Coffee Education

At Di Bella Coffee not only are we passionate about coffee, we are passionate about education! It is our aim to improve coffee standards in homes and cafes by providing education on all aspects of coffee – from how coffee is sourced all the way through to producing the ‘perfect’ cup of coffee. We take an ‘educate, not dictate’ approach to coffee, with all courses designed to provide you with an understanding of the fundamentals, while you take control to achieve your desired taste in the cup. We also have a range of educational resources to help guide your journey to coffee knowledge.

Tours

Di Bella Coffee factory tour (free of charge)

Duration - 15 minutes

If you’re interested in the roasting process then this tour is for you! We will share with you the history of Di Bella Coffee while showing you our state of the art roasting facilities. Afterwards, enjoy one of our signature blends in the coffee of your choice; on us of course!

Tours run Monday – Friday between 2pm and 4pm, bookings essential. Minimum 4 people.

To book a free tour please phone 07 3252 5858.

Warehouse tour

Crop to Cup Tour ($20 per person/$15 for students and seniors card holders)

Duration – 45 minutes


Join us on a journey…From Crop to Cup. In this guided tour we will look at how coffee is grown and harvested, and how these can affect the flavour in the cup. We will give you an insight into the art of blending and roasting our signature coffees. One of our baristas will show you how we create the Ultimate Coffee Experience and learn the basics to making a great cup of coffee. Enjoy a coffee on us before you go, taking a barista manual.


Tours run Monday – Friday between 11am and 3pm, bookings essential. Minimum 4 people.

To book please phone 07 3252 5858.

Coffee training

Navigate your domestic coffee machine (free of charge) 

Duration – 45 minutes


Bring in your domestic coffee machine and let one of our training specialists show you the basics to operating it. Learn the essentials  of making a great cup of coffee at home, through dosing and texturing milk. We will also give you some tips on general cleaning and maintenance of your machine.


Training sessions run Monday – Friday between 11am and 3pm, bookings essential.

To book your free training session please phone 07 3252 5858.

Get the most out of your domestic coffee machine ($70 per person)

Duration – 1 hour and 15 minutes

Let us take you further into the coffee making process during this in-depth, one-on-one session. Once we help you to understand the capabilities of your machine, we will step you through the secrets of making a great cup of coffee. We will show you how to adjust the variables of grind, dose and pressure to tailor your coffee to suit your preference. Finish up with a complete cleaning and maintenance demonstration to ensure you get the most out of your machine time and time again.

Training sessions run Monday – Saturday between 11am and 3pm, bookings are essential.

To book please phone 07 3252 5858 or email us at enquiries@dibellacoffee.com.au

Domestic Machine training

Commercial Machine Training ($175 per person)

Duration - 2 hours

Suited to the professional barista and advanced home barista, this 2 hour one-on-one session will take your understanding of espresso technique, grind adjustments & latte art to the next level.

This session can be completely tailored to your skills and needs.

Please note that this is a non-certified course.

Duration 2 hours, available Monday – Friday 10am – 4pm $175


To book please phone 07 3252 5858 or email us at enquiries@dibellacoffee.com.au

Courses

Coffee appreciation; the ultimate Crop to Cup journey with Di Bella Coffee ($130 per person)

Duration – 2.5 hours

In this session we want to help deepen your love of coffee in a relaxed, highly informative and hands on class. We will cover the coffee growing process from cultivation and harvesting through to extraction and everything else in between!  In this course there is a strong focus on single origins and the characteristics each region contributes to a coffee blends overall flavour. You will also identify the key variables that affect the taste of your coffee, and learn to understand how these variables will affect the result in the cup. This course concludes with around 1.5 hours hands on training with an espresso machine to practice what you have learnt. This course includes a complimentary Crop to Cup training manual and 250g of one of our signature blends.

Courses run every Saturday, bookings essential. Minimum 3 people.

To book please phone 07 3252 5858

Latte art


Cupping Session ($30 per person)

Duration – 2 hours

Let us guide you through cupping – a tasting technique used to evaluate the profile of a coffee to determine the quality of coffee from different origins. In this session you will learn how to distinguish different flavour profiles between single origin coffees.

Cupping sessions run Monday – Saturday between 11am and 3pm, bookings essential. Minimum 6 people.

To book please phone 07 3252 5858.


Cupping

Corporate/Team Building

Blended: hands on team building event ($100 per person)

Duration – 1.5 hours

We love the way that coffee brings people together. This is why we offer a hands-on class that is perfect for team building, corporate events, Christmas parties or even to learn a little more about coffee with a group of friends.

Learn about coffee, work together to roast a signature blend, make and enjoy a number of coffee varieties and test your taste buds by comparing a single origin to a signature blend. Be educated on how to perform basic latte art and receive a take home or office pack to remember your experience.

Like all of our events, ‘Blended’ suits any size group, and is flexible enough to tailor the event to suit your needs and interests. Minimum 3 people.

Available sessions are Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm.

To book please phone 07 3252 5858 or email us - enquiries@dibellacoffee.com.au







Saturday Sessions

Join our trained retail specialists and expand your coffee knowledge & skills! We offer a variety of Saturday courses to choose from and can cater for all coffee education requirements. From Cupping Sessions to Roastery Tours we offer a personalised and comprehensive course and tour selection to suit all interest and skill levels.


Monthly Showcase Events

Join our trained retail specialists for our complementary monthly Bean Lab showcase events. These limited ticket events are a must for those wishing to explore even more about coffee. To stay updated with what’s coming up and how to be included on our mailing list please follow our Facebook page.


Training

Be your own barista at home! Bring in your domestic coffee machine and one of our specialists will demonstrate the basics of operating, correct dosing and grinding, texturing milk & latte art as well as proper cleaning and maintenance as part of our “Get The Most Out Of Your Domestic Machine” training course.

To book any of these free training sessions, please phone 07 3252 5858