These recordings systematically run through must-know theory to prepare for the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) Green Coffee Foundations Coffee Skills Program (CSP) Written Exam with application for the Practical Exam as well. We hope it helps!
Typical course hours: 8 Hours (one day) including exams
This is an introductory course that covers key concepts surrounding green coffee from growing the plant, through processing, shipping and storage to arrival at a roastery. The course is ideally suited for people new to the coffee industry or those looking to gain an insight into the broad subject matter of green coffee. It includes an introduction to the basics of quality checks, coffee grading, and taste/flavor differences due to processing or species.
* Introduction to Coffee is a recommended (but not mandatory) pre-requisite module.