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Cake Decorating ABC L3
Qualification:
 
Starts:
13/09/2016 
Ends:
23/05/2017 
Weeks:
33 
Days:
Tue 
Study Mode
Part-Time 
Assessment:
Practical Assessment and Exams 
Level:
Area:
Catering & Hospitality 
Course Code:
CDPCD1A 
 
Entry Requirements
The entry requirements required for the course is a level 2 qualification in Cake Decoration.
 
 

Cake Decorating ABC L3

The cake decoration work done at The Sheffield College has an excellent reputation, with competition successes at national level. The section is known for delivering excellent training that allows students to develop exceptional skills in their craft.


About the Course

The cake decoration work done at The Sheffield College has an excellent reputation, with competition successes at national level. The section is known for delivering excellent training that allows students to develop exceptional skills in their craft.


The level 3 qualification is a two year course and will build on the skills you have already developed at level 2. The qualification is aimed at those wanting to take on commercial work and will allow them to expand and stretch the skills and techniques you have already acquired by producing advanced designs and practical work.



Key Units

The majority of the course is practical and you will study the following techniques:


Year One:

  • Advanced Techniques in Royal icing including
  • Advanced run out skills, advanced piping and pressure piping, airbrush and painting, tiers and design work

Year Two

  • Advanced Sugar paste and Modelling
  • Extension work, lace pieces, brush and tube embroidery, bas relief, air brushing and painting, tiers and costing. Modelling work with pastillage (structure) and figurine modelling.



Entry Requirements

The entry requirements required for the course is a level 2 qualification in Cake Decoration.


Assessment

Coursework


Future Opportunities

Self employment
Working in confectionery business


Extra Costs

Typical Cost: £1,450.00