Let’s Fix It! Portland
November 2 -3, Black Rabbit Service Co.
Portland! Let’s Fix It hits the road November 2 & 3 at Black Rabbit Service Co. Spend the weekend with us in hands-on workshops hosted by industry leading women specializing in technical repair work. These workshop is designed to encourage baristas to explore some of the basic skills required to repair and maintain brewing and grinding equipment.
Let’s Fix It! focuses on encouraging women to become equipment technicians, but is open to any & all. Together, we’ll go through an introduction to the skills needed to become an equipment tech, with each session being taught by leading women in the technical field of the Coffee Industry. At the end of each event, you’ll walk away with the knowledge set and skills to take greater ownership of your coffee equipment, and be started on the path to become an equipment tech.
Throughout the days, we’ll cover:
Hand Skills and Basic Electrical
Install an Espresso machine
An Introduction to Water
A Guided Tour through an Espresso Machine
Preventative Maintenance and Basic Troubleshooting
Grinder Maintenance and Troubleshooting
Erica Green: Facilities Technical Program Manager for Blue Bottle
Sheli Maciel: Senior Educator & Training Specialist for Allegro Coffee
Emily Chavez: Equipment Technician for Black Rabbit Service
Faithfull Plakovic: Equipment Technician for Black Rabbit Service
Rachel Dickinson: Aftersales Support Technician for La Marzocco
Let’s Fix It! spans over two days, and is free and open to the public. RSVP at the links below—we expect spots to go quickly!
See you there!