Professional Patisserie and Confectionery Level 2 Certificate

Course overview

This is the City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Professional Patisserie & Confectionery.

This course has been designed for anyone who would like to work as a Pastry/Patisserie Chef within the catering and hospitality sector, and it will equip you with the basic techniques needed to start a career in patisserie, pastry or bakery.

During the course, you will develop knowledge and skills in the following areas:

  • Investigating the catering and hospitality industry
  • Food safety in catering
  • Health and safety in catering and hospitality
  • Healthier foods and special diets
  • Catering operations, costs and menu planning
  • Applying workplace skills
  • Producing hot and cold desserts and puddings
  • Producing paste products
  • Producing biscuit, cake and sponge products
  • Producing fermented dough products

You will gain the knowledge and practical skills to progress your career as a Pastry/Patisserie Chef within the hospitality industry.

You will be expected to have a strong interest in the subject.

You should also have a Level 1 qualification in Culinary Arts/Professional Cookery or be able to demonstrate strong evidence of passion and skill in patisserie.

You will need to achieve a minimum of GCSE grade 3 in maths and grade 4 in English Language due to the detailed assignments that are required.

On successful completion of this course, you could progress on to the Level 3 Diploma in Professional Patisserie and Confectionery course, or you could seek work in a professional kitchen.

You will need to purchase the required uniform and equipment for this programme, which will reflect both industry standards and safety requirements.

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