Newly graduated BaristasEvery now and then, most hopeful youth find themselves in a fix while trying to find a perfect training school that will not only offer training but also career coaching advise that will provide a clear roadmap for their careers.

In a world full of options, choosing the perfect school can be daunting at times. Keeping your goals at the forefront of your decision-making process is the best way to ensure you pick the right school and program.

We have compiled our top 3 tips that will come in handy when you are choosing your next school/ training centre:

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Tip 1: Understanding yourself is the first step

Have clear career objectives. Understand your personality type, interests and expectations. With this in mind, you can proceed to research what careers will be best suited for you. Feel free to seek assistance from a career coach or mentor who will help you see the bigger picture.

Tip 2: Student to teacher ratio

Small class size known to have a positive effect on the student’s capability to grasp and understand the lessons taught.  A lower student to teacher ration accords more opportunities to students to ask questions and express opinions. The teacher is able to engage the student’s efficiently and participation as well building their confidence. Nonetheless, with the prevailing COVID- 19 restrictions, this will ensure safety for the students and teachers.

Tip 3: Teaching and learning style

Everyone seeking knowledge has a different style of learning and ability depending on the course/ training that you are looking to study. The style of teaching employed affects the students’ ability to study, grasp and apply the lessons. A training schools needs to profile its students and discern training needs as well as learning objectives. This will influence how the trainer will convey knowledge and lesson planning.

For example, While enrolling for a technical course, emphasis should be put on practical sessions. A lot of time and resources need to be directed to the practical aspect of the course.


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Connect Coffee Empowerment Centre, offers a range of highly skills-focused and employability-driven Professional Barista training modules. Our Training college has a stellar reputation with carefully crafted courses that are both practical and critical for the student’s journey to become a professional career. Our experienced trainers provide career guidance and mentorship to the students even after completion of the course.  Feel free to call/ text 0748812404 or email admissions@academy.connectcoffee.net for all your enquiries.  Take a tour in our state of the art learning facility and experience all your dream come true.






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