Judges Certification & Calibration 2018

Judges Certification & Calibration 2018


This is for entry to the 2018 season UKBC Judges Certification and Calibration event.

When: January 20th & 21st 2018

Who: All judges who wish to judge in the 2018 UKBC championships or start their introduction into judging competitions. If you have not judges before we are looking at continuing to grow the high calibre of UK Judges that we have in our judging pool and are looking for people with SCA Qualifications at Intermediate level or above, Q Grader Qualification or are a recognised coffee professional within their day to day work.

Day 1: For all Judges who are new, or did not come to last years training, or want to continue to train and develop yourselves

- Vision & Mission of WCE
- Sensory Tests (Taste Solutions, Aroma, and coffee tasting)
- Technical Tests (Milk and Coffee Waste Identification)
- Rules Review with WCE REP and preparation for Judging on day 2
- Initial Judging Set

Day 2: For all Judges who want to judge UKBC in the 2018 season

- Judging Sets for all Judges
- Coaching and Feedback
- Delivering Feedback to competitors

Time: Both days will start at 10:00 and aim to finish at 17:30 Saturday and 17:00 Sunday

Where: Campus @ Union Roasted, Unit 1, 7a South Crescent, London, E16 4TL 

Lunch will be provided on both days.

Attending doesn’t guarantee passing and being able to judge in the 2018 season, the observations from judging over the 2 days, Written and Practical Test results will be collated after the 2 days and results sent through to confirm eligibility.

*Refunds are not available if you do not pass the certification and/or calibration. 

*All judges must hold a valid SCA membership when they judge.