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              This full-time course has been designed to introduce modern concepts of cake decorating, design, and preparation, alongside an insight into fundamental business acumen. Our pâtisserie chefs lead a combination of practical sessions, demonstrations and lectures to impart their knowledge, drawing from years of industry experience to provide you with skills and techniques that have been successfully implemented in the professional environment.

              The creative element of the course coupled with key business acumen helps to develop an entrepreneurial attitude in participants.

              Key information

              Duration: 60 hours | 10 sessions
              Price: £2,950
              Included in the fees: ingredients, dedicated manual, apron and tea towel.
              Entry Requirements: no prior culinary experience is required


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              Course Details

              • Course Content

                Our London school houses dedicated bakery and pâtisserie kitchens featuring professional equipment such as induction hobs, market leading mixers and caesarstone work surfaces.

                In this specialist pastry programme, you will learn decoration, design and production by focusing on:

                • celebration cakes
                • wedding cake assembly
                • stacked and shaped cakes
                • cupcakes
                • flavour profiles
                • filling, coating and masking
                • icing textures and techniques
                • gum paste flower decorations
                • chocolate work as decoration

                You will also receive our dedicated Cake Decorating course manual containing:

                • course overview and introduction
                • cake, filling, and decoration recipes
                • step-by-step guide to tempering chocolate
                • overview of decoration techniques with visual descriptions
                • piping border and writing templates

                As a participant of Le Cordon Bleu London’s Cake Decorating course, you are supplied with all the ingredients and equipment needed during each session, and everything you create is yours to take home at the end of the day.

              • Who is the programme for?

                We welcome students from a variety of different educational and occupational backgrounds. No prior culinary experience is required.

                This programme is suitable if:

                • You are a professional chef or entrepreneur and wish to master one of the most fundamental pâtisserie techniques to set up your own cake decorating business
                • You are a passionate pastry amateur and you want to learn the right techniques
                • You wish to enhance your pâtisserie skills
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                Mar 19, 2018 - Mar 29, 2018 (Standard)
                £ 2,950.00
                Jun 18, 2018 - Jun 28, 2018 (Standard)
                £ 2,950.00
                Sep 17, 2018 - Sep 27, 2018 (Standard)
                £ 2,950.00

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