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CP190 BGA Level 1 Certification - 10/12/12 Rhode Island

Oct 12, 2012 09:00am - Oct 12, 2012 12:00pm
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Event Type: Education: International
Category: Online Meeting


Barista Guild of America Level 1 Certification Exam

BGA Certified Examiners Dan Streetman, Tereea von Fuchs, Todd Mackey and Simon Ouderkirk will proctor this exam which covers fundamental concepts for baristas, including preparation, coffee knowledge, customer service, and sensory skills. The exam is an excellent way to test baristas’ knowledge and skill base, ensuring their comprehensive knowledge of fundamental espresso concepts.  Both Practical and Written portions of the exam will be offered. 

The exam is $20.00 for BGA Members / $65.00 for SCAA/RG Members / $100 for Non Members (you must sign-up for Barista Guild membership in order to receive member pricing). Become a member of the Barista Guild today!


New Harvest Coffee Roasters
1005 Main Street #110
Pawtucket, RI 02860
The exam is being offered at the Mid Atlantic North East (MANE) Barista Event, though participants do not need to be registered for MANE to register for this event.  MANE registration is separate.

Recommended prerequisites to taking the Level 1 Certification Exam*:
CP101 Introduction to Espresso Part 1
CP102 Introduction to Espresso Part 2
GE103 Introduction to Cupping
CP151 Introduction to Coffee Brewing & Extraction
CP103 Introduction to Customer Service
CP190 Level 1 Certification Test

* Please note: Experienced baristas can choose to pursue and obtain Level 1 Certification by achieving a passing score in CP190 AND attending CP103 (may test out of all other requirements). Must take CP103 - Intro to Customer Service to obtain your BGA Level 1 Certification (this requirement may be completed AFTER the certification exam is taken).

Early registration ends on Aug 03, 2012.
Regular registration starts on Aug 04, 2012 and ends on Oct 11, 2012.
Late registration starts on Oct 12, 2012.
All times are 12:00am (GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).

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