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Cake Decorating Courses

Urban Cake Republic welcomes everyone, whether you are new to cake decorating and need a new hobby or challenge, or perhaps you have skills that you want to develop further.  From seasoned professional to business owner, we can assist in your artistic development and bring out your inner cake decorating creativity. No matter your age or experience you're never too old (or young) to pick up new life skills.  The staff at Urban Cake Republic are fully vetted and have undergone rigorous background checks - so we are able to provide a safer learning experience. 

 

Baking Courses

We have a variety of baking courses located at purpose-built kitchens. You will have fun learning how to bake or honing your existing baking skills. Click here to find out where our baking school is located.

In our classes you may be required to take notes, however, where possible you will be issued with handouts and homework tasks especially for the specialist courses.  Full details of course content will be given to you after you have applied for your course.

We also have disability access also.

Covid 19

We have chosen to reduce class sizes and as a result we will be adhering very closely to government guidelines with regards to Covid 19 or any other medical issues or outbreaks.  Therefore you maybe required to wear Personal Protective Equipment in class and will have to observe strict Health Safety and Hygiene practices at all times.

 

In the event that there is a lockdown, UCR may choose to continue to pursue interactive teaching online.

Length of Courses

All courses are run one day or one evening a week for a specified number of weeks unless otherwise indicated.

Certificate of Attendance celebrating your success.

On completion of your course, we will award you with a Certificate of Attendance.  These are normally available for courses that are more than 4 weeks long, (including the Starting your own Food/Cake Business).  However, it is important to note that this document will only be supplied to you if you have an 80% attendance rate or higher.

Overseas Students

If you require any further information with regards to our courses please email us directly.

Enrolments

All classes have a set amount of places that are issued on a first come, first serve basis.  

 

Late Enrolments

Accepting late enrolments is at the discretion of UCR, should you enrol after the course has commenced, you will be required to pay the full listed course price, however you will have to call or email us first to check availability.

How to Apply

Simply fill out the online application form below, then pay the requisite deposit or make a full payment accordingly.  We will not reserve your place on any course until payment is made.

  

***PLEASE NOTE*** If you are applying for any of the vocational accredited courses, you will be required to upload 2 types of identification, one photographic, the other proof of residency.  All information submitted is treated in the strictest confidence. 

Click here for the accredited course application form. 

Click here for the non-accredited short courses.

If you have any difficulties with the application form do not hesitate to contact us via email at theucr092@gmail.com.

Here are a list of courses/workshops, dates and prices.  Click on the 'Class info/prices' button below to see the course content and how to enrol, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Cake Decorating/ Baking Courses & Prices
Beginner's Accredited 24 Week Course in Cake Dec £995.00
Tue, Nov 03
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Nov 03, 2020, 6:00 PM – May 25, 2021, 9:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
Get with this exciting certified training programme for those wanting to learn the art of Cake decorating. Choose ONE of the payment options below.
Beginner's Accredited 24 Week Course in Cake Dec £995.00
Wed, Nov 04
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Nov 04, 2020, 6:00 PM – May 26, 2021, 9:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
Get with this exciting certified training programme for those wanting to learn the art of Cake decorating. Choose ONE of the payment options below.
Baking From Scratch £275.00
Wed, Jan 13
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Jan 13, 2021, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
Baking delicious cakes,cupcakes and bread. In this class you will learn how to create the perfect tasty bakes with trouble-shooting exercises on your baking journey.
Cupcakes: Piping like a Boss 1 Day Course £95
Wed, Feb 17
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Feb 17, 2021, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
Suitable for beginner's and improver's. This one day course will teach you how to perfect your cupcake piping skills using buttercream and various piping nozzles. Surprise yourself and watch your piping skills grow.
Beginner's Cake Decorating 6 Week Course £199.00
Tue, Feb 23
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Feb 23, 2021, 10:30 AM – Mar 30, 2021, 12:30 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
An exciting introduction to cake decorating and modelling techniques aimed at beginners or those who wish to improve their techniques.
Cake Carving & Modelling Characters Course £199
Tue, Apr 20
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Apr 20, 2021, 10:30 AM – May 25, 2021, 12:30 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
A 6 week modelling course with a variety cake decorating techniques used to make children and fun cakes,
Baking Patisserie/Cake Course £275.00
Wed, Apr 21
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Apr 21, 2021, 6:30 PM – May 26, 2021, 9:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
Baking delicious cakes, patisserie pastries and bread. In this class you will learn how to create the perfect tasty bakes with trouble-shooting exercises on your baking journey.
Beginner's Cake Decorating 6 Week Course £199.00
Thu, Apr 22
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Apr 22, 2021, 7:00 PM – May 27, 2021, 9:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
An exciting introduction to cake decorating and modelling techniques aimed at beginners or those who wish to improve their techniques.
Tiered /Wedding Cake 6 Week Course £250.00
Tue, Jun 15
Parchmore Community Centre
Jun 15, 2021, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Parchmore Community Centre, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
An exciting 6 week course showing you how to create show-stopper tiered cakes. Birthday or wedding (you choose...!)
Royal Icing and Buttercream Techniques £199.00
Wed, Jun 16
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Jun 16, 2021, 7:00 PM – Jul 21, 2021, 9:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
A wonderful 6 week experience. Learn how to coat, decorate and pipe on cakes and cupcakes using Royal Icing and Buttercream techniques.
Starting Your Own Food/Cake Business Workshop £49.50
Fri, Jul 09
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Jul 09, 2021, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
1 Day workshop - Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn about running your own cake/food business.
Ganache & Swiss Meringue Buttercream covered cakes. £175 (2 Days)
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
This technical course shows you how to make ganache coat a cake and cover it to achieve those clean and sharp edges. In addition, you will also learn how to make Swiss Meringue Buttercream filing. The end product will be the contemporary & deliciously fabulous drip cake.
Wired Sugar Flowers Accredited Course Level 1
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
Learn how to create beautiful sprays of sugar flowers as toppers for cakes, using a variety of decorative techniques.
Fluffy & Fido: Baking for Pets £75.00
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
For pet lovers. Baking healthy cat and dog treats for your pets or to present as gifts.
Cakes and Bakes for Diabetics
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co
Time is TBD
Parchmore Methodist Church, Youth and Co, Parchmore Methodist Church, 53 Parchmore Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 8LY, UK
Do you have special dietary requirements or have friends,client or family that are diabetic? Then this course is for you. Learn to bake and decorate delicious yet healthy diabetic recipes

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