Are you a coffee hobbyist and want to really impress your visitors, making the most of your home espresso machine?  Or, maybe you’re currently working in a café and want to improve your Barista skills? TPP’s introductory Barista course will equip you with the knowledge you need to prepare a perfect cup of coffee for home or work.

Domestic Fee: $105 *Fees are indicative and subject to change for 2021.

Courses held at various locations. Check calendar for details.


Tai Poutini Polytechnic will be delivering a new LCQ one-day course, with online assessment.

Enrolments must be received 2 weeks prior to course date, in order to confirm place and receive pre-course learning material.

Students are required to complete a workbook prior to attending the course. This pre-work is essential to the one-day course as time will be spent revising workbook content and preparing students to sit an online, external exam with the Training Bureau in the two-weeks following the course. When completed, students will be able to progress a Manager’s Certificate with the local authority. All details will be provided at the time of enrolment.
Domestic Fee: $257.90 *Fees are indicative and subject to change for 2021.
Check calendar for details.

Food Safety

This course is for anyone working in a food business. It covers industry best practice in working with high risk foods, preventing cross contamination, and maintaining effective hygiene. Gain US167 Practice food safety methods in a food business under supervision.

Students must complete a workbook prior to attending the course – this is essential to ensure all students can be assessed in a single day. More details about what this involves will be available on enrolment.

Check calendar for details.