The Academy of Coffee Excellence, at Williamsburg Coffee, teaches all facets of the Specialty Coffee supply chain through lectures, hands-on lab work and origin experiences. We are a certified teaching campus for the Specialty Coffee Association of America and we are a Coffee Quality Institute Q Grader teaching lab. The SCAA Educational Pathways are recognized throughout the industry internationally as the authority on coffee education. The Q Grader License is an independent validation of your cupping and sensory analysis skills. There are Educational Pathways for the Roaster, Barista, Brewer, Coffee Taster, and Coffee Buyer. We also teach Coffee Quality Institute's Q Grader Course and Exams. Click here to learn even more about us.