BARISTA WORKSHOPS
& SCA-CERTIFICATIONS

Barista workshops
& Certifications

EDUCATION LEARNING PATH

These classes are designed for all skill levels and industry backgrounds. From coffee lovers, to home baristas, to professionals who want to advance their skills, let us take your career further by helping you brew your best.

Estas clases est√°n dise√Īadas para todos los niveles de habilidad y experiencia en la industria. Desde los amantes del caf√© y los baristas caseros, a los profesionales que quieren avanzar en sus habilidades, Perm√≠tenos¬† llevar su carrera al pr√≥ximo nivel.

Barista Training Workshops

BARISTA WORKSHOPS

Learn the basics on how to get started brewing the perfect cup of coffee wether you are brewing at home or at work, our experienced trainers will guide the way to your best cup of coffee. *Workshops are taught in Spanish.

Talleres b√°sicos¬†dirigidos a baristas, o aficionados¬†del caf√©. Cubre¬†diversos temas como preparaci√≥n de espresso, calibraci√≥n de molino, latte¬†art y m√©todos alternos.. Talleres dirigidos ¬†por nuestros instructores AST o baristas cualificados. * Talleres son en espa√Īol *

SCA COFFEE SKILLS PROGRAM

Gain specialized practical skills from the Specialty Coffee Association - The standard in the special coffee industry based on years of experience from thousands of coffee experts from around the world. *Coffee Skills Program is taught in Spanish.

Obtenga el conocimiento pr√°ctico de la SCA – El est√°ndar en la industria de los caf√©s especiales. ¬†Basado en a√Īos de experiencia por miles de expertos del caf√©, alrededor del mundo. *¬†Clases son en espa√Īol¬†*

WHY GUSTOS COFFEE ACADEMY?

Advance your skills, guided by experienced instructors and
serve the best quality coffee

Advance your skills guided by experienced instructors and serve the best quality coffee

Quality Coffee Skills and Consistent Brewing Through AST Training

1. QUALITY & CONSISTENCY

The barista understands the specialty coffee industry standards and protocols for coffee treatment and preparation. and is able to prepare the best cup of coffee possible each time.

2. TRUSTED KNOWLEDGE

AST guided training empowers you with knowledge backed by the Specialty Coffee Association. This establishes a reference point for the final product allowing you to make better decisions.

3. CUSTOMER SATISFACTION

Offering quality products from a trained, educated staff ensures that customers are always taken care of. Building genuine interest in coffee through the quality of your service.

Quality Coffee Skills and Consistent Brewing Through AST Training

1. QUALITY & CONSISTENCY

The barista understands the specialty coffee industry standards and protocols for coffee treatment and preparation. and is able to prepare the best cup of coffee possible each time.

2. TRUSTED KNOWLEDGE

AST guided training empowers you with knowledge backed by the Specialty Coffee Association. This establishes a reference point for the final product allowing you to make better decisions.

3. CUSTOMER SATISFACTION

Offering quality products from a trained, educated staff ensures that customers are always taken care of. Building genuine interest in coffee through the quality of your service.

AST SCA TRAINER

MEET YOUR COFFEE INSTRUCTORS

AST Gustos Coffee Trainer Kathy Muir

Kathy Muir

With over 10 years of experience in the coffee service industry in Puerto Rico, Kathy M. Muir has developed and expanded her knowledge of the world of coffee since her 18th year. She has worked in different areas of the industry as a barista, Co-founder of two successful coffee businesses since 2011 and currently as an Authorized Instructor for the Specialty Coffee Association (AST, SCA)

In 2019 Kathy Muir became an Authorized Specialty Coffee Trainer and is currently accredited to teach the SCA Coffee Skills Program’s Introduction to Coffee, Barista and Brewing curricula.¬†

Together with the Coffee Academy of Gustos Coffee Co. she seeks to create an open educational space for all industry participants from amateurs to professionals.

With over 10 years of experience in the coffee service industry in Puerto Rico, Kathy M. Muir has developed and expanded her knowledge of the world of coffee since her 18th year. 

READ MORE..

She has worked in different areas of the industry as a barista, Co-founder of two successful coffee businesses since 2011 and currently as an Authorized Instructor for the Specialty Coffee Association (AST, SCA)

In 2019 Kathy Muir became an Authorized Specialty Coffee Trainer and is currently accredited to teach the SCA Coffee Skills Program's Introduction to Coffee, Barista and Brewing curricula. 

Together with the Coffee Academy of Gustos Coffee Co. she seeks to create an open educational space for all industry participants from amateurs to professionals.

AST Gustos Coffee Trainer Mario Gómez

Mario Gomez

Mario Gomez has over 10 years of experience within the coffee service industry in PR working as a barista, Co-founder of two successful coffee businesses since 2011 and most recently in 2019 acquiring the title of Authorized Specialty Coffee Trainer. 

His progress as a professional in the industry has always been directed to share and educate about his passion for coffee in his different roles in the industry and during the past two years exercising his position as an educator with Gustos Coffee Co.

As a coffee educator he has developed his knowledge by acquiring different degrees of education including the professional level of SCA Barista, Education in Coffee Roasting and receiving the title of Q Grader awarded by the Coffee Quality Institute.

Creating a space for education for all those interested in learning more about coffee is a priority and main goal when developing his educational program.

Mario Gomez has over 10 years of experience within the coffee service industry in PR working as a barista, Co-founder of two successful coffee businesses since 2011 and most recently in 2019 acquiring the title of Authorized Specialty Coffee Trainer. 

READ MORE..

His progress as a professional in the industry has always been directed to share and educate about his passion for coffee in his different roles in the industry and during the past two years exercising his position as an educator with Gustos Coffee Co.

As a coffee educator he has developed his knowledge by acquiring different degrees of education including the professional level of SCA Barista, Education in Coffee Roasting and receiving the title of Q Grader awarded by the Coffee Quality Institute.

Creating a space for education for all those interested in learning more about coffee is a priority and main goal when developing his educational program.

La Marzocco Gustos Hand Drawn Monster

SERVE GUSTOS WITH A CERTIFIED STAFF

Learn how a partnership with Gustos Coffee Co. can set your business up with the right tools for success. Accelerate your knowledge in running the ideal coffee shop with fundamental staff training and customer care.

CLASSROOM SAFETY GUIDELINES

SAFETY GUIDELINES FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION