coffeeschool.co.nz is a colab between industry innovators eighthirty coffee roasters and Jessica MacDonald who heads up their coffee procurement team.

Jessica has worked abroad for many years but most recently was head roaster for Square Mile Coffee in London, before moving back to New Zealand. She has also been a coffee competition coach and judge, as well as being part of the judging panel for Cup of Excellence competitions in Costa Rica, El Salvador and Rwanda and has successfully completed her Q Graders certificate. 

Most courses are run from eighthirty's state of the art roastery at 16 Anzac Ave, CBD, Auckland although some classes (tasting, roasting) can be held at other venues if more convenient. (minimum numbers apply)