Retail Baking (Cake and Pastry)

Certificate III

National Code: FDF30510

Course information

This qualification has been replaced by a new version across Australia. The new version will shortly become available at North Coast TAFE. If you have any questions about this please contact us.

About the course

Course Number: FDF30510-01V03

Do you have a love of baking and would like to turn it into a career? Or are you currently working in the industry and looking to improve your job prospects? Our Certificate III in Retail Baking (Cake and Pastry) could be perfect for you. This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge required to work in retail baking, specialising in cakes and pastries. You will learn to prepare fillings, work with pastry, decorate cakes and cookies, and to bake pastries, cookies and cakes.

Studying this course through North Coast TAFE means you will be learning from professionals with vast industry experience. After completing this course, you could find yourself working in your own bakery, on a cruise ship, in a 5-star hotel, in a resort, or in a range of other contexts. If you can handle working late evenings and are looking to enter an industry with varied job opportunities, contact us now to secure your spot in our Certificate III in Retail Baking (Cake and Pastry).

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