Course Details

  • Our fun cupcakes course is perfect for beginners and baking enthusiasts who wish to learn the essential skills and tricks from the trade to improve their knowledge.

    Whether you are thinking of setting up your own business, making cupcakes for special occasions or are just an avid enthusiast, The Manchester College can offer the perfect course to provide you with the skills and knowledge to be successful within the hospitality and catering industries.

    This 3-week, part-time evening course will be ran as three practical sessions encapsulating the world of cupcakes. Initially you will be taught the different recipe technique to produce the perfect cupcake base. Secondly, you will learn to capture the perfect finished cupcake, from plain decoration to special event cupcakes for weddings and seasonal celebrations.

    Start Date - 13/05/2019
    End Date - 03/06/2019
    Times - 17.30-20.30

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

  • At the end of the three weeks, you will have learnt the practical skills to produce a variety of cupcakes that you will present to the class.


  • Once you’ve completed this introductory course, you may want to undertake a more specific cake decoration or hobby pastry course to develop your skills even further.

    Each qualification you achieve will take you closer to your ideal job in the hospitality and catering industry, giving you all the skills you need to have a successful career. You could find yourself in a huge number of different roles in this sector, including bakers, flour confectioners, kitchen and catering assistants.

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  • This will cost £90 for the entire course

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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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