Interested in improving your English whilst learning a new skill that will help in finding a job in your host country? At LSI Auckland and LSI Brisbane you can combine your English classes with barista training. To apply for barista jobs you must be eligible to work while you study.

  • English tuition: 20 lessons per week (other lesson options available on request)
  • Course covers background knowledge and practical skills to be able to prepare and serve coffee in a commerical enviroment
  • Recognised certificates of barista training issued at end of the course essential for applying for jobs in coffee shops
  • Barista training: Auckland offers 15 hours (week 1- 3 afternoon sessions of 3 hours, week 2 - 2 afternoon sessions of 3 hours); Brisbane offers 5 hours taken over 1 day (Master Barista Training)
  • Course duration: 2 weeks in Auckland; minimum 1 week General English + 1 training day in Brisbane
  • Minimum language level: intermediate
  • Minimum age: 17 (Auckland)
  • More details here: LSI Auckand, LSI Brisbane

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