Training as a professional barista – or just looking for some fun time out? At Dark Horse Roastery you can be immersed in the world of coffee and enjoy lively, interactive experiences, workshops and professional courses to help you develop or hone your barista skills.

We have decades of experience in training and coaching, and are affiliated with both the SCA and City & Guilds. And we love sharing our skills and knowledge.

Our coffee courses and experiences

  • Roastery experience

    A three hour immersive discovery and tasting workshop.

    From £65.00

  • Barista experience

    A fun, hands-on, three hour workshop for coffee lovers.

    From £65.00

  • Professional barista beginner

    A three hour course for anyone new to barista work.

    From: 75.00

  • Professional barista advanced

    A three hour workshop for baristas looking to expand their role and perfect their skills.


  • City & Guilds

    A three day professional training programme with a formal practical and written assessment and nationally recognised qualification.


  • Advanced latte art

    Perfect your textures and pours!

    Launching soon

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