Coffee Course // Understanding Coffee // Coffee Inside Out

Università del caffè Excellence on Coffee and Cappuccino Course

An understanding of espresso equipment, settings and maintenance, producing the perfect espresso and cappuccino for all coffee enthusiasts.

Dedicated to the great Italian classic, Cappuccino excellence will make you master the techniques to prepare an impeccable espresso and the secrets to obtain a perfectly textured, thick milk cream.

To book a spot on our course and to view dates please go to our shop and view under accessories.


Full Day Course (Time: 9:00am – 16:30pm)


R1800 ex vat per person

Type of course

Theoretical & Practical

Further Enquiries

Tina Harilau: 011 493 8701

Please note

A minimum of 5 persons per course or else we reserve the right to postpone or refund your money.

Bookings & Dates

To book a spot on our course and to view dates please go to our shop and view under accessories. KINDLY NOTE THAT OUR COURSES ARE CANCELLED TILL FURTHER NOTICE.


9:00 – On arrival at our offices we will serve you a continental breakfast and a cup of our famous illy coffee to start your day!

9:30 to 12:30 – You will learn some interesting facts and information on coffee

  • History and evolution of espresso coffee
  • Evolution and characteristics of the espresso machine and the concept of grinding
  • Rules for a perfect extraction and practice drills on grinding
  • Art and science of the espresso illy coffee
  • Tasting session highlighting the most common mistakes
  • Maintenance and cleaning the equipment

12:30 to 13:15 – A delicious lunch will be served leading to the next exciting element of the course

13:15 to 16:30 – The practical fun begins here, where you will be taught and practice hands on:

  • The fundamentals of espresso coffee
  • Milk and its characteristics
  • Theory of milk emulsion
  • Equipment: Jugs and Spouts
  • Practical training on how to prepare cappuccinos and milk emulsion

A Certificate of attendance will be issued on completion of the course.

Type of course:

Theoretical & Practical


Full day Course

Target Participants:

Coffee lovers and anyone who would like to further their knowledge and practical skills on coffee and how to make a perfect cappuccino. Baristas, home users, students and corporate team building.
If your loved one is a coffee fundi this will be the perfect gift for them…


R1800 ex vat

Bookings & Dates:

To book a spot on our course and to view dates please go to our shop and view under accessories.


This course is only available in Johannesburg (65 Eloff Street Extension, New Centre, Johannesburg) and is in English.

64/66 Eloff Street Extension, Village Deep, Johannesburg

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