Coffee Academy®

The Coffee Academy (Akademia Kawy®) team is consist of trainers, judges and coffee enthusiast facing with Coffee secrets.

In our Coffee Academy (Akademia Kawy®) , we have professional laboratory and the show room where we conduct coffee quality analyses, run training courses, international certifications for barista, organise presentations and test machines and accessories for brewing coffee. Thanks to our knowledge and experience we are one of the top companies in Poland specialising in complex consultations and training in all aspects of coffee business.


In 2002 we initiated first Polish Barista Championships SCAE/WCE (eliminations to the World Barista Championships) and organised and administer all related events in 2002 - 2012. Many of today key coffee professionals and authorities in Poland started their coffee career taking part in our championships as barista or judge.


SCA Coffee Skills Program (aka SCAE Coffee Diploma System)
We are one of the certified SCA CSP (aka SCAE Coffee Diploma System) trainers in Poland. SCA CSP it's a unique training program, evolved by professional trainers from SCA (Speciality Coffee Association). That program gives an opportunity to achieve new barista skills and acquiring additional ones. At the end of every course participants write an exam and test their practical skills. Passing the exams guarantee achieveing unique certificate, recognizable all over the World. If You want to sign up for one of coffee courses or want to know somethig more about it, send us an e-mail to info@akademiakawy.pl.

SCA Coffee Skills Program / Introduction to coffee
For Coffee Lovers

The start of your journey into the SCA Coffee Skills Program, for anyone with an interest in coffee. 

Time: 4 hours (1 day)

Cost: 500 PLN per person (VAT not included)

 

SCA Coffee Skills Program / Barista Skills: Foundation
For new born baristas

This hands on class will get you functioning at a professional work-rate and flow that is clean precise and efficient.

Time: 7 hours (1 day)

Cost: 700 PLN per person (VAT not included)

SCA Coffee Skills Program / Barista Skills: Intermediate
For professional baristas

An intensive program teaching a deeper knowledge of coffee, espresso production, milk, and key barista skills.

Time: 14 hours (2 days)

Cost: 1800 PLN per person (VAT not included)

Akademia Kawy® / Latte Art
For skilled baristas

Art of latte art - creating beautiful patterns on the surface of espresso. Rules, technique and practice.

Time: 7 hours (1 day)

Cost: 700 PLN per person (VAT not included)

Akademia Kawy® / Home Barista
For Home Baristas

Home Barista training is dedicated for those who wants to drink quality coffee at home.

Time: 6 hours (1 day)

Cost: 500 PLN per person (VAT not included)

Akademia Kawy® /
Courses for unemployed

Courses for unemployed from Local Employment Agency (PUP)


Akademia Kawy ® SCA Coffee Skills Program
Introduction to coffee

Who's it for?:
Anyone new to coffee looking to get to grips with the basics of everything from farm to cup should consider starting their coffee education with this intensive introduction.

Program:

  • history of coffee
  • coffee varietals and origins  
  • cultivation and crop
  • processing, grading and export preparing
  • logistics
  • roasting, packaging and coffee storage 
  • ginding and brewing methods
  • basics of epsresso brewing and cappuccino preparing 
  • best methods of home brewing
  • differences in tastes between varietals and origins (cup tasting)

Max class size: 6
Time: 4 hours
Cost: 500 PLN per person (VAT not included)
with Coffee Academy Certificate

Optional* - international exam and certificate SCA CSP
cost: 265 PLN per person (VAT not included) (time: 30 minutes)

*What You got?:
Basics and skills wanted on the coffee industry job market all over the World.


Akademia Kawy ® SCA Coffee Skills Program
Barista Skills: Foundation

Who's it for?:
cafe owners
begginer baristas
coffee enthusiasts working with espresso machines

Program:

  • short introduction to coffee: varietals, origins and specification
  • impotrance of freshness
  • choosing right espresso machine and grinder
  • working with grinder: calibration, dose and texture
  • calibrating espresso machine: pressure and temperature
  • espresso step-by-step
  • introduction to milk
  • frothing milk techniques
  • creating cafe menu
  • introduction to latte art
  • equipment maintenance

Max class size: 6
Time: 7 hours (1 day)
Cost: 700 PLN per person (VAT not included)
with Coffee Academy Certificate

Optional* - international exam and certificate SCA CSP
cost: 265 PLN per person (VAT not included) (time: 30 minutes)

*What you get?:
Qualifided barista skills wanted onto world's coffee job market.


Akademia Kawy ® SCA Coffee Skills Program
Barista Skills: Intermediate

Who's it for?: 
skilled baristas
cafes managers
barista trainer

Program:

  • coffee basics: varietals, origins, processing and roasting
  • workflow at cafe
  • working with flat burr grinders: on-demand and manual
  • effective dosing, distribiution and tamping
  • how to brew perfect espresso
  • preparing and work with milk
  • preparing milk microfoam
  • basics of latte art
  • technique of preparing every single coffee from menu and logic of orders
  • hygiene and safety for baristas
  • customer service
  • equipment maintanance
  • inside cafe menu

Max class size: 6
Time: 14 hours (2 days)
Cost: 1800 PLN per person (VAT not included) with Coffee Academy Certificate

Optional* - international exam and certificate SCA CSP
cost: 265 PLN per person (VAT not included) (time: 30 minutes)

*What You get?:
Skills wanted from shift managers and trainers working in cafes all over the World.


Akademia Kawy ® Latte Art.
Heart, tulip rosetta and more...

Who's it for?:

Training for everyone who wants to creating beautiful patterns on the sufrace of coffees. Baristas whos wanted to upgrade their skills and coffee lovers whos beginning their journey with macchiato, cappuccino and latte art are welcomed.

Program:

  • latte art techniques: free pour, etching
  • frothing mik techniques: milk quality, temperature, volume, time i texture
  • frequently errors in frothing
  • preparing microfoam
  • proper work with porcelain and espresso
  • patterns review and training: heart, leaf, rosseta, tulip
  • ething art practise: cat, mozaique

Max class size: 6
Time: 7 hours (1 day)
Cost: 700 PLN per person (VAT not included)
with Coffee Academy Certificate


Akademia Kawy® Home Barista
Home Barista - brewing coffee at home

Who's it for?:

Home Barista training is dedicated for those who wants to drink quality coffee at home. You will learn basics of espresso brewing and how to use equipment for alternative methods (like drip, aeropress, chemex, moka pot) to express the best flavours, tastes and aromas hidden inside coffee bean. 

Program:
Home Barista course is splitted into modules. Contents of each module is conform with participant and included:

- coffee knowledge: history, varietals and origins
- choosing right coffee for home brewing
- qrinders and proper grinding techniques
- working with espresso machine (basic knowledge)
- preparing espresso step-by-step
- rules and methods of alternative brewing: dripper, aeropress, chemex and others
- how to improve Your best coffee
- milk frothing basics for home baristas

Max class size: 6
Time: 6 hours (1 day)
Cost: 500 PLN per person (VAT not included)
with Coffee Academy Certificate


Akademia Kawy® For unemployed
Courses for unemployed from Local Employment Agency (PUP)

If You are unemployed person, registered at Local Employment Agency (Powiatowy Urząd Pracy) and wants to upgrade Your qualifications needed to work as a barista or open a cafe - You can run any course from our Coffee Academy.

For more info send us an e-mail to : info@akademiakawy.pl


Akademia Kawy®
Gabriela Narutowicza 37
05-091 Ząbki
Poland

tel. 22 781 77 77
e-mail info@akademiakawy.pl