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SCAAMember2014Danes Specialty Coffee has partnered with Specialty Coffee Association Of America (SCAA) to become an accredited SCAA training partner in our SCAA accredited training Lab. The courses and accreditation now include Specialty Coffee Association of America professional development program.

Courses will re-commence in February 2015

Danes Barista Trainers - Applications Open

The Danes Barista Trainer (DBT) opportunity is a full time role where the trainer is immersed in the Danes coffee world and will learn Barista training, barista accreditation, cupping, customer support, machine calibration, and much more. The outcome is to further develop their barista skills, coffee knowledge and palate to go to the next level and grow within the coffee industry.

A successful Danes Barista Trainer applicant must complete a three month trial in the role to assess suitability. If successful then a twelve month contract for a DBT is offered. During the twelve months the trainer is hands on in training and assessing coffee from all perspectives. The trainer will progress through the Danes accreditation ranks which begins with our Danes Formare Level, Barista Level I, Barista Level II and is expected to progress to our Danes Avanzato Level by the end of the term.

A DBT applicant must have a minimum of three years prior barista experience and a Love for great coffee. For more information on becoming a Danes Barista Trainer or if you would like to forward your resume to be considered for a DBT please email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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