Improving the quality of coffee, from crop to cup.

Coffee is what we know.

From international

direct trade

relationships to tailor-made

espresso blends.


We offer a wide range of courses and consulting services to meet your needs, whether you're a novice roaster to a producer with generations of experience. Invest in your business by visiting one of our courses



  • It's an opportunity to see farming from up close......I could not believe just how much effort goes into producing a great cup of coffee.
    Kostas Sideris Athens, Greece
  • The amount of knowledge and insight I gained from the course was fantastic.
    Luke Creswell, Bru Coffeehouse
  • Thanks for helping to create a foundation of confidence in my own palate; I now feel I have the building blocks to start to develop a seasoned palate and enjoy coffee on a whole other level
    Rob DiPatri, Joe Van Gogh, Hillsborough, NC
  • This is the first time in my entire life that I feel in touch with the coffee.
    Luz Elena Castro 4th generation coffee grower, Quindio, Colombia

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Boot Camp Live – 5 day intensive course

Wishing to become a Coffee Pro? Take this 5 day highly intensive course and study our online  ”CoffeePro” course

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Roast Profiling and Cupping

For beginning professionals or for more experienced roasters who want to expand their coffee horizon

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Grown in the USA – Coffee Farming & Quality

Come to Santa Barbara, CA to learn about coffee farming and processing at the only coffee farm in the mainland USA

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Q-Grader Combo Training & Exam

Wishing to become a licensed Q grader? Take this 6 day highly intensive course (3 days) followed by the challenging Q exam (3 days).

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Understanding Green Coffee

Our comprehensive course for aficionados and professionals wishing to learn about all aspects of green coffee, from production to procurement.

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Advanced Roasting Techniques

Take your roasting skills to the next level by investigating roasting profiles tasting the results and refining your coffee expertise. For students with previous coffee roasting experience.

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Single Origins And Creating Blends

Learn how to evaluate and create award winning coffee products for your café or roasting business.

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BootCamp: Online Courses for Coffee Professionals

For beginning professionals or for more experienced roasters. baristas, cuppers or coffee business owners who want to expand their coffee horizon.

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Coffee Roasting, Tasting and Quality (Europe)

Hands on 3-day training for beginning coffee professionals; learn about roasting practices, tasting techniques and fundamental quality

Services

  • It's an opportunity to see farming from up close......I could not believe just how much effort goes into producing a great cup of coffee.
    Kostas Sideris Athens, Greece
  • The amount of knowledge and insight I gained from the course was fantastic.
    Luke Creswell, Bru Coffeehouse
  • Thanks for helping to create a foundation of confidence in my own palate; I now feel I have the building blocks to start to develop a seasoned palate and enjoy coffee on a whole other level
    Rob DiPatri, Joe Van Gogh, Hillsborough, NC
  • This is the first time in my entire life that I feel in touch with the coffee.
    Luz Elena Castro 4th generation coffee grower, Quindio, Colombia

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