Coffee University: Coffee
University was developed by Illycaffe and is taught by Illycafe
representatives. Classes are available in wide-ranging subject
matters. See www.unicaffe.it
for more information including dates and prices.
The Italian Coffee Academy: A coffee
course offered by Sandalj
Trading, the premier distributor of fine espresso
coffees to Europe. Topics include sensorial evaluation of
blends and single origins, espresso cupping techniques, and
Italian espresso training.
ABIC: ABIC offers excellent and extensive
courses in cupping, defect detection, and brewing. The course
is only offered in Portuguese, but is highly recommended.
See www.abic.com.br for more information or write Teresa
Pinto at email@example.com .
SCAA: The Specialty Coffee Association
of America offers a number of courses to its members. Please
visit their site for more information www.scaa.org.
Agtron: Carl Staub of Agtron offers
a fantastic course in roasting based upon the scientific
principles of roast development. He can be reached at:
9395 Double "R" Blvd
Reno, NV 89511
El Camino College: El Camino offers
a semester course in espresso machine maintenance. Information
from this program can be furnished by the SCAA or SCI. www.coffeefix.org.