39 Steps Coffee training course London
39 Steps Coffee training class London
39 Steps Coffee roastery London
Coffee mug and espresso machine
Brewing filter coffee training chemex v60
39 Steps Coffee roastery London signage
Coffee sacks 39 Steps Coffee roastery

SCA Introduction to Coffee

Regular price
Sale price
Regular price
Sold out
Unit price

Introduction to Coffee is an ideal course for anyone who is new to the coffee industry or just has an interest in this wonderful drink. It charts coffee’s journey from its origins in Ethiopia to the major commodity it is today, enjoyed by millions of people around the world. From coffee processing, roasting, brewing to tasting, this course gives a general overview of coffee’s supply chain. This half-day course also includes a “coffee cupping” which allows you to taste the various flavours of coffee.

If no course dates are available, or if you would like to suggest a course date, simply email us at info@39stepscoffee.com and we will do our best to accommodate your preferred dates.

All our course prices include VAT, SCA Examination and certification fees.

Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

Course Information Written Exam Information Locations
Course Information

Course Length:
Minimum 4 hours 


Class instructor:
Julián Loayza, is our Head Roaster at 39 Steps Coffee, as well as an Authorised SCA Trainer (AST), Q Grader, 2016 UAE Cup Tasters champion, and 2017 WCT quarter finalist.

Food and refreshments provided:
For in-person training, food and refreshments will be provided on the day, if you have any dietary requirements or severe allergies just let us know once you have booked the course and received the confirmation email.

Written Exam Information

Total Number of Questions on Online Written Exam:
20 (worth one point each) 

Total Time Allowed for Online Written Exam:
22 minutes 

Passing Score (Online Written Exam):


39 Steps Roastery
Unit 8 Gateway Business Center,
Tom Cribb Road,
Woolwich, London
SE28 0EZ

Get Directions

Travel Guidelines:

  • Free parking available.
  • 15min walk from Woolwich Arsenal Train and DLR station.
  • 18min from London City Airport via public transport.
  • 33min from London bridge via train and public transport.