Chiang Mai Thailand Q Grader + Farm Tour
Sep
19
to Sep 24

Chiang Mai Thailand Q Grader + Farm Tour

  • Torch Coffee Lab Chiang Mai (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Our Torch School is perfectly located near Nimmanhaemin Rd where there are many great coffee shops and about 5 mins from the moat.  Hotels will range from $15-$40 (500-1500 THB). This course features a farm tour at a coffee farm near Chiang Mai.

EARLY BIRD PRICE (before Aug 15th): 69,000 THB
Regular Price: 79,000 THB
*This will cover the Q coursework, the certification, and the farm tour

To Register:

1) click here to sign up with Torch and pay for the course

 

2) click here and create and account with the CQI then register for course 1395

3) We will email you study information on how to prepare for the Q class.

View Event →
Klang Malaysia Q Grader
Sep
12
to Sep 17

Klang Malaysia Q Grader

  • Torch Coffee Lab Malaysia (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Torch Coffee Company Malaysia is located in Klang City, 50km outside of Kuala Lumpur and the international airport. Hotels in the area range from 80-300 MYR per night and are surrounded by supermarkets.

EARLY BIRD PRICE (before Aug 15th): 7,850 MYR
Regular Price: 9,000 MYR
*This will cover the Q coursework and the certification

To Register:

1) click here to sign up with Torch and pay for the course

2) click here and create and account with the CQI then register for course 1394

3) We will email you study information on how to prepare for the Q class.

View Event →
Feb
22
to Feb 27

Chiang Mai Thailand Qgrader Combo Training and Certification

Our Torch School is perfectly located near Nimmanhaemin rd where there are many great coffee shops and and 5 mins from the moat.  Hotels will range from $15-$40 (500-1500baht).   Included with the course is a Coffee Farm Experience outside Chiang Mai.

Course and Certification cost: 69,000 baht

To Register

1) click here and fill out the enrollment form

2) click here and fill out register on the CQI website and for course 1240

3) We will email you an invoice, pay and you are all ready to go!

4) We will email you study information on how to prepare for the Q class.


View Event →
Jan
7
to Jan 12

Q Grader Training & Certification Pu'er, China

 Join our Q grader Course in Beautiful Pu'er China.  This was the original start of the Ancient Tea road and the home of the famous Pu'er Tea.

This certified SCAA lab is also located in Pu’er, Yunnan province, the heart of coffee in China. In addition to developing your cupping abilities, you will also have ample opportunity to visit coffee farms and learn all about green coffee, from growing to processing, in a very hands-on experience. This course will be taught primarily in English, with professional Chinese translation for all teaching and exams. The Instructor Samuel Gurel is a leading expert in Coffee Processing, Importing and Exporting and the grading of coffee. He is Certified as an SCAA instructor, SCAE instructor and has Competed in the US Cup Tasters Championship. He is a leading lecture in Asia about the specialty coffee market and the coffee grading systems.

Contact samuel@torchcoffee.com for details. 

View Event →
R grader Training and Certification Pu'er, China
Nov
28
to Dec 3

R grader Training and Certification Pu'er, China

The class will have Mario Fernandez one of the worlds leading coffee experts.

 In addition to developing your cupping abilities, you will also have ample opportunity to visit coffee farms and learn all about green coffee, from growing to processing, in a very hands-on experience. This course will be taught primarily in English, with professional Chinese translation for all teaching and exams. The Instructor Samuel Gurel is a leading expert in Coffee Processing, Importing and Exporting and the grading of coffee. He is Certified as an SCAA instructor, SCAE instructor and has Competed in the US Cup Tasters Championship. He is a leading lecture in Asia about the specialty coffee market and the coffee grading systems. 由美国精品咖啡协会认证的咖啡实验室现也成立于中国的咖啡中心——云南省普洱市。除了能够培养杯测能力之外,同时你也将会有很多机会去亲自参观咖啡农场,并且了解所有关于生豆生长和加工的知识。这个课程主要用英语教学,同时在上课的过程中以及考试都配有专业的中文翻译。讲师Samuel Gurel是一个在咖啡加工方面,进出口以及咖啡等级方面的权威专家。他是由美国精品咖啡协会,欧洲精品咖啡协会认证的专业讲师,曾参加美国杯评师锦标赛,他也是亚洲的一个关于精品咖啡市场和咖啡分级系统的主要讲授人。 注意:这个课程由美国精品咖啡协会认证的实验室开设的,具有美国精品咖啡协会资格的讲师,并且遵循美国精品咖啡协会规定的标准教学方法。

IMG_9519.JPG

Price $2350  

Special until Nov 2 when two people sign up tougher and come as friends you each get $200 off and a free hotel room each!

(hotel room a $120 value)

View Event →
Nov
9
to Nov 19

Fall Coffee Camp SCAA Coffee Taster and Roaster Level 1&2 Golden Cup

We are hosting a great opportunity for Q graders only.  With your Q grader you already get credit for 8 different SCAA classes.  We are offering all the remaining Coffee Taster and Roasting Level 1 & 2 together.  All these classes will be hosted in Beautiful Pu'er China.  We will be touring coffee farms, wet mills and a dry mill.  This is the perfect time of year to visit Pu'er.  We will be harvesting coffee and you will get a chance to see processing close up.

SCAA Coffee Taster Level 1      $625     4,000RMB
SCAA Coffee Taster Level 2     $1,100   7,000RMB
SCAA Roasting Level 1             $775     5,000RMB
SCAA Roasting Level 2            $1,250   8,000RMB
Golden Cup                               $925    6,000RMB

Total                                          $4,675  30,000RMB

Package  Discount Price        $3,450   22,000RMB                         


View Event →
Apr
25
1:00 PM13:00

Cupping & Coffee Basics Class

  • Torch Coffee Roasters Riverside, CA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

You will learn to cup coffee and distinguish between body, sweetness, acidity among other characters of our coffee. We will take you through the entire cupping process and then give you a chance to select your favorite coffee to take home (6oz). We will also go over basics of coffee like processing and altitude, and other contributing factors to the development of different coffees we love.

Or to Signup go HERE
SPACE IS LIMITED
COST: $15

View Event →
Apr
21
to Apr 26

Q Grader Combo Course

  • Farmer Brothers Coffee Lab (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Q-Grader Certification program includes the training course and the pre-prep for the Q-Grader exam. It is designed to give a common language to describe quality in coffee and is used from the farmer to the consumer. Participants get trained in quantifying taste attributes through professional cupping techniques. 

The goal of the program is to create a skilled and credible body of specialty coffee cuppers to consistently and accurately assess coffee quality, both the cup and grade. Greenhouse has specialists to help participants with a three day pre-prep to pass the rigorous Q-grader exam.

You must first enroll on the CQI website. Create a profile HERE and then enroll for the class HERE.

After enrolling with CQI signup and pay HERE

SPACE IS LIMITED

COST: Early Bird Special (by Feb. 14) $1,300 + fees / General Admission (after Feb. 14) $1,500 + fees

View Event →