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*CANCELLED* Buying on Green Coffee Market Principles (CB236) | eLearning Class | March 22, 2017

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Understanding the 'C' market is critical for physical coffee buyers and sellers. This class will explore differentials in depth and demystify Open to Be Fixed Contracts. After going over tools and vocabulary for open to be fixed contract buying, participants use case studies and role play as an avenue for transferring knowledge and skills to their workplaces. Please attend the online prerequisite class, CB206, which is essential knowledge to understand CB236 content. Other prerequisites (also online) are required to understand the layered information of this class 

Recommended Prerequisites: RP206, RP207, RP219. 
Required Prerequisites: CB100, CB200, CB205      

Date: March 22, 2017
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 AM PST

Instructor: Joe Marrocco. Father, husband, home cook, fisherman, roaster, barista, green coffee salesman, hunter, teacher, musician, student, and all around busy guy, Joe Marrocco has a life that is full of people, places, and fun. Joe enjoys to serve, share, and create. Joe's coffee career has included roasting for Kaldi's Coffee Roasting Company in St. Louis, MO, selling green coffee for Cafe Imports, serving as a Chapter Representative for the Barista Guild of America, competing and judging barista competitions including a regional win, and lots of educational opportunities. Joe is excited and honored by the opportunity to serve on the RGEC. He hopes to bring a passion for service, and a deeper connection to the barista community.

  • Member: $140
  • Non-Member: $240

Registration Information: Important information about how to join the eLearning class will be contained in your registration confirmation email. 

  • Shop under your personal account, not your organization, to ensure education credits are posted to your profile. 
  • Members Save on Tuition: Interested in joining RG, BGA or SCAA? Contact our membership team at or 562-624-4100 to sign up.
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Cancellation/Refund Policy: There are no refunds of any kind for this event. The SCAA has the right to change and/or cancel the event at any time. All classes require a certain number of students in order for the class to be held. In the event capacity is not reached, students will have the opportunity to choose another scheduled CB236 class.

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