FDQ Level 2 in Cake Decoration – (Part-Time: Eve)

Course Overview

This is a part-time course, with a 3-hour practical session. Designed to cover more advanced skills in cake decorating to include developing advanced skills in working with royal icing, and sugar paste, modelling with pastes to include marzipan and other paste mediums, making and using advanced skills in making piped, sugar paste and wired flowers, techniques in chocolate work and also producing advanced cake designs. This course covers a large amount of advanced skills in this area. On successful completion of the course, the candidate can progress to level 3, or use the qualification to apply for a job in the bakery industry, or to start up their own businesses.

The course will take place in 3-hour sessions on a Wednesday evening, from 5-8pm.

  • Entry Requirements

    The candidate must have successfully achieved a level 1 certificate.

  • Career Prospects

    On successful completion of the course, the candidate can progress to level 3 to develop even more advanced skills, or use the qualification to apply for a job in the bakery industry, or to start up their own cake decorating businesses.

  • Course Modules

    You will develop more advanced skills in cake decorating including royal icing and sugar paste modelling, wired sugar flowers and chocolate work.

  • Assessment

    The level 2 course is mainly assessed practical sessions, but photographic evidence and design drawings are required as evidence of practical work achieved through the year. Candidates must demonstrate advanced skills with level 2 work.

  • Additional Costs

    There will be a small additional course-related costs.

Study Mode

Part-Time

Location

Neath College

Course Length

1Y

Fees

20/21 fees: POA

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