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Professional Bakery Level 2 Diploma at The City of Liverpool College

Course description

This course gives students the opportunity to learn and practise skills in the following areas:

• Bread and fermented goods

• Cake and sponge goods

• Cake decoration and design

The is a very comprehensive course for people who may want a career in the baking or celebration cake industry or a formal qualification it involves working as part of a team in the college commercial bakery producing bread, cakes and celebration cakes for customers. Students will also work as an individual on practising skills and being innovative in design of their own products. The course also looks at the theory of raw materials and processes used in the bakery and also business skills.

This course gives students the opportunity to learn and practise skills in the following areas:

• Bread and fermented goods

• Cake and sponge goods

• Cake decoration and design

The is a very comprehensive course for people who may want a career in the baking or celebration cake industry or a formal qualification it involves working as part of a team in the college commercial bakery producing bread, cakes and celebration cakes for customers. Students will also work as an individual on practising skills and being innovative in design of their own products. The course also looks at the theory of raw materials and processes used in the bakery and also business skills.

Entry requirements

L1 maths and English or equivalent This course is suitable for beginners or for people who have some experience in areas offered.

Financial information

Please note there are additional costs:

  • Uniform
  • Equipment Kit – knives and cake decoration
  • Art materials – A3 pad/pencils/poster paints /paint brushes
  • Membership of ABST (bakery students society) £12 per annum
  • Field trips if appropriate

Future opportunities

L3 Diploma in Professional Bakery

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The City of Liverpool College directly.

Last updated date: 27 September 2016

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    • The College's Duke Street centre is located amongst the City's bustling RopeWalks conservation area famous for it's port related heritage and vibrant culinary scene. The centre is located just a few minutes walk from the City's world class shopping centre, Liverpool One.

      This campus is the central location for apprenticeships and both further and higher education courses in catering, hospitality, travel, tourism and leisure as well as hair, beauty and holistic therapies.

      All students have access to well-resourced facilities including modern industry standard teaching workrooms, kitchens and laboratories and salons kitted out with modern, industry-specialist equipment.

      The Academy Restaurant, Academy Hair, Beauty and Holistic Therapy Salons, The Graduate Hair Salon and The Academy Café are located here in purpose built, industry standard facilities. As commercial ventures, they provide authentic working environments for students in training, as well as first-rate food produce and services and hair and beauty treatments to the public at highly competitive prices.