Cake Decorating: Improve your skills – Leisure

Course: Cake Decorating: Improve your skills - Leisure
Code: QAASLXCAT1/P93AV
Location: Winsford
Dates: 09/05/2017 to 20/06/2017
Times: 18.30 to 20.30
Fee: £42.00
Hours/week: 2.00
Weeks: 6

COURSE BREAKDOWN

Email:
info@midchesh.ac.uk

Phone:
01606 74444

What is the programme structure?

You will be shown the basic and more advanced techniques of cake decorating with group and 1 to 1 tuition.

Who is the programme for?

This course is a chance to learn the basic skills required to produce decorations for celebration cakes, including birthdays and weddings.

How long does it take to complete?
The course runs for 2 hours per week/termly.

What qualifications do I need?

No previous qualifications required.

What does it include?

The tutor will give demonsatrations and you will then have chance to achieve the following: using your own home baked or shop bought fruit or sponge cake you will be shown how to cover the cake with sugar paste and how to constuct your own 3d marzipan and sugar paste figures. Included in the sessions there will be the opportunity to learn how to do lettering and painting on icing and piping. Included there is a chance to learn lace piping and the basic techniques to produce sugar flowers.

Are there any special facilities for the programme?
Held within a kitchen eviroment

Will there be any extra costs involved?

You will be required to pay £6.00 to cover the tutor demonstations. You will also need to provide the ingredients on a weekly basis such as baking or purchasing your own cake, icing sugar and sugar paste. You will also be required to purchase or bring basic equipment such as cake board, rolling pin and sugar paste craft tools. You tutor will advise you of these at the first lesson. Please bring your own apron, tea towel, box for carrying your cake and paper towels.

How is the programme assessed?
Tutor assessment. No formal exam.

What award will I achieve?

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What can I do next?

You will advised of future courses.

Equal Opportunities:

Mid Cheshire College is committed to the implementation of a policy to achieve equality of opportunity for all staff, students and members of the community it serves. In doing so, the College will actively work to achieve equality regardless of age, race, skin colour, disability, gender, marital status, sexuality and faith.

How do I get further information?

Contact Community Education at the college on 01606 74444 alternatively email info@midchesh.ac.uk

[last updated on Jul 14 2016 2:48pm ]



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