Online Barista Training

A comprehensive online barista training and coffee education platform
built by industry professionals!

Choose your program

Train Your Baristas or Train Yourself

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    • Account access for one (1) barista
    • Comprehensive Barista education
    • Full access to training platform and curriculum
    • Access to new videos, webinars and content updates
    • Career development
    • Certificate of completion

    3 months for $49.95
    and $14.95/month after the first 3 months

    Subscription auto-renews, cancel anytime

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    • One (1) retailer account (business and management resources)
    • Includes fifteen (15) employee accounts
    • Full access to training platform and curriculum
    • Access to new videos, webinars and content update
    • Retail tools
    • Certificate of completion

    $59.95/month OR Save 20% when you sign up for an annual subscription!

    Subscription auto-renews, Cancel anytime


The Curriculum

Our online training platform and business guidance is based on our history of pure dedication to the success of retailers and baristas in specialty coffee. This convenient online format provides a consistent training resource for baristas, as well as on-going education for retailers around the world.

Training Overview


  • Barista Terminology
  • Espresso Preparation
  • Milk Steaming
  • Latte Art Training
  • Manual Coffee Brewing
  • Workstation Cleaning
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Coffee Origin Experience
  • Roasting Fundamentals

Coffee Business

  • Menu Planning
  • Employee Relations and Culture
  • Beverage Cost Analysis
  • Marketing
  • Operational Systems
  • Efficiency & Controls
  • Strategic Planning
  • And more!

Certificate of Completion

With completion of our courses, you’ll be armed with the education you need to operate a successful retail specialty coffee business. You’ll also gain the comprehensive knowledge required to be a world class barista.

The certificate of completion you’ll receive also comes with the following accolades:

  • Respected and acknowledged by industry pioneers.
  • Known worldwide as the best coffee business and barista education available.
  • Certificate is backed by our many industry sponsors (specials available for graduates).


  • The workshop I took from Bellissimo Coffee Advisors was absolutely phenomenal, and I would highly recommend it to anyone looking to get the best start in the coffee industry. I know my staff and I will use the information contained in this workshop daily. The instructors all do an outstanding job!

    Mark W. | Pensacola, FL

The Experts

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    Bruce Milletto


    Bruce is recognized by the press and the coffee industry internationally as the voice of the specialty coffee industry. He has been interviewed by, or quoted in: the New York Times, the... READ MORE

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    Matt Milletto

    Vice President

    Matt has 20 years of experience in retail coffee, and is a partner and Vice President of Bellissimo Coffee Advisors. Matt started working as a barista in 1994, and has managed multiple... READ MORE

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