Wolff College of Coffee

Mastering the Craft of Espresso – Beginner Course


This course will introduce you to the theoretical and practical components of crafting espresso. You will learn all the essential techniques required to be a gun barista using specialty coffee. 

Recommended for
- Coffee enthusiasts (no prior experience required)
- Gifts for family & friends (birthdays and special events) Gifts for family & friends (birthdays and special events) Gifts for family & friends (birthdays and special events)

  • Cafe all-rounders & beginner baristas
  • Budding baristas 
  • Home espresso makers
  • Team building

 Course content

  • Dialing in specialty coffee
  • Texturing silky smooth milk
  • Managing all barista equipment  
  • Understanding the Coffee Taster’s Flavour Wheel 

What’s included

  • Espresso theory - learn the coffee fundamentals to get you started
  • Espresso machine practice - hands on experience using our in-house espresso machines & grinders
  • Take-home course notes/workbook
  • Unlimited coffee (you are more than welcome to drink the coffee you make)
  • Wolff College of Coffee Certificate of Completion signed by Peter Wolff

    Duration: 3 hours (4:30-7:30pm)

    Location: Wolff College of Coffee - 140 Gerler Road, Hendra Qld 4011

    Course educator: Joshua Walhain

    Maximum course numbers: 8 people

    What to wear: Comfortable clothes (sleeved shirt) & enclosed shoes

    Cancellation & refunds

    We do offer a change of mind exchange or refund if notice is given within 48 hours of the course commencing. We are unable to exchange, transfer or refund course bookings if the notice falls outside of the 48 hour window. To see our full list of Terms & Conditions in relation to Cancellations & Refunds please click here.

    Common questions

    Have a burning question which is not listed on here? Please check our list of common questions please click here. If you can’t find the answer to your question please get in touch with a member of our Education Team - call 06 0335 2023 or email education@wolffcoffeeroasters.com.au