What career opportunities can this lead to?

Eastleigh College offer other cake decorating and baking courses. Please browse the website for further information.

What are the entry requirements?

This course is suitable for all learners wishing to learn some royal icing skills and to use these to make decorations for a cake.

What does this programme involve?

The course will enable learners to gain skills in:-

- Runouts made with royal icing
- Pressure piping skills
- Piping shells

The main proportion of the course will cover various royal icing piping skills and these skills will be used to make a cake project.

A college certificate will be awarded on request.

How is the programme taught and assessed?

Learners will be taught by practical application and demonstrations by the tutor.

What else do I need to know?

Learners will need the following resources to participate in the course:

- Plain icing tubes numbers 1 and 1.5 (make P.J.E. or Beckenal)
- Star icing tubes number 43 (make P.M.E or Beckenal)
- 2 x 12'' Square boards for runouts, silver or black

Other materials will be discussed with learners during the term.

Learners are responsible for the purchase of materials relevant to the course.

A small weekly charge will be made to cover the cost of the icing and materials supplied by the tutor.

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*
T381B Toynbee Centre 22/1/2020 Wed 18:45 – 21:15 6 £117.00 £117.00 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 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.

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.