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Wired Sugar Flowers ABC Level 1 Award

This Level 1 Award is designed to develop your skills and knowledge in flower modelling for cake decoration.

Entry requirements

You do not need any previous qualifications of experience to start this course.

Course content

During this course you will study a range of topics, including:

  • Modelling a variety of wired flowers
  • Colouring
  • Steaming
  • Glazing
  • Taping
  • Wiring
  • Use of tools
  • Health and hygiene
  • Basic exploratory introduction to design.

Assessment methods

There is no final examination, but you will be continuously assessed throughout the course by your tutor, and your results will be externally verified using your completed portfolio and your final exhibition pieces.

Further study and career options

Successful completion of these courses will enable you to pursue flower modelling and sugar craft to a high level, whether for teaching, exhibition work, working in industry or purely for personal achievement.

Additional information

In addition to the course fees, you will also be required to pay for protective clothing; this will be purchased through the department and must be worn in the classroom at all times.

Course information & how to book

If you have an interest in applying for this course, please email Enquiries & Guidance at e&g@bedford.ac.uk

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
33 weeks 21/09/2016 Wed 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm £378 Cauldwell Street H1352S1 Course in progress

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Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, problems with English and Maths, are deaf or hearing impaired, or missing the essential skills needed to complete your course, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

Accessibility
We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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