Barista Training

Whether you're just looking to learn a bit more about coffee, or you're just want a fun event for family, friends or a work outing to get the basics on making and serving coffee, or... whether you want full certified training to become a barista as a career move - you've come to the right place.

Stokes in Lincoln offer all levels of barista classes - from amateur to master.
  • City & Guilds Level 2 VRQ

    City & Guilds Level 2 VRQ

    Stokes are pleased to offer the City & Guilds Level 2 VRQ barista training course, spread over 3 days. The course is fully comprehensive, you'll learn everything you need to know to become a full-time barista, with hands on training, ensuring you meet the highest standards and produce the best tasting and looking coffee, tea and hot chocolate.

    ou'll learn the theory as well as the practical - the history of tea and coffee, the origins, flavours and what they mean. You'll master your tools, learning all about different machines, maintaining and using them.

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  • An Introduction to coffee

    An Introduction to coffee

    Discover the history of coffee and the processes and production from crop to cup. Enjoy a coffee cupping session where you will taste coffee from different origins and different roasts to compare and make notes. Learn the brewing principles for different methods according to how you make your coffee at home.

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  • Coffee Tasting Experience

    Coffee Tasting Experience

    This coffee cupping session is the perfect course for coffee enthusiasts who want to experience new flavours and learn more about the different single origin and blended coffees we have to offer. You will try 8 different coffee samples and learn to taste like a professional. The course begins at 10am and lasts approximately 1 and a half hours.

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  • Home Barista Experience

    Home Barista Experience

    You will be taught how to work your machine at home, from getting the perfect grind to hints and tips on making professional barista style drinks at home. The course will begin at 1pm and last approximately 3 hours.

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