What opportunities will this course give me?
Have you always liked the idea of creating your own delicious festive treats (rather than burning a hole in your pocket buying beautiful but pricey celebration treats)? Our Christmas Baking and Decorating for Beginners course could be the answer!
Whilst this course does not have a formal qualification at the end, it is a fantastic way to bring a personal touch to your festive celebrations this year and widen your skills with hands-on learning material among a group of like-minded baking enthusiasts. The programme will also give you the opportunity to dip your toes in to this potential new career avenue before taking the full dive.
Learners love the Christmas Baking and Decorating for Beginners course as it is in-depth enough to leave you with a genuine new skill which can enhance your own Christmas celebrations while being a fun and stimulating way to pick up a fresh hobby.
We offer a number of other cake decorating and baking courses such as:-
Novelty Celebration Cakes
Baking for Beginners
Baking and Decorating Cupcakes
Cake Artistry Intermediate to Advanced
Chocolate Gifts for Christmas
Please browse our website, www.eastleigh.ac.uk for full details of all the courses we offer.
What will I be learning?
This introductory festive course will teach learners how to make and decorate a range of items ready for the festive season. We will aim to cover the following:
Week 1 - Christmas Pudding Cookies decorated with white chocolate and sprinkles
Week 2 - Festive Yule Log decorated with fondant holly leaves and berries
Week 3 - Christmas Cake Decorations made from fondant
Week 4 - Christmas Cupcakes decorated with buttercream or fondant toppers
Food hygiene, health and safety will also be taught.
Why is this course for me?
If you want to build the confidence and skills to decorate your own delicious bakes at Christmas, then this is the perfect course for you.
Whether you are decorating a Christmas cake for your own family, are considering giving more personalised gifts this year, or are simply keen to explore a new hobby, our Christmas Baking and Decorating for Beginners course is a wonderful way to expand your knowledge on baking and artistry.
Many learners go on to attend other courses following this short Christmas course; it is the perfect kick-starter on to a new, creative path.
How will my learning be enhanced?
Your tutor will be both friendly and accommodating, ensuring your experience on the workshop is fun and engaging.
What do I need to sign up?
There are no formal entry requirements in respect of this course. No previous knowledge or experience is required.
Is there anything else I need to know?
Learners will be responsible for the purchase of ingredients in relation to this course. Economy is always encouraged.
You will be provided with a list of items approximately 10 days before the first session.
Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.
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If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Adult and Community Learning team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1270.