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Register for the Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Coffee Excellence

In partnership with the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA)

The post graduate program CAS in Coffee Excellence is an exclusive blended e-learning program designed at the highest level of the coffee training path.  You will gain science-based and practice-oriented expertise on coffee along the whole value chain, through a flexible, remote learning course format. The course was developed by the experts at the Coffee Excellence Center of the Zurich University of Applied Science. It is delivered as a mix of interactive and self-study documents, tests, practical exercises, assessments and individual project work.

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Program Structure & Logistics

The E-CAS is structured into four Modules (A to D) and covers the whole coffee value chain. The three modules A to C are structured into 6-7 Sessions and completed by an Assessment.  Module D is a tailormade workshop that will take place during WoC or EXPO.


Admission criteria

There are two different paths to be admitted to the program:

a) Regular admission

Those who meet the following requirements are admitted to the CAS in Coffee Excellence certificate course:

b) 'Sur Dossier' approval

Persons who do not have a university degree are admitted if they meet one of the following requirements:

Successful applicants are awarded 12 ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System)

Name of the Degree: Certificate of Advanced Studies in “Coffee Excellence”

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