Our Education Department is dedicated to equipping the DOCR staff with the knowledge and skills required to excel in serving our communities through exceptional coffee practices. We are excited to announce that we will be making our Training Lab at the DOCR HQ publicly accessible to coffee enthusiasts alike. Below is a list of classes to expect on the itinerary. Stay tuned for updates!


Here's a list of courses we'll be offering at our Training Lab in the DOCR HQ soon. Stay up-to-date by signing up for our newsletter and following us on social media!

Latte Art

Learn how to steam milk and pour latte art like your favorite baristas!

Brewing Basics

We’ll teach you how to brew coffee through two different methods and the fundamentals of drip filtration and full immersion. We’ll hone in on tasting + flavor notes while comparing the two brew methods, as well as teach you our V60 Pour Over recipe.

Coffee 101

A broad overview of all things coffee from seed to cup, including what exactly decaf coffee is, processing methods and the roasting process.

Home Brewing

This class will show you how to bring the best out of your coffee and brewing methods at home!

Introduction to Espresso

What is espresso? Don’t worry — we’ll teach you that AND how to best prepare your puck to pull delicious espresso.

Coffee Varietals

There are many types of coffee plants grown in the world. We’ll teach you about coffee varieties and how it plays a part in sourcing our beans, the tasting experience, flavor notes and how to brew our coffees.

Coffee Origin

A deep dive into where coffee comes from and the specifics of how coffee came to be in that area.

Barista Training

Specialized 1-on-1 or group training that encompasses hands-on barista training, tasting, and latte art training to get you and your staff brewing the best coffee possible!