The industry’s premier barista event.
All courses at Barista Camp are based on industry recognized standards and developed to take your skills to the next level. Taught by carefully vetted, highly experienced, industry leaders; the instructors and the curriculum at Barista Camp are bar none. A variety of hands on training workshops and lecture topics will be presented to meet the needs of those new to the coffee trade all the way to the most seasoned specialty coffee veterans. Baristas, managers, trainers, competitors, café owners and anyone interested in the growth of specialty coffee will be challenged at this unique, fast paced and educational event.
INVEST IN YOUR CAREER – WORK TOWARD BGA LEVEL 1 & 2 CERTIFICATES:
Whether you are just starting out or are well into your BGA certificate course work, Barista Camp will offer you the opportunity to continue on your path toward the internationally recognized BGA Level 1 or Level 2 certificate. If you’re just beginning your studies, we have an array of Level 1 courses available to help you progress. For those who already have completed Level 1 Training, Level 2 courses will be available. Professional certification is at the core of any successful career advancement-if you are serious about developing a career in the coffee industry, this event is the ideal way to connect with other experienced baristas and grow as a professional.
UNIQUE OFFERINGS ONLY AT CAMP
Barista Camp brings many unique opportunities to the barista. Special guest speakers, industry experts, and cutting edge industry topics are all added into the schedule to elevate the experience beyond the classroom. SYMPOSIUM@camp is one of these special offerings. SYMPOSIUM is a well known annual specialty coffee event that is described as celebrating new thinking in coffee. The SYMPOSIUM organizers bring a taste of this event to camp, presenting the latest news and ideas in coffee and opening dialogue around it. Learn about and engage in the rapidly evolving world of specialty coffee!
GET HANDS ON WITH THE BEST COFFEES, ESPRESSOS AND EQUIPMENT IN THE INDUSTRY:
Imagine having the opportunity to work alongside some of the best baristas in the world as well as the best coffees in the world. Not only does Barista Camp give you access to equipment, it brings together some amazing coffees and espresso roasted by some of the best in the industry. From Espresso, to pour-over, full emersion and beyond, BGA camp offers an opportunity to sample amazing coffees outside of your home region. Continue your sensory development in a fun and welcoming environment!