Sugarcraft (7159)

About these qualifications

Our certificates and diplomas in Sugarcraft cover a wide range of skills from cupcakes and cake pops, royal icing techniques, creating a botanical sugar floral study  through to techniques using chocolate couverture.

Who are they for

This qualification is ideal for anyone interested in working or wanting to work in cake decoration, from complete beginners to those wishing to develop their skills and knowledge.

General Information

Available in following countries

  • England
  • Wales
  • Northern Ireland
  • Ireland
  • International

Information & documentation

For Centres

To offer this qualification please submit an application and we’ll help you get set up - you can become a City & Guilds qualification provider within 30 days.


Assessment Materials

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Centre Documents

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What's involved in delivering this course?
If your Centre is approved to offer the  Award/Certificate/Diploma in Creative Techniques - Sugarcraft you can apply for the new qualification in Sugarcraft approval using the fast track approval form, available from the City & Guilds website.

Centres should use the fast track form if:
• there have been no changes to the way the qualifications are delivered, and
• they meet all of the approval criteria in the fast track form guidance notes.

Fast track approval is available for 12 months from the launch of the qualification. After 12 months, the Centre will have to go through the standard Qualification Approval Process. The centre is responsible for checking that fast track approval is still current at the time of application.

To offer these qualifications, new centres will need to gain both centre and qualification approval. Please refer to the Centre Manual - Supporting Customer Excellence for further information.

Centre staff should familiarise themselves with the structure, content and assessment requirements of the qualifications before designing a course programme.

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Additional Documents

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For Learners

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