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  Mar 01, 2024
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Cake Decorating Level 1 Certificate

The Cake Decorating Level 1 Certificate provides an introduction to cake frosting foundation and technique, cake assembly techniques and concepts of cake decorating including production of decorated cakes using a variety of basic, intermediate, and advanced piping techniques. Students will learn required skills, concepts, and techniques for preparing wedding cakes, including advanced skills in using  marzipan, modeling  chocolate, rolled fondant, gum paste flower making, and royal icing piping work. 

With this award, you may seek jobs as:

In store Cake Decorator, Pastry Shop Cake Decorator, Commercial Cake Production Cake Decorator

Related Awards:


Artisan Breads & Specialty Desserts Level 1 Certificate  

Baking and Pastry Arts, A.A.S.  

Baking Principles Level 1 Certificate  

Baking Principles Level 2 Certificate  

Chocolates and Plated Desserts Level 1 Certificate  


Total Credit Hours Required: 18

Milestone Course(s)

*** denotes Milestone course(s)

A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program as determined by the Faculty of the Alamo Colleges District.


CIP Code: 12.0501

Major Code: CAKD