Course Details

  • The Great British Bake Off has created a passion for all things cake related. If you love baking and want to learn how to produce a range of cakes, bakes and treats, then this is the course for you.

    This highly practical, 6-week part-time course is perfect for beginners and enthusiasts alike and will give you the skills and knowledge you need to produce delicious chocolate brownies, Victoria sandwiches, flapjacks, loaf cakes, a range of cookies and different tray bakes.

    Whether you’re thinking about setting up in business making cakes, bakes and treats for special occasions, you work in a bakery, hotel or restaurant, or you’re an avid enthusiast, this is the perfect course for you to develop your skills and knowledge

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but you should have a passion for cake making and the enthusiasm to develop your skills and knowledge.

  • There is no formal assessment for this course. You will develop your practical skills throughout the six weeks as you learn to make cakes, bakes and treats.

  • Once you’ve completed this course, you could progress on to our Level 2 Patisserie and Confectionary course or broaden your knowledge further with one of our courses on cupcakes, cake decoration or bread bakery.

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  • The cost for this course is £235.

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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