Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.
Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.
If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.
If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.
International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.
For more information, see our guide to fees.
You will learn how to produce quality cupcakes and cake pops, as well as different coating, finishing and decoration techniques.
This qualification is for people who want to develop both understanding and skills in cupcake & cake pops making and their creative cake decorating skills.
This qualification will give learners the opportunity to use sugar as a creative medium to develop and practise sugarcraft, and cake decoration skills required for career progression.
Facilities and Support Practical sessions will take place in a professional pastry kitchen, with equipment and facilities for cake making and decoration.
The general services we offer as a College include:
- Learning Centres
- English & Maths support
- Dedicated Work Experience team
- Students Union Dedicated
- Student Services
Age group: 19+
Candidates will be invited to a course interview where they can discuss their application further.
An initial assessments (English & Maths) will be given. You will need to get a minimum of Entry 3 on the college initial on line assessment for literacy and maths
Practical assessments, short written question papers portfolio of evidence
City & Guilds Level 1 Award in Sugarcraft
Research to provide evidence for portfolio and to support completing underpinning requirements Practising practical skills in pastry kitchen