Max. 2 children (6+) per adult. This is a beginners course. Produce delicious Easter Nest Cakes and cute decorated Bunny Biscuits. Recognise how to work safely in the kitchen and use a range of culinary skills.
No previous knowledge is required.
What you will learn
1. Quick mix cake making. 2. Making buttercream. 3. Simple piping. 4. Cut out biscuit making. 5. Making glace icing. 6. Decorating biscuits.
How you will learn on this course
1. Demonstration. 2. Explanation. 3. Student practical.
How you will be assessed on this course
1. Make and bake quick mix chocolate sponge cup cakes. 2. Make chocolate buttercream. 3. Pipe chocolate buttercream onto the cup cakes and add mini chocolate eggs. 4. Make, cut out and bake a biscuit mixture. 5. Make a flavoured, coloured glace icing. 6. Apply glace icing and decorate bunny biscuits.
Qualification and exam information (only for courses leading to a qualification)
What you will be expected to do outside your lesson time
What you need for your course
All ingredients and recipes provided.
What you need to bring to the first class
1. Aprons. 2. Tea towel. 3. Dish cloth. 4. Large containers to take your cakes and biscuits home in.
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.
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.
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