Free Barista Essentials training for young adults

Young man and young woman at coffee machine in cafe
Tuesday, 5 December, 2023

Are you a young person aged 15-24 who is not currently in work, education or training but interested in working in the hospitality industry?

Check out our free Barista Essentials training on 5th December 2023 - consisting of a one-day practical training session and a follow-up online course leading to a certificate. 

You'll spend one day learning how to perfect your espresso and milk texturing techniques under the supervision of a professionally qualified barista trainer.

You'll then get access to an online course certified by the World Barista Institute and will receive a certificate on completion.

Do I qualify for this course?

Our main criteria

  • You must be living in our area of work, which is: Bray, Delgany, Enniskerry, Greystones, Kilcoole, Kilmacanogue, Newcastle Lower or Newtownmountkennedy
  •  You are a young person aged 15-24 who is not currently in education, employment or training

We may also give additional priority to people who belong to one or more of these groups:

  • Unemployed person
  • Low income worker
  • Disadvantaged woman
  • Disadvantaged family
  • Lone parent
  • From a new community
  • Living in a disadvantaged area
  • Person with a disability
  • Substance misuser
  • Traveller
  • Roma

Email: and and drop your name and phone number in the email - one of them will call you back,  or you can call 01 286 8266.  

This workshop is funded through our SICAP programme.