Level 1 City & Guilds Award in

Create a Sugar Floral Display





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An exciting creative course – it will provide learners with the practical skills and knowledge needed to make botantically realistic and/or fantasy sugar flowers and foliage.  The learner will develop basic practical skills using a range of materials, techniques and equipment in the designing, planning, preparation, construction and presentation of a sugar floral display - key to development and confidence building to decorate and enhance cakes and sugarcraft design pieces...


The qualification will focus on ‘Design’ and ‘Sampling Ideas' (six  pieces of experimental design work), together with to create, finish and present a sugar floral display using either realistic or fantasy sugar flowers, buds and foliage to a chosen design, and much more with lots of ints and tips during 30 hours of professional tuition…


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Who is the qualification for?


This qualification is suited to those learners who want to enhance their hobby/interest and potentially use as a basis for self-employment (set up own business, thus give credibility), OR work or want to work in cake decoration (a bakery or junior chef) – it also forms a great stepping stone to those who wish to progress to Levels 1 and 2 Certificates and further develop their skill set.


City & Guilds is a recognised world-wide qualification – no other qualification offers the same credibility!


Entry & Registration requirements


No formal entry requirements, though it would be advantageous for students to have an interest in sugarcraft, cake decoration and design – photographs of your current creations are useful to support your registration.


Day & Time

Monday, 1800-2100


Course duration

30 hours, 13 MARCH to 12 JUNE 2017, (10 lessons)


Term Outline Dates:   March-June (No class - Easter; May Bank Holidays)


£10 per hour approx. Total:  £315, with a deposit of £150 payable upon completion of registration form to secure your place, the balance payable two weeks prior to start date.  Payment made via BACS, details to be provided, along with our Terms & Conditions applicable – copy provided with registration form.


Course Fee covers

•Expert tuition, demonstration, guidance and support

•Printed handouts on techniques, skills and recipes

•Use of basic equipment and tools in a state-of-the-art spacious kitchen/cookery self-contained environment (ground floor location)

•Access to some sugarcraft tools and equipment in class – share with other students



What’s not included

•City & Guilds registration certificate/award/verifying fees… details available upon applicable.


Specialist sugarcraft and cake decoration equipment, tools and materials required to fulfil the course term, together with appropriate protective clothing, i.e. apron, closed in shoes etc. – an outline guidance list will be provided upon completion of your registration form, allowing you to research and buy cost effective equipment and tools prior to course start.


Refreshments: it is the responsibility of the students/learners to bring appropriate refreshments to be consumed during the break time allotted, though tea, coffee & milk is provided.




Oasis, John Williams Academy – Kitchen & Cookery area, Petherton Road, Hengrove, Bristol BS14 9BD:


•Free on-site parking

•Easy to find location, just set off main A37 Wells Road (approx. 3 miles  from Bristol City Centre, 10-15 mins in car dependent upon traffic.

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