Certified Barista Training “COFFEE ART SPECIALIST”


Barista Training

The Coffee Art Specialist is a professional barista, an extremely proficient master in the coffee and coffee making world. In this course you will receive full training in traditional coffee-making and focus on preparing unique, coffee-based drinks even at events when you are working under pressure. You will learn: coffee based drink decorations (Latte Art basics and Advanced Etching), the maintenance of coffee machines and new, innovative recipes to help you stand out from other baristas.


You will also be offered a hands on internship after you acquire your MIXOLOGY certification. The Coffee Art Specialist program includes the following classes:





This course will give you the comprehensive professional training that will enable you to find immediate work in the industry as a barista, eliminating the gap between you and your “‘more experienced’ colleagues.    


International Certification


This barista and coffee course follows the normative law of the system of quality management ISO9001:2008 for which the MIXOLOGY Academy is certified by the prestigious RINA Services body. This international certification is recognized by the course quality and validity of the academy’s’ beverage administration and its professional courses on bartending, baristas and bar managers.


93 Stations and 5 Rooms Inside a 600 Square Meter Academy


The MIXOLOGY Academy is a professional European Academy for Bartenders and Baristas located within a 600 square meter space comprised of 5 separate rooms and 93 stations and equipped with the most modern bar supplies for an exceptional training experience. Take a look at our Virtual Tour to see our Academy, or browse  through our photo gallery!


License of Administration


The certifications for professional specialization from the MIXOLOGY Academy, approved by the municipality, will help you obtain 10 points towards obtaining a Administration of Food and Beverage License.


Hands-On Internship


After passing the written practical exam for the professional barista course, students are eligible to take a 1-week internship at any bar partnering with the MIXOLOGY Academy. This is a perfect opportunity for students to put the skills they have acquired to the test. If there are no internships available at the time of your search you can sign up on a waiting list free of charge.

Job Placement Agency


The coffee art specialist course includes the opportunity to work within our bartender and barista agency (depending on your performance) and start to develop a valuable professional network among our bars and graduates from our academy. This gives your powerful edge for becoming a respected member of the hospitality and food & beverage industry.


Take advantage of one of our discounted accomodations for 13 nights (the entire lenght of the course)

117 € instead of 312 € in Hostel (SAVE 195 €), or 420 € instead of 520 € for B&B with a single room (SAVE 100€)