Royston Coffee School
Small Business Training & Consulting in all areas of 
Cafe, Restaurant, Hospitality Tourism, Business Planning & Startup
​Closed Until Further Notice

The Royston Coffee School is owned and operated by Dyan Spink and offers courses in Barista Training, 
BC Foodsafe Level 1, Cashier Training (Square)        Serving It Right, Super Host 2018 (Foundations of Service), Coffee Roasting as well as Business Advice in Cafe & Menu Development, Small Business Marketing 

   Barista & BC Foodsafe 

Barista Course Level 1

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Foodsafe Level 1 
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​at this time
Instructor Gaetane
250 650 1956





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About Dyan Spink

"Well you just have to meet Dyan once,
her energy is intoxicating,  her unbridled willingness to share her knowledge is so generous and her wealth of small business knowledge amazing" ww 

 Terry Ferrall Photo Credit

Dyan has over 19 years in the Coffee Business, from Farmers Markets,
Event Concessions, Cafes, Restaurants, Catering,
Coffee House Startup, Renovation, Building and Design,
Supplier Sourcing, Gourmet Food Gift Packaging, Mobile Cart Manufacturing,
Retail and Wholesale Coffee Roasting, to Roaster Sales and Training. 

​Dyan has won several Business Excellence Awards with her past Coffee Companies she and partner Gary Spink have built from START UP

Manufacturer of the Year 2011 for Vancouver Island - Royston Roasting Company
Small Business of the Year 2002-2005 - Joe Cartos Coffee Carts - Joe Cartos on the Fly 
Runner up Vancouver Island Restaurant of the Year 2005 - Joe Cartos on the Fly (YQQ) +
1st for Quality of Products and Customer Service  2006-2007 Joe Cartos on the Fly
Airport Council of Canada
Barista Level 1 
Barista Level 2
Certificate Program - 6 hours - $120.
*Level 1 is required to take Level 2
Participants receive:
Barista Manual, Hands on Training, All Supplies & Barista Certificate, and Lunch

Level 1 includes:
  • Understanding the growing, roasting, blending and history of coffee
  • The operation of a commercial 1 group, 2 group espresso machine
  • How to operate and adjust the grinder, tamping & extracting espresso
  • Perfecting temperature and milk texture, steaming wand & foaming
  • Preparing - Espresso, Americano, Latte, Cappuccino, Mocha, Macchiato, Chai Lattes, Matcha, Iced Coffees, Frappuccinos, Italian Sodas
  • Specialty Coffee Ordering, Customer Service & Food Safety Techniques
  • Cleaning and equipment maintenance

Royston Coffee School "One Day" Certificate Courses 
Barista, BCFoodsafe, SIR, Customer Service,
*new Cashier Training with Square (IPAD/TABLET)
for Cafes and Small Retailers, Popups, Markets 
mobile processing and mananging inventory.

Focus on Fast Track Training, preparing workers with Job Ready Skills
to literally start work the following day in the Hospitality Tourism Sector

Courses are available on site at the Coffee School in Royston, Comox Valley 
 We can also come to your business or organization for team and group training
Trainers are Mobile, Hands On Experienced in their industry and have the capabilities to travel and set up at any location on
Vancouver Island/Lower Mainland
We can accomodate individual & staff training
well as group classes    

No Upcoming Classes
at this time
Barista Level 1
Royston Coffee School

Next course

(Registration now closed)
10am - 3:30pm
​Next Course TBA

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250 650 0999

BCFoodsafe Level 1     
(Gaetane Palardy instructor)  

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Gaetane Palardy Instructor
250 650 1956


Contact Us for more information and upcoming courses 
250 650 0999

Wall Of Fame
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    Dyan and Gaetane Palardy, Barista and BC Foodsafe Instructors
  2. Title 8
    Coffee Roasting & Barista Training for Junior Chefs
  3. Title 9
    Barista Grads Nanaimo
  4. Title 9
    Barista Grads Courtenay
  5. Title 9
    Baristas & Trainers Filberg Festival 2016
  6. Title 9
    Baristas Opening Day Filberg Festival
  7. Title 10
    Barista Grad Royston Coffee School
  8. Title 11
    Barista Trainer Sareh
  9. Title 11
    Barista Foam Art

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Royston Coffee School

3785 Laurel Dr.
Royston, BC  V0R 2V0
Telephone: (250) 650 0999