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The Long-Standing Home of UK Coffee Training

Founded to help make good coffee great

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LSC Skills Based Courses

Along with Diedrich Roasters, we offer our own selection of non-accredited skill-based courses; perfect for those looking to gain the knowledge without having to sit the exams.

As well as including practical training in professions such as barista skills and roasting, we also offer knowledge based business classes; such as our how to start a roastery or coffee shop courses.

SCA Diploma Courses

The London School of Coffee is Certified by the Speciality Coffee Association as a Premier Training Campus. 

This qualifies us as one of the UK's top training centre for speciality coffee, allowing us to offer a range of different courses.

Roasting Training

We offer a wide variety of roasting courses, taught by real industry experts. These range from taster sessions to professional classes for roast masters.

We cover everything you need to know to become a successful roaster, as well as how to manage your own roastery.

VRQ City & Guilds

This Vocationally Recognised Qualification (VRQ) is designed to help you develop the skills you need to work professionally as a barista in any environment.

Q Grading

Want to join the world’s coffee cupping elite? 

Find out more if you have what it takes to complete the most prestigious course in coffee.

HIRE THE SCHOOL!

From private bespoke training for your business, to fun team building activities for non-coffee based companies; here at the school, we can offer a wide variety of options that suit your needs. Sessions can be tailored for your requirements, with staff and catering provided as desired.

  • A Perfect Size

    500 sq ft of training room provides an intimate learning space.

  • 4 Workstations

    Equipped with the Espresso Machines, Grinders and Knock Boxes for an individual experience

  • Rent the Room or a Machine

    Individuals & groups can come and practice their skills -  with a trainer on hand to help you!

  • Expert Trainers

    Sessions are taught by some of the most experienced instructors in the industry!

How to Brew Coffee using the Marco SP9

Featuring Emma Haines

Join us at the London School of Coffee for a brief introduction to brewing pour-over coffee with the Marco SP9

Customer Reviews

We dont need to speak for ourselves

Just took Sensory Intermediate with John Thompson, the man, the legend. Facilities are amazing and the instruction was faultless. Very challenging but super interesting.

Great Course! Very useful and practical information of how to start a coffee shop. Robert is knowledgeable and experience in the coffee industry. I've learnt a lot in this 2 days course. Highly recommend.

Brilliant tuition and so welcoming!

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