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Barista & Brew Foundation Duo

Have dreams of being a barista? Foray into the world of brewing coffee and working an espresso bar with our brand new SCA Barista & Brew Duo.


If you have aspirations of being an all rounder in terms of coffee preparation, this duo is perfect for you. The Barista & Brew combo is a great way to be introduced to both the Espresso Bar and Brewing methods. 

For a limited time only, back to back dates are available for both SCA Barista Skills Foundation (our best selling module) and SCA Brewing Foundation. 

If you’ve been looking for a great way to utilise your SFC top-up and receive a well rounded intro to the life of a barista, this is it! 

What you'll learn: 

General Coffee Knowledge

- Coffee journey from seed to cup

- Differences between Robusta and Arabica coffee

- Introduction of specialty coffee and trends

Barista Skills (Foundation)

- Steps of Espresso

- Grinder Adjustment (Calibration)

- Milk Steaming Techniques

- Cleaning and Maintenance

Brewing Skills (Foundation)

- The Essential Elements of Brew

- Introduction to Brewing Methods

Inclusive of

E-learning (45 mins) - What is Specialty Coffee? (You will only need to complete this once)

SCA Barista Skills Foundation 

1. Virtual Classroom (3 Hours) 
2. Practical (6.5 Hours) 

SCA Brewing Foundation 

3. Virtual Classroom (3 Hours) 
4. Practical (5 Hours) 

Virtual classroom: The theory components of the module you have signed up for will be taught by an instructor in a Virtual Classroom, on the date that you have signed up for. 

Practical: There is then a practical component of the class where you will visit our Academy and be guided by an instructor on the hands-on components of the module you have signed up for.

Please ensure that you choose dates for ALL 4 Components when you sign up. You will need to take the virtual classroom sessions for each module BEFORE the practical sessions. 

Funding and Subsidies

Barista Skills Foundation is eligible for SkillsFuture credit and additional UTAP training benefit for NTUC members (for Singaporeans above 25 years). 


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