CfEE Webinar: The Baristas Training Program – The Perfect Blend of Classroom Learning and On-the-job Training at Starbucks

October’s webinar profiled the Baristas Employment Training Program, a program that for over 12 years has provided support, guidance, and training for hundreds of at-risk youth and helping to prepare them for employment.


In this webinar, Program Coordinator Judy Crooks shares the genesis, history, evolution and current features of this unique partnership between Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS), Starbucks and Aboriginal Community Career Employment Services Society.

View the recording below to see Judy bring the program to life via her on camera presentation in Prezi. Newly available since the webinar is Judy’s short interview with program graduate Curtis, which is available here. The presentation link can be accessed here.