Archers Coffee Skill Lab - Fire it Up!

A Beginner’s Guide to Home Roasting 

Guided by Archers Head Roaster, Kemal Risyad, get the hang of using your home roasting machine to reveal the green bean’s full flavor potential. 

Purely practical, conversational, & hands-on half-day learning sessions to make roasting knowhow more approachable at home.


•⁠ ⁠The Machine Anatomy
•⁠ ⁠⁠Roasting Stages
•⁠ ⁠⁠Simple Roast Profiles
•⁠ Tasting⁠ the Coffee

Kemal Risyad is Co-Founder and Head Roaster at Archers Coffee, as well as a licensed Q Grader. He has been working in the coffee industry for 10 years. From starting as a barista, he has built his way to his current position by seizing every opportunity to expand his coffee knowledge and skillset — learning daily on-the-job as a roaster, through immersion at farm-level, studying post-harvest processing, sitting at certification exams, and participating as both competitor and coach in the different Coffee Championship disciplines.

Meet Your Mentor!

Experienced coffee friend excited to guide you:

  1. Kemal Risyad (English/Gents/Mixed)

Available Time Slots:
(Fridays Only)

  1. 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Same-day or next-day bookings are not available,
but we'd love to welcome you when you book at least 2 days BEFORE your preferred schedule.

700.00 AED

Sessions require at least 1 student & can accommodate a maximum of 4.

Book for 2 slots or more to get 10% discount!

We accept all major debit and credit cards. All of our transactions are handled on a secure server using bank-grade encryption. Payments can be handled through trusted third parties like Stripe.

Students who wish to pay cash upon date of class, feel free to e-mail us at with your full name, desired class, and contact number. OR you can call 065316869 so we can assist you and reserve you a slot.

This event will take place in our Warehouse Office, in Sharjah.
Click this link for directions.

If you have additional inquiries about this event, feel free to call us at 065316869 or send us a Whatsapp message. We'll get back to you as soon as possible.