Barista Training & Latte Art Course Melbourne

Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria Coffee Training Studio

Barista Training Studio Location: 16 River St Richmond VIC 3121

Join our Barista & Latte Art Courses for an immersive and hands-on experience where you'll learn the secrets of brewing the perfect espresso, mastering milk texturing, and creating jaw-dropping latte art. Led by our team of expert instructors, our courses are designed to unleash your inner barista and give you the skills and confidence to create café-quality coffee at home or work. With hands-on learning and access to top-of-the-line equipment, you'll be well on your way to mastering the perfect cup of coffee.

Choose the Melbourne Barista Training Course for you

Espresso Foundations

This course covers everything from the basics of espresso extraction to milk texturing, providing students with the skills they need to create high-quality espresso-based drinks.

Duration: 3 hours

Price: Starts at $165

In our interactive, in-person training you’ll get to experience:

  • Introduction to the world of specialty coffee
  • The dynamics of extracting great espresso coffee
  • How & when to adjust the grind
  • Steps to load a handle for efficient workflow
  • Correct tamping techniques
  • Learn how to create silky milk
  • How correct pouring techniques can retain flavour in your milk coffee
  • Espresso menu
  • Coffee machine maintenance

What's in it for you?

  • Coffee on arrival
  • Unlimited beans & milk to practice with during the class
  • 250g bag of coffee to take home
  • Certificate of completion

Latte Art Course Melbourne

Keen to master the perfect pour? This coffee art course will guide you step-by-step through the fundamentals of any type of latte art. By the end of the course, students will have the barista skills and knowledge to create beautiful and intricate latte art designs that will impress not only your Instagram followers but also the most discerning coffee lovers.

Duration: 2.5 hours

Price: Starts at $132

In a 2.5-hour session, we will cover:

  • Understanding how to produce the best milk for latte art
  • Splitting techniques
  • Creating a solid base
  • An array of patterns from the simple heart to the more complicated tulip, rosetta and swan.

What's in it for you?

  • Coffee on arrival
  • Unlimited beans & milk to practice with during the class
  • 250g bag of coffee to take home
  • Certificate of completion

Brew Ratios Course

Do you feel like you are not getting the best out of your coffee and want to explore it more? In this class, we’ll discuss the use of coffee recipes, and how to apply this to a café situation or at home.

Duration: 3 hours

Price: Starts at $132

This course will give you technical and practical know-how on the following concepts:

  • Espresso extraction: rules & guidelines
  • Understanding the use of brew ratios and how to apply these across blends and single origins
  • Roasting influences that affect espresso cup quality
  • Milk vs Espresso recipes
  • EK43 workflow

What's in it for you?

  • Coffee on arrival
  • Unlimited beans & milk to practice with during the class
  • 250g bag of coffee to take home
  • Certificate of completion

Please note that the availability and schedule of classes may vary so check out the upcoming schedule here.

Why train with Veneziano Richmond's Studio?

Industry-leading trainers with years of experienc

Veneziano's Barista Courses are taught by industry-leading trainers with years of experience in the coffee industry. They have a wealth of knowledge to share and are dedicated to helping students become the best baristas they can be.

Hands-on training with the latest equipment and techniques

Veneziano's coffee classes offer hands-on training with the latest coffee-making equipment and techniques. Students get to practice their skills using the same equipment they will use in a real cafe, giving them a competitive edge in the job market.

Comprehensive curriculum covering everything coffee

The Barista Course curriculum at Veneziano is designed to cover everything from the history of coffee to latte art. Students will learn about the origins of coffee, how it is roasted, and how to prepare different types of coffee drinks. They will also learn about the art of latte-making and how to create stunning designs using milk foam.

Small class sizes for personalised attention

Veneziano's Barista Courses have small class sizes to ensure personalised attention for each student. This allows trainers to provide individual feedback and guidance, ensuring that each student gets the most out of the course. Students will be able to learn at their own pace and ask questions as needed.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have any online coffee courses?

Can I reschedule or cancel my course?

What’s your refund policy?

You may get a refund 7 days before your scheduled course

What if I can't make it on any of the available course dates?

Please get in touch via our contact page and we will be happy to work out a solution for you. 

Are your courses nationally recognised?

Our courses aren’t nationally accredited, however Baristas from our cafes regularly frequent our courses to learn industry leading standards. We also provide a certificate of participation for each of our courses.

What coffee machine and other coffee equipment do you use for the training?

La Marzocco is our machine brand of choice for our cafes and training studios. We also have a range of grinders including Mythos, EK 43, Robur S.