Forging the skills needed to make better coffee, and ultimately, create a greater understanding of our industry.
Your customers eat and drink with their eyes, so ensure that their drink is both visually pleasing and delicious.
Combine hands-on training with the experience of a century-old roasting operation.
Courses built from industry standards by working coffee professionals.
Great coffee applies an understanding of variables with artistic execution.
Coffee isn’t easy—it’s a trade that takes years to master. Whether you’re a newbie or a veteran, a roaster, barista, or general enthusiast, The Foundry can help you refine your craft.—David VanTongeren, Program Director
Designed exclusively for The Foundry, the new facility features world-class espresso machines and manual brewing devices.
In between classes and after hours, the city of Grand Rapids offers a variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment experiences.