Australian Barista Academy

Welcome to the Australian Barista Academy, dedicated to inspiring excellence in coffee brewing to the specialty coffee industry and passionate home baristas.

The good news is that you don?t need any experience. All you need is a genuine interest in coffee, and voila, you qualify. Go on, impress at home or become a barista to be reckoned with, you?ll find course options here for all levels.

Why attend a class at the Australian Barista Academy?

We take our training seriously, and we have the credentials to prove it. ABA instructors have collectively won over 15 barista competition awards and are experts in the field. Class sizes are kept to a minimum in order to ensure that each participant receives proper attention and maximum instruction. We use state of the art equipment and we only use fresh, locally roasted coffee.

Want to know more? Not sure where to start? Contact us directly; we?d love to hear from you.


ABA opening hours over the end of year period

Posted by Andrew Easthope on
Thursday, 18 December 2014 in
Coffee News

The ABA will be closed for a duration of the holiday period – please read this news post for more information.

How to use our courses

Posted by Andrew Easthope on
Wednesday, 10 September 2014 in
Coffee News

If want to get the absolute best results out of our training, we’ve prepared a helopful guide for you! Check it out inside.

Our Fundamentals course is now 4 hours long

Posted by Andrew Easthope on
Friday, 05 September 2014 in
Coffee News

Our Fundamental Barista skills course has been extended from 3.5 to 4 hours – find out why

Night and Saturday classes online for WA and VIC

Posted by Andrew Easthope on
Tuesday, 04 February 2014 in
Coffee News

Evening and Saturday classes are now online for both Victorian and Western Australian ABAs. Come experience the excellent training we provide at a convenient time!