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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?

Learners can attend other cake decorating and baking courses. Please browse the website for more details.

What will I be learning?

You will be taught how to make figures of animals and people using modelling icing.

You will learn how to colour and work with the medium, as well as some hints and tips to create your own effective cake toppers!

An Eastleigh College certificate can be provided on completion of this course.

Why is this course for me?

This course is essentially a practical class with hands on learning. There will be some group and individual instruction and demonstration.

There will be information sheets provided which you can take away with you for future reference. The tutor will demonstrate and describe each model, then support you while you make each figure.

What do I need to sign up?

This course if suitable for anyone interested in moulding sugarcraft figures for cake decoration. There are no qualifications or experience needed to attend.

Is there anything else I need to know?

You will require a small sharp knife, a pair of small scissors (such as nail scissors), a suitable container to take items home and a small craft paint brush if you have one. If you have any sugarcraft tools, please bring them along.

There are no additional costs associated with this course. All materials will be provided for you.

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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24/4/2021 - Apply Now


Eastleigh College

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09:30 – 13:00





24+: £44.00

Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
C112Z Eastleigh College 24/4/2021 Sat 09:30 – 13:00 1 £44.00 £44.00 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.