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Why should I choose the London School of Coffee?

Our Trainers are the best. Each of our trainers is renowned in the Speciality Coffee Industry for her/his knowledge, experience and skills. In most cases, the only place you will be able to benefit from their expertise is at the London School of Coffee.

We are the first and largest Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCA) Premier Training Campus in the UK. We instruct in all coffee industry disciplines and have the latest equipment to enable us to teach, from the beginner to a professional level, Roasting, Brewing, Barista Skills, Green Coffee, Sensory and The Q-Arabica Combo - the highest qualification within the coffee industry.

As a testament to the quality of our equipment, site and trainers, The London School of Coffee was awarded the SCA Premier Campus certification in 2018.

Where do courses take place?

Where is the London School of Coffee?

Who attends your courses?

How large are your classes?

Do you offer team building events?

What is your cancellation policy?

What’s the difference between the London School of Coffee’s (LSC) own courses, The Speciality Coffee Association’s (SCA) courses, and VRQ City and Guilds courses?

Are there prerequisites for Professional level courses?

What happens if I don’t pass an SCA Examination?

Can someone with no previous barista experience attend your Latte Art course?

Do you provide refreshments?