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Faculty Website: College of Business and Economics
Department: Department of Tourism Management
Programme Level: Continuous Education Programmes
Programme Name: Short Learning Programme in Basic Barista Skills
Programme Code: S34H9Q
Medium of Facilitation: Online
NQF Level: 5
NQF Credits: 0
The purpose of this SLP is to introduce core barista skills to untrained Baristas with no or limited previous barista experience. Successful students should be able to calibrate coffee grinders and prepare and serve espresso-based coffee drinks to recognised standards. The SLP afford students the opportunity to develop as entrepreneurs who can establish their own food and beverage businesses and assist students to utilise their knowledge and skill to earn a living otherwise.
The entry requirement for this short learning programme is that a potential student should be in possession of a SC, NSC, NC(V) or NASCA with English at Level 4 or equivalent.
Selection is based on academic credit.