SCA COFFEE CLASSES

Looking to make a career in coffee?

Portland Coffee Roaster’s classroom is one of the few SCA-certified locations in Portland. We offer multiple levels of courses that are taught by seasoned instructors with many years of industry experiences. So check out the current schedule and availability. Let us support dream and help you get to the next level.

Upcoming Classes

Professional Level Class

SCA Barista Skills
Intermediate Level
November 4th and 5th, 2019

Looking to take your coffee career to the next level? Join us for a 2 day class covering espresso theory and tasting, practical bar skills, equipment maintenance, cost management and more. A written and practical exam for SCA Barista Skills Intermediate certification will immediately follow the class (class price includes exam and certification fees).

Professional Level Class

SCA Barista Skills
Professional Level
January 29th, 30th and 31st, 2020

Ready to dive in to the theory, science, and practice of espresso? This course provides in-depth discussions of espresso chemistry, brewing science, and barista technique. Join other cafe managers, coffee educators, and more in a class specifically geared for the experienced coffee professional.

Requirements: You must have completed the Barista Skills Intermediate Course testing before taking the Professional level course.

About Our Classes

OUR COURSES

In addition to our wholesale training program, we’re so excited to offer classes from the Specialty Coffee Association’s Coffee Skills Pathways. These courses are the new global standard in coffee education and give students of all levels the opportunity to refine and certify their coffee skills.
 

OUR CAMPUS

In addition to our wholesale training program, we’re so excited to offer classes from the Specialty Coffee Association’s Coffee Skills Pathways. These courses are the new global standard in coffee education and give students of all levels the opportunity to refine and certify their coffee skills.

YOUR JOURNEY

Specialty Coffee is a diverse industry and we are here to help you develop your passion and sharpen your skills. Our commitment is to provide you with the knowledge and skills you’ll need to grow and advance as a coffee professional.