York College

Entry Requirements

  • An interest in cake decoration
  • Completed the Basic Cake decorating short course or have equivalent skills
  • Students will also require the following equipment: Apron and non-slip shoes

Dates and Times

22nd January 2020 - 1st April 2020

Time: 6.00pm - 9.00pm

Day: Wednesdays

Course Content

This course is a part-time class where students will further develop their skills in decorating a cake. The class is suitable for those who have completed the beginner’s course or for those that want to brush up or perfect their cake-covering skills. This course will continue on from the beginner’s course covering royal icing, sugar paste and moulding/piping basic flowers.

Students will learn:

  • The art of cake decorating including covering, royal icing and basic moulding of flowers.

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


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 info@yorkcollege.ac.uk or call (01904) 770770.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this webpage, the content is subject to change where necessary.


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