol in further training
  • A Statement of Participation

Course delivery

Classroom based using a commercial espresso machine under the guidance of our experienced barista trainer.
There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course dates 

2-day course 


There are no prerequisites for this course 

Fees and Charges

Do I have to pay?
There is no cost to you if you are eligible for Adult Community & Further Education (ACFE) funding. For more information on eligibility please go to Adult Community Further Education ACFE
If you are not eligible for Adult Community & Further Education (ACFE) funding fees will apply.
We encourage you to discuss your personal circumstances with our enrolment officer
This training is delivered with Victorian government funding.

For help or more information

or call our Enrolment Officer on 0498 594 731


Upcoming Courses

Course – Information Session Location Course Start Date Course End Date
Ready Set Barista 19 Jesuit Community College, 1 Langridge Street, Collingwood VIC 3066 28/05/2024 29/05/2024
Ready Set Barista 22 Werribee Bowls Club, 239 Watton Street, Werribee VIC 3030 17/06/2024 18/06/2024
Ready Set Barista 12 Narre Warren Bowls Club, 1 Magid Drive, Narre Warren VIC 3805 20/06/2024 21/06/2024
Ready Set Barista 13 Sydenham Neighbourhood House, 101/Level 1, 1 Station Street, Taylors Lakes VIC 3038 08/07/2024 09/07/2024
Ready Set Barista 14 Jesuit Social Services, 54 McCrae Street, Dandenong VIC 3175 22/07/2024 23/07/2024
Ready Set Barista 26 Merri-bek Youth – Oxygen Youth Space, 4/8 Gaffney Street, Coburg North VIC 3058 23/07/2024 24/07/2024