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Covid-19 Update

Given the Covid-19 pandemic, the College calendar has been changed for the first term of the 2020/21 academic year and has introduced a two-week October half term break. This break is from Monday 19 to Friday 30 October during which time the College is closed to Learners. The College office will be open from Monday 19 to Friday 23 October (telephone/email enquiries open) and closed from Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October (telephone/email enquiries closed until Monday 2 November). From 2 November we are increasing the areas in which a face mask or covering is required to be worn.

What opportunities will this course give me?

Eastleigh College offers a number of other cake decorating and baking courses that students may wish to attend, including:

Introduction to Sugarcraft
Sugarcraft Novelty Figures
Cake Artistry - Beginners
Cake Artistry - Intermediate to Advanced
Novelty Celebration Cakes
Cake Baking Skills for Beginners
Baking & Decorating Cupcakes

Please visit our website at for more details.

What will I be learning?

This introductory festive course will teach learners how to professionally decorate a cake with sugarpaste and finish off with simple seasonal decorations. These will include a range of models and festive flowers including Reindeer, snowmen and poinsettia flowers. The course does has some flexibility, therefore, the tutor is happy to consider individual requests from learners.

Hygiene, and health and safety will also be taught.

Why is this course for me?

This is a practical ''hands on'' course under the guidance of the tutor.

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 are welcome to bring their own fruit Christmas cake to decorate over the duration of the course. Alternatively, the college can supply a dummy cake for learners to practice techniques and decorations on in class. Please also bring a notebook, pen and pair of small pointed embroidery scissors.

Learners are responsible for the purchase of ingredients/materials necessary for the course. You will be contacted by email, prior to the first class, with details.

Application Information

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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9/11/2020 - Apply Now


Wildern School

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18:30 – 21:00





24+: £86.00

Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
L117A Wildern School 9/11/2020 Mon 18:30 – 21:00 4 £86.00 £86.00 Apply now

* 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 some 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.

The Equality Act

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.