Award Crest
York College

Entry Requirements

  • An interest in cake decoration
  • Students will also require the following equipment: Apron and non-slip shoes

Dates and Times

17th September 2018 - 8th October 2018

6.00pm - 9.00pm

Day: Mondays



Course Content

This course is a part-time class where students will develop their skills decorating a cake. The class is suitable for complete beginners or for those that want to brush up or perfect their cake-covering skills and master simple techniques, including covering, basic piping skills and basic decorating techniques.

Students will learn:

  • The basics of the art of cake decorating including covering techniques and basic lettering, piping and decorating skills.

Further information:

All equipment required for the classes will be provided. Students will learn in a fun and relaxing atmosphere in a well-equipped commercial kitchen. Class sizes also ensure one-to-one attention. In each class students will learn all the tricks of the trade, get to practice the techniques shown and go home with new-found skills. Ingredients for the course can be provided at basic cost or brought in yourself.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £280.

Courses costing more than £200 can usually be paid for in instalments. Please contact the College for details.

How to Apply

If you wish to study this course you do not need to fill out an application form, simply call our Admissions Team on (01904) 770397 or visit our friendly team of advisors in the InfoZone, located behind the main reception desk.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this course or any aspects of studying at York College please email or call (01904) 770770.

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