The IBTA is a leading International Barista Training Academy based in Solihull West Midlands. Setting the new standard for Barista Training.

We have been training our own baristas for many years and are now opening our academy up for Coffee shops, bars, hotels, pubs, restauarants and even home users.

We cater for baristas and budding baristas of all skill levels fom our Basic Skills Course, right through to our Latte Art Course for Professionals.

The IBTA also offers fun packed courses for team building or even as a quirky little interlude for Hen/Stag parties!

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Courses are held 7 days a week throughout the year (except bank Holidays)

Gift vouchers available – ideal present for a coffee lover!

Our Basic Skills Course

We have courses for everyone.


Our Basic course caters for beginners – perhaps you like making coffee at home and want to know more… or for baristas just starting in the Coffee industry who would benefit from some formal training

What’s included?

Our Intermediate Barista Skills Course

Our Intermediate Course is for baristas who have either had an introduction to coffee making or have completed our Basic Course.

Whats Included?

Our Intermediate Barista Skills Course is for baristas who have either had an introduction to coffee making or have completed our Basic Course.

What’s Included?

Our Advanced Latte Art Course

For professionals who are working in the coffee industry, or have completed our
Basic and Intermediate courses

What’s Included?

Fun Courses!

Looking for something a bit different for your Hen Party, Stag Party or any other kind of Party??

Why not learn how to make great coffee in a fun and entertaining way?
We can make it competitive and exciting for your guests and tailor the day or evening to suit your needs!

What’s Included?

Our Teambuilding Course

Ideal for corporate days or evenings, our team building days are an innovative way to build your team spirit. Our team building days are both informative, creative and great fun.

We can make it as competitive as you like – or not!

What’s Included?

Our Complete Barista Training Package

Our Complete Barista Training package combines our Basic, Intermediate and Advanced Latte Art Skills packages into a single day (7 hour) course. Its a lot to learn in a day but ideal for inductions.

Send us your new recruits and we’ll send them back the next day – fully trained.

What’s included?

Want more information about any of our courses below? Simply complete the form below and send and we’ll get right back to you!

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