Cafe & Barista Service

    Course details

    • Code: HOSP.3105
    • Fee: $819*
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Hospitality, Culinary Arts and Patisserie
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class90 (approximate total hours)
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

Develop knowledge and skills in providing basic café service, and preparing and serving a range of espresso, mocktail and other non-alcoholic beverages.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. demonstrate knowledge of espresso equipment and café service using reading and writing skills;
  2. provide barista, table and counter service in a commercial hospitality environment;
  3. provide hospitality sales and service opportunities to customers;
  4. prepare, use and maintain commercial espresso coffee equipment;
  5. prepare and serve a range of espresso and non-alcoholic beverages; and
  6. create, prepare and serve a basic range of mocktails.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

TitleCodeVersionLevelCredits
Prepare and serve hot and cold non-alcoholic drinks in a commercial hospitality environment 14425 5 2 5
Provide table service in a commercial hospitality environment 14436 4 2 4
Demonstrate knowledge of commercial espresso coffee equipment and recipes and prepare espresso beverages under supervision 17285 7 2 4
Provide hospitality sales and service opportunities to customers 21853 3 3 5

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017