Level 2 Diploma in Food Preparation and Culinary Arts - Patisserie

CÀSÀ complements its exquisite programs with state of the art equipment and facilities to ensure students receive a well-rounded experience on all levels.

We extend our training to develop the full range of skills qualities needed to be a modern chef from core cooking skills, management to leadership skills, and beyond.
Course Overview & Plan
The Level 2 Diploma in Food Preparation and Culinary Arts - Patisserie is for candidates who wish to work in the hospitality industry and specialise in Patisserie. They will already have knowledge of the basic principles of kitchen work, or will demonstrate the commitment and enthusiasm to work and study in order to supplement their existing knowledge.
You will gain the required knowledge to master the culinary art of Patisserie, developing creative skills and learning established techniques to create classic and contemporary dessert served in the finest restaurant and patisseries.
For each class pastry chef instructors give culinary demonstrations of delicate and intricate pastry items to showcase key techniques in creation and decoration, explaining each technique they use. Students then practice the techniques learnt during the demonstration at an individual workstation in our dedicated patisserie practical kitchens under the guidance of the chef instructor.

Course Plan:

  • Understand the hospitality industry
  • Understand business success
  • Provide guest service
  • Awareness of sustainability in the hospitality industry
  • Professional workplace standards
  • Understand own role in self-development
  • Food safety & Hygiene & HACCP
  • Meet guest requirements through menu planning
  • Mise en place
  • Prepare, cook and finish cakes, biscuits and sponge products using standardised recipes
  • Prepare, cook and finish pastry products using standardised recipes
  • Produce, cook and finish dough products using standardised recipes
  • Prepare, cook and finish hot desserts using standardised recipes
  • Prepare, cook and finish cold desserts using standardised recipes
  • Prepare and finish simple chocolate products using standardised recipes

Course Kit:

  • Qualification handbook
  • Training material
  • Chefs Uniform Kit – Jacket, pants, apron, cap
  • Graduation clothes

Interested?

We invite you to learn more about what we have to offer students who choose to enrol with the CÀSÀ Culinary Arts Center.

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