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Edible Christmas Gifts

Saturday 17 November 2018
09:30 - 12:30
3 Hours / 1 Weeks
5 Brampton Road, Bexleyheath

Course description

Max. 2 children (6+) per adult. Learn to make a variety of delicious edible gifts like chocolate truffles, marzipan fruits and peppermint creams! On this one day session, you will be able to assist your child(ren) to produce a range of sweet treats and pack them ready to give as a wonderful Christmas gift. We will have a lunch break part way through so please bring something to eat with you in case the canteen is closed. Please note that at the beginning of the course learners will take part in an induction to the College and the course. They will be asked to complete a Student Learning record (SLR) which will help learners to reflect and monitor their progress. The tutor will use this information to check learning and plan their lessons. PLEASE NOTE: The adult whose enrolment details we have MUST be the adult who attends with the child(ren) each and every session of the course.

Entry requirements


What you will learn

Making sweet treats.

How you will learn on this course

Food preparation.

How you will be assessed on this course

1. Work safely and hygienically in a kitchen environment. 2. Follow a recipe. 3. Weigh and measure ingredients. 4. Use a variety of food preparation skills. 5. Produce a selection of edible sweets from a range of different food ingredients. 6. Prepare a gift box. 7. Be aware of food allergies.

Qualification and exam information (only for courses leading to a qualification)

Not applicable to this course.

What you will be expected to do outside your lesson time

Not applicable to this course.

What you need for your course

All ingredients will be provided.

What you need to bring to the first class

1. Apron. 2. Dishcloth. 3. Tea-towel. 4. Lunch and a drink.

What you can do next

Further courses in Family Learning and Neighbourhood Learning are available at The Learning and Enterprise College Bexley - check out the website (www.lecb.ac.uk), phone us on 0203 045 5176 or see our brochure (available in any of our centres). If you need to improve in English or Maths have a look at the level 1 and 2 Functional Skills and GCSE qualifications we have to offer. The college advice and guidance department offers confidential guidance sessions too so if you need further help on where to go from here, get in touch.

Additional information

At the beginning of the course, you will have an induction to the College and the course. Your tutor will ask you to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and agree your personal learning goals. All documents are a requirement of the Funding Agency. All students on courses funded by the ESFA must complete a Learning Agreement and ILP.

Venue information

5 Brampton Road, Bexleyheath, Kent DA7 4EZ Nearest Train Station: Bexleyheath. Buses: 89, 96, B16, B15, B14, B12, 422 Car park available onsite. Please note car parking spaces cannot be guaranteed. For further details of parking please refer to https://www.bexley.gov.uk/services/parking