Barista Training

We offer different levels of complimentary, bespoke training for all of our wholesale customers; whether its for first time baristas, or professionals who want to take it to the next level – we have got you covered. With plenty of experience as baristas and café-owners, we will do everything to ensure top preformance amongst staff, and can even provide advice for day-to-day running of the establishment.


Knowledge, Techniques and Insights
from Barista Specialists

At the moment we run 2 different levels of training, exclusively for our wholesale clients.


The Basic Barista Skills

This is an introduction to the world of coffee and barista skills.

Content: History of coffee, coffee from plant to cup, basic barista skills and milk techniques, drink recipes, cleaning of espresso machine.

The Basic barista skills training can also be run at the client’s site, and it would last around 1.5 hours depending of the number of people attending.

Intermediate Barista Skills

This is a course designed for more experienced baristas. It focuses on technique and sensory aptitude to develop the barista’s palate.

Content: Grind adjustment, espresso tasting skills, latte art and espresso machine calibration.

This level of training is only run at our roastery in Croydon.


Speciality Coffee Suppliers

80 Stone Coffee is a speciality wholesale coffee supplier with a long and passionate story for all things coffee. All our coffee beans are roasted in our London based roastery. Browse our shop to see the different beans we have to offer. We not only provide you with the best La Marzocco equipment but we provide some great barista training. See how a barista training can improve your espresso.