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Diploma in Baking and Cake Designing - Level 3

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  • 365 Days
  • Diploma, Level 3
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  • 12Guided Learning Hours
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The baking and cake decorating industry are currently at an all-time high, and people are always seeking qualified cake decorating professionals for weddings, birthdays, and other special occasions. People nowadays are busy, and will often turn to professional cake decorators to create the perfect cake for their special day. The cake baking and decorating industry is reportedly worth a whopping £3.6 billion, and this has been steadily growing since the launch of The Great British Bake Off. So, if you hope to become a professional Baker or Cake Decorator, there has never been a better time to get qualified.

With the help of this Diploma in Baking and Cake Designing, you will learn how to bake and decorate cakes to an exceptionally high standard. This course provides a complete guide to preparing cakes, including recipes, making fondant, icing techniques and layer creation. Whether you are someone who has experience in baking, or if you are a beginner, there is something for everyone in this comprehensive Baking & Cake Decorating course. We will guide you through the basics of Baking & Cake Decorating and support you through mastering those more tricky techniques.

Learning with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you, and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to secure your qualification.

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  • Gain a full understanding of how to decorate with fondant
  • Develop a thorough understanding of how to bake and assemble a cake
  • Learn how to make fondant, present your cake, and serve your cake
This course is delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). As this is an online course, you have no set timetable and can study at your own pace. Move through the modules as fast or slow as you wish, and return to previous sections at any point.
This course is suitable for anyone who wishes to learn all of the fundamentals of Baking & Cake Decorating and gain a recognised, accredited culinary qualification. If you are a culinary student, this course would be a fantastic addition to your studies.
  • Module 01: Getting Started
  • Module 02: Icing
  • Module 03: Making Fondant
  • Module 04: How Important is Taste
  • Module 05: Decorating with Fondant
  • Module 06: Putting it all Together
  • Module 07: Presentation and Serving
This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum.
Learners should be age 16 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
Successful learners will be awarded a Diploma in Baking and Cake Designing - Level 3.
What job can I get with this diploma?
  • Cake Decorator (average UK yearly salary: £21,073)
Typical duties include:
  • Discuss cake design ideas with clients
  • Create designs for potential cakes
  • Create cakes and decorate them to order
  • Check stock levels and buy ingredients
  • Promote your cake decorating business
  • If you’re self-employed, keep accounts
  • Keep all supplies and baking areas clean and tidy
What other jobs can I get with this diploma?
  • Baker (average UK yearly salary: £18,238)
  • Cook (average UK yearly salary: £14,388)
  • Pastry Chef (average UK yearly salary: £20,798)
  • Sous Chef (average UK yearly salary: £21,164)
(Average salaries are according to payscale.com)
  • Free examination and official e-certificate
  • Gain an accredited UK qualification
  • Access to excellent quality video tutorials
  • Learners will be eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
  • Excellent tutor support Monday-Friday
  • One year's access to the course
  • Support by phone, live chat, and email
  • Join a friendly online learning platform

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification

Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials

Learners will be Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card

Personalised Learning Experience

UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

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Course Curriculum

Getting Started
Online Training User Manual 00:00:00
E Certificate Download Guide 00:00:00
1: Getting Started
Getting Started 00:00:00
2: Icing
Icing 00:00:00
3: Making Fondant
Making Fondant 00:00:00
4: How Important is Taste
How Important is Taste 00:00:00
5: Decorating With Fondant
Decorating with Fondant 00:00:00
6: Putting it all Together
Putting it all Together 00:00:00
7: Presentation and Serving
Presentation and Serving 00:00:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam : Diploma in Baking and Cake Designing 00:50:00
Final Exam
Exam : Diploma in Baking and Cake Designing 00:50:00

Students feedback


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    Amanda Costell

    January 08, 2019 - 9:29am
    Loved this Course

    Loved this course and I was able to expand my knowledge on baking and cake designing after completing this course.

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    Clair Andrews

    January 03, 2019 - 1:51pm
    Wonderful Course

    Wonderful course. I was able to learn many things in baking and cake designing. I was given a considerable amount of data which was presented to me in a clear format which is easier to understand.

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    Lively Alford

    December 20, 2018 - 12:03pm
    Rewarding Course

    Challenging but rewarding course which enabled me to bake many things on my own.

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    Andria Lewis

    December 18, 2018 - 2:15pm
    Good Learning Experience

    This course gave me a good understanding of baking and designing cakes. Loved how easy it was to complete this course and the fact that everything was online to access at any time



    December 17, 2018 - 1:50pm
    Great Course

    I was reluctant to start this online course initially, but my expectations were totally exceeded after taking this course.

Buy Now
£49 (inc. VAT)
  • 365 Days
  • Diploma, Level 3
  • Course Certificate
  • Wishlist
  • 12Guided Learning Hours
  • Course Material
  • 07Number of Modules
  • Exam Included
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