Further Education

Learn to Brew

One thing we know about coffee is that there is always more to learn. When you're ready to take the next step, the best place to start is with our three-hour introductory espresso course. Running in both Noosa and Brunswick, it's perfectly suited to the home barista or aspiring coffee professional as well as any devoted drinker who wants to learn more. Our Espresso 101 course lets you hop behind the machine and brew your own coffees according to the café-tested Padre methodology - it’s hands-on and heaps of fun. Upcoming classes are listed here.

Learn to Roast

After numerous enquiries from industry professionals and members of the public alike, we introduced our one-day intensive Roasters Course to share what we’ve learnt about running a successful commercial roastery. The one-day intensive packs in all the essentials of sourcing great green coffee and planning, executing and analyzing a roast as well as the unique tools and techniques that have made our roastery a success. Courses run in small groups and are booked subject to demand; you can find out more here.