SCA Guilds

The Specialty Coffee Association (SCA) offers members a variety of opportunities to network, learn, and participate in events around the world throughout the year. Many members also want to get more involved in a specific community within the association, which is where the guilds come in! As an individual member or a Company Individual Member (listed on your company’s membership), you are eligible to join one of the guilds as well. Simply choose your guild when you join, or log in to your account and update your preferences. Learn more about joining as an individual here or contact us at to discuss joining your company’s membership.


Barista Guild of America

The Barista Guild of America is a community of baristas dedicated to innovating, sharing, and demonstrating best practices in coffee preparation.


Barista Guild of Europe

The BGE is a guild dedicated to developing the role of the barista within Europe. Our goal is to foster community and professionalism among people
whose income derives from making cups of specialty-grade coffee.


Coffee Roasters Guild

The Coffee Roasters Guild (CRG) is the global trade guild dedicated to inspiring a diverse coffee roasting community through the development and promotion of the roasting profession.


Coffee Technicians Guild

The Coffee Technicians Guild (CTG) is dedicated to supporting the coffee industry through the development of professional technicians.