FREE Specialty Coffee Training Course & Employment Support

at Well Grounded

Date Posted:
10 Jan
London, GB
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We are very excited to announce that applications are now open for our next 8 week Specialty Barista Traineeship, launching in the February

Summary of the course

  • Free barista training and paid work placement,
  • Ongoing into-employment support on completion of the course to find work,
  • Internationally recognised barista qualification from the Specialty Coffee Association,
  • Technical barista skills, customer service and interpersonal skills, CV writing,
  • Fun and relaxed training environment,
  • Handbook and materials provided,
  • All travel and lunches paid for,
  • Access to our graduate programme on completion with opportunities of coffee events, refresher training days, and job search support

Dates and location:

  • Assessment Day: 15th February,
  • If the candidate is eligible and passes an initial phone call assessment, they will be invited to the Assessment Day,
  • The assessment day is compulsory to be considered for the programme,
  • Training Starts: Wednesday 22nd of February,
  • Time of training days: 09:50am-4pm
  • Training Location: Camden, North London
  • Work placements: 4 weeks of work experience, before ongoing into-employment support to get a job in coffee


  • 18+,
  • Unemployed or on a zero hour contract,
  • Not in training or education,
  • Actively looking for work,
  • Have the right to work in the UK,
  • Have conversational and written English comprehension skills,
  • Have basic maths skills,
  • Be a resident of London

Deadline for applications

11th of February

Applications may close before the deadline if we are oversubscribed. Not all applicants can be guaranteed a place due to capacity.