Tea 101 is a course that teaches a solid foundation on tea. You can complete it online in your own time from anywhere in the world, and it particularly targets baristas and the hospitality sector.
This tea training provides a strong, basic foundation-level of tea knowledge, and helps you get one step closer to tea mastery.
During the course, you will be given a multiple-choice quiz at the end of each section, which you will be required to answer correctly before you move onto the next section. Once you have graduated from each lesson, you will be able to flick back to it at any time, including after you have finished the course. This means that you are not limited in checking learning material, and will have every opportunity to learn all of the facts about tea provided within the course.
Upon successful completion of training, you will receive a Certificate in Tea 101 from Australian Tea Masters
Lesson One: Learn about the different types of tea. Analyse the five main categories and get to know your blacks from your greens and your oolongs from your whites.
Lesson Two: Find out where tea comes from. Learn about the tea plant, camellia sinensis, and how the climate and conditions it is grown in can affect the teas’ flavours.
Lesson Three: Learn about the world’s main tea regions. Learn which countries produce what kinds of tea and understand how they differ from other regions.
Lesson Four: Develop a greater awareness about the flavours and aromas of tea. Learn cupping practices and increase your knowledge of how to decipher the different characteristics of various teas and use tasting words to pinpoint each one.
Lesson Five: Learn basic tea terminology and grading of teas.
Lesson Six: Learn to serve tea like a pro. Follow basic tea serving guidelines to ensure you are serving tea to a high standard.
Lesson Seven: Develop an understanding of tea ceremonies and culture. There is a huge element of tradition intertwined into tea drinking, so it is very important to learn about this special, spiritual side of tea.
Lesson Eight: Learn about pairing tea with food.
Corporate rates are available if you own a business and are interested in training a group of people.
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