Green Coffee Intensive Combo
Green Coffee Intensive Combo
This 3-Day Green Coffee Intensive Combo combine programs from two organizations (Coffee Quality Institute & Specialty Coffee Association) to give students a comprehensive foundation and understanding of factors that contribute to quality in the green coffee (seed).
Day 1 - Intro to Post-Harvest Processing is a 5-hour online or in person non-certification class geared toward coffee professionals or aficionados who want to better understand the basic processing methods. The class covers a brief history of coffee processing, coffee harvesting methods, pre-cleaning measures and the standard post-harvest processing methods: natural, honey, mechanically demucilaged, fully washed, and wet hulled.
The goal is to understand the traditional processing methods and the importance of the coffee post-harvest processor in determining flavor profile.
Students will understand the traditional coffee processing methods in terms of the fruit anatomy, when and why these methods developed, and how common processing terms are used differently by different origins and actors.
This class from the Coffee Quality Institute offers an introduction to green coffee post-harvest processing methods. Learn the science and techniques to improve quality and consistency in every cup of coffee. Gain key insights to apply across the entire value chain.
Day 2 & 3 - SCA Green Coffee Foundation offers an in-depth program for coffee industry professionals to develop their knowledge and skills with green coffee. Learn about topics such as coffee processing, harvesting techniques, coffee origins, and quality control. Benefit from practical skills development and professional mentoring that will help you on your journey.Learn the key concepts surrounding green coffee: Production, process, classification, transportation, storage, arrival at destination. Learn how climate change is affecting coffee production.
Venture into the world of specialty coffees starting with one of the most important aspects, the raw material: the green coffee bean.
Upon completion of the 3-Day Intensive, students will: earn a CQI Award of participation for the one day class. Then, they will take the SCA Green Coffee Foundation written exam online. After passing the exam, students will earn a certificate from Specialty Coffee Association in Green Coffee Foundation, and 5 points towards the SCA Coffee Skills Diploma.
Refund Policy: Training fees are fully refundable (less a 3.5% payment processing fee) if training is canceled at least 14 days prior to the start of the course. No cancellation is available with less than 2 business days notice, however you can reschedule with the corresponding rescheduling fees.
Rescheduling Fees: No fee is applied if rescheduling is requested at least 14 days before the start of the course. A rescheduling fee of US $150 will apply if rescheduling is requested less than 14 days prior to the start of the course.