NACC00008 - Basic Barista Short Course

Course Details

Course Summary

This is a hands-on, three hour course introducing participants to the skills needed to gain employment in a café or coffee shop or to simply impress all your friends. Participants will learn about a range of different coffee styles (including cappuccino, café latte and long black), preparing and presenting coffee, as well as using and maintaining an espresso machine. By the end of the course, you will be able to create and serve a professional standard beverage.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Non-accredited)
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $105 (2018)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Hospitality and Beauty
Skill Area
  • Barista

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this short course.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Gain the skills needed to gain employment in a café or coffee shop, or simply impress friends and family. A Statement of Attendance will be issued on completion of this non-accredited short course.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

1 class for 3 hours
  • On-campus
Required Units
NU0008 Basic Barista Short Course More Information

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
NU0008 Basic Barista Short Course

Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure

On-campus

Mackay City

March: Part Time
May: Part Time
July: Part Time
August: Part Time
September: Part Time
October: Part Time
November: Part Time

Rockhampton City

February: Part Time
March: Part Time
May: Part Time
June: Part Time
July: Part Time
August: Part Time
September: Part Time
October: Part Time
November: Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

On-campus

Various course intakes are available in 2018 which are specific to each CQUniversity campus.
1 class for 3 hours
This course is available to study on-campus at the following locations:

CQUniversity Rockhampton City
Classes will be held from 5 pm – 8 pm at Willby’s Training Restaurant and will be available on the following dates:
  • Tuesday, 7 August 2018 (This class is full.  NO further enrolments)
  • Tuesday, 9 October 2018 
  • Tuesday, 13 November 2018
  • Monday, 3 December 2018
CQUniversity Mackay City
Classes will be held from 9 am – 12 noon at the Fifth Floor Training Restaurant and will be available on the following dates:
  • Monday, 20 August 2018 
  • Monday, 10 September 2018
  • Monday, 15 October 2018
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
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Resource Requirements
Whilst on-campus, students must wear closed in shoes. Strictly no thongs or open sandals permitted. Students should also bring pen and paper to the class.