What career opportunities can this lead to?

Students may wish to attend other confectionery or cookery courses offered by the college- please browse the website.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course; it is suitable for anyone who would like to make edible festive treats and gifts.

What does this programme involve?

'Tis the season to be jolly! This workshop will focus on making festive treats either for yourself or to give as gifts.

During the session, we will be making:-

- Luxury gift wrapped Christmas pudding truffles
- Advent ginger biscuits piped with royal icing
- Luxury orange mince pies made with butter pastry and cream cheese filling

There will also be festive recipes given out at the end of the session for you to try at home.

How is the programme taught and assessed?

The course is essentially a practical class with hands on learning. There will be some group and individual instruction, including demonstrations.

What else do I need to know?

Students will be responsible for the purchase of materials relevant to the course.

Ingredients need to be purchased by students in advance of the lesson from the list provided.

A list of ingredients and items to bring on the day will be sent out approximately one week before your class.

How do I apply?

Apply by clicking on the APPLY NOW link on this page. Alternatively, you can apply by completing an application form through our Adult and Community Learning team by telephone 023 8091 1270 or via email at acl@eastleigh.ac.uk.

*Fees will apply if you are over 18. You may be eligible for fee support or a loan. To find out an accurate cost, based on your individual circumstances, please contact our Adult and Community Learning team.

Course Code


Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
C49X Eastleigh College 23/11/2019 Sat 09:30 – 13:30 1 £44.00 £44.00

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

Need any further advice?

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.

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The College wishes to ensure that it complies with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010. If you are a disabled person, please ensure that we know what you need so that we can make all reasonable adjustments to help you succeed.

Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.