Course in Pastry

Top Courses in Pastry

What is a Course in Pastry?

Pastry courses provide in-depth instruction regarding the culinary arts and the hospitality industry with a specialization in Pastry. Subjects include menu design, trends in baking and pastry making and terminology, safety regulations, how to use various kitchen equipment, and sanitation principles. Students will also learn essentials of kitchen management, weights and measures, laminated dough and the art of creating custards, icings, meringue and other components related to Pastry.

What are the benefits of taking a Course in Pastry?

Earning a degree in Pastry allows students to work in some of the best restaurants in the world. With advanced knowledge in bakery, pastry and aspects of the culinary arts, students may also find employment as personal chefs to celebrities and government officials.

How much does it cost to take a Course in Pastry?

Tuition fees for Pastry courses are comparable to the costs of taking other degree programs. Laboratory fees may be higher due to the amount of hands-on work required of culinary arts students.

What are the requirements for a Course in Pastry?

Students should have a keen interest in pastry and culinary arts, and should enjoy spending much time in the kitchen creating cakes, pastries, pies and other bakery items.

 

What Kind of Career Improvement Can You Expect with a Course in Pastry?

In addition to working in five-star restaurants or for VIPs, students successfully completing a Pastry program can also find employment as food managers, head chefs and food stylists. A food stylist is responsible for arranging food in commercials, movies and photographs so that the food looks as appealing and natural as possible.

Where to take a Course in Pastry?

Students have access to Pastry courses offered at schools all over the world. Some programs are even offered online.

How to apply to a Course in Pastry?

Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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During the evening professional pastry

COQUIS
Campus Part time 27 weeks October 2019 Italy Rome

The Professional Pastry Course offers a structured educational program, divided into theory and practice, in order to learn the skills needed to work in the world of pastry. It 'a high professional training necessary to enter the profession of Pastry Chef ... [+]

The passion for pastry can become an important profession!

The Professional Pastry Course offers a structured educational program, divided into theory and practice, in order to learn the skills needed to work in the world of pastry. It 'a high professional training needed to pursue a Pastry Chef profession.

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The Professional Pastry Course is for those who have the desire to learn the basics and techniques of pastry to fit into a professional context, with a level of qualification recognized by the industry.

Access to the course is allowed a maximum number of 16 participants, to ensure the full involvement in the operation of all the students, divided into individual workstations fully equipped with the latest technology... [-]


During professional pastry

COQUIS
Campus Full time 8 weeks October 2019 Italy Rome

The passion for pastry can become an important profession! The Professional Pastry Course offers a structured educational program, divided into theory and practice, in order to learn the skills needed to work in the world of pastry. It 'a high professional training necessary to enter the profession of Pastry Chef ... [+]

The passion for pastry can become an important profession! The Professional Pastry Course offers a structured educational program, divided into theory and practice, in order to learn the skills needed to work in the world of pastry. It 'a high professional training needed to pursue a Pastry Chef profession.

recipients

The Professional Pastry Course is for those who have the desire to learn the basics and techniques of pastry to fit into a professional context, with a level of qualification recognized by the industry. Access to the course is allowed a maximum number of 16 participants, to ensure the full involvement in the operation of all the students, divided into individual workstations fully equipped with the latest technology.... [-]


Expert pastry

Estudios Superiores Abiertos de Hostelería
Online Part time September 2019 Spain Zaragoza

With this expert offer comprehensive training from elementary ethics of the profession, developing the ability to adapt to new trends and the use of imagination and innovation as differentiators. Learning that includes knowledge and experience in international classic pastries, combined with the latest techniques in ... [+]

Expert Pastry

Get trained in all areas of the bakery and Differentiate

Today is valued more than ever the crafts they know and can give satisfactory answers to the demanding market needs answers. Advances in tech and current methods of preprocessing and storage, are perfectly suited to pastry making "master hands" multiply without losing in the finished product.

With this expert offer comprehensive training from elementary ethics of the profession, developing the ability to adapt to new trends and the use of imagination and innovation as differentiators. Learning that includes knowledge and experience in international classic pastries, combined with the latest techniques in baking, pastry and bakery specialties make this restaurant is highly recommended for all those who want to develop their career in this field option.... [-]


Upper reaches of Pastry

Estudios Superiores Abiertos de Hostelería
Online Part time September 2019 Spain Zaragoza

This Advanced Course in Confectionery offers the opportunity to master the techniques of pastry, bakery and chocolate, providing a comprehensive overview on the development of all major professional pastry techniques ... [+]

Superior Pastry Course

Master the techniques of chocolate, bakers and professional pastry

This Advanced Course in Confectionery offers the opportunity to master the techniques of pastry, bakery and chocolate, providing a comprehensive overview on the development of all major professional pastry techniques.

Difficult to develop the profession of pastry chef requires a good education, enabling acquire a comprehensive and accurate understanding of all processes: preparation of recipes, perfectly able to use the tools, equipment and furnaces. It is also essential to develop skills to execute each of the professional pastry techniques and get good results in desserts and preparations to be made.... [-]


Course savory pastries

Estudios Superiores Abiertos de Hostelería
Online Part time September 2019 Spain Zaragoza

The origin of the bakery, as we know it today is in obloiers or wafer producers in the Middle Ages, which were the first bakers as exclusive job. Then as in ancient times (Egypt, Greece, Rome), the pastry was salty: it was working with flour and pastry stuffed with meat or vegetables, which as a variation, they ... [+]

Pastry Course Salada

Learn all the secrets of this branch of the bakery

The origin of the bakery, as we know it today is in obloiers or wafer producers in the Middle Ages, which were the first bakers as exclusive job. Then as in ancient times (Egypt, Greece, Rome), the pastry was salty: it was working with flour and pastry stuffed with meat or vegetables, which as variation were incorporated them sweet ingredients.

The savory pastry has increased gradually by consumer demands, which at certain times (appetizer, snack, social gatherings ..) prefers specialties such as canapés, snacks, pastries, etc..

During Pastry Salada will display like working with saltwater processing and basic masses which allow current treatment of this branch of the bakery.... [-]


Course in international pastry

Estudios Superiores Abiertos de Hostelería
Online Part time September 2019 Spain Zaragoza

The course International Confectionery aims to show the bases of international pastries, from raw materials most used (fruit, sugar, vegetables, cocoa), control of the technical processing and handling (control cooking temperature, textures) to the most compelling presentations and product staging ... [+]

International Pastry Course

Meet the typical recipes of each culture

The blend of cultures has meant that it is increasingly common to find estableciminetos of restuaración featuring desserts from around the world. The international pastry culture is increasingly embedded in our professionals.

The course International Confectionery aims to show the bases of international pastries, from raw materials most used (fruit, sugar, vegetables, cocoa), control of the technical processing and handling (control cooking temperature, textures) to the most compelling presentations and product staging. We are, in short, to a manual that we hope will be useful to all those who want to venture into this difficult but exciting world of international art bakery.... [-]


Pastry course

Estudios Superiores Abiertos de Hostelería
Online Part time September 2019 Spain Zaragoza

This course aims to show pastry operation of a professional bakery, plus teach you to master the art tools and techniques used by pastry chefs greater national and international recognition ... [+]

Pastry Course

Learn the techniques of preparation and presentation of pastry

Advances in tech and current methods of preprocessing and storage, are perfectly suited to artisanal pastry making "master hands" multiply without losing in the finished product.

This course aims to show pastry operation of a professional bakery, plus teach you to master the art tools and techniques used by pastry chefs greater national and international recognition.

Higher Studies Open Hospitality offers comprehensive training from elementary ethics of the profession, developing the ability to adapt to new trends and the use of imagination and innovation as differentiators. Learning that includes knowledge and experience in international classic pastry combined with the latest techniques in baking-pastry bakery and restaurant.... [-]


Professional Patisserie and Confectionery Courses (840 Hours)

The International Hospitality Academy
Campus Full time 6 months January 2019 Italy Senigallia

This unique full-time hands-on programme focuses on all aspects of pastry, baking and confectionery art. [+]

This unique full-time hands-on programme focuses on all aspects of pastry, baking and confectionery art. It offers intensive instruction, advanced equipment, and high-quality ingredients to our students. This intensive programme is designed to meet the needs of students wishing to obtain a broad and thorough foundation in the art of pastry and baking from viennoiseries to chocolate and everything in between. You will receive training from our highly acclaimed pastry chef in the well-equipped pastry laboratory.

For career changers, professionals and beginners, the patisserie programme is the ideal one of a kind course to build a solid foundation of knowledge and skills necessary to achieve a successful career. It is essential to be well driven, have a focused attitude and high motivation to complete this course. Once successfully completed, students will be prepared to excel in the pastry industry.... [-]


Course in Professional Patisserie and Confectionary Courses (840 Hours)

Chef Academy London
Campus Full time 6 months February 2019 United Kingdom Mayfair

This unique full-time hands-on programme focuses on all aspects of pastry, baking and confectionery art. It offers intensive instruction, advanced equipment, and high-quality ingredients to our students. This intensive programme is designed to meet the needs of students wishing to obtain a broad and thorough foundation in the art of pastry and baking from viennoiseries to chocolate and everything in between. You will receive training from our highly acclaimed pastry chef in the well-equipped pastry laboratory. [+]

This unique full-time hands-on programme focuses on all aspects of pastry, baking and confectionery art. It offers intensive instruction, advanced equipment, and high-quality ingredients to our students. This intensive programme is designed to meet the needs of students wishing to obtain a broad and thorough foundation in the art of pastry and baking from viennoiseries to chocolate and everything in between. You will receive training from our highly acclaimed pastry chef in the well-equipped pastry laboratory.

For career changers, professionals and beginners, the patisserie programme is the ideal one of a kind course to build a solid foundation of knowledge and skills necessary to achieve a successful career. It is essential to be well driven, have a focused attitude and high motivation to complete this course. Once successfully completed, students will be prepared to excel in the pastry industry.... [-]


The Culinary Apprentice School of the Arts: 6 month Pastry Chef Curriculum

CASA Schools
Campus Full time 6 months September 2019 USA Los Angeles New York San Francisco Chicago Atlanta Nashville + 5 more

Catering encompasses a large variety of potential culinary options. Everything from birthday parties to large wedding receptions to banquets for Fortune 500 businesses can fall under this catering. At The Culinary Apprentice School of the Arts we pair you with a catering chef/mentor who will teach you everything you need to know about the many parts of the catering world. You’ll gain real-world application of what... [+]

Catering encompasses a large variety of potential culinary options. Everything from birthday parties to large wedding receptions to banquets for Fortune 500 businesses can fall under this catering.

At The Culinary Apprentice School of the Arts we pair you with a catering chef/mentor who will teach you everything you need to know about the many parts of the catering world. You’ll gain real world application of what would be theoretical in most culinary schools. Learning by doing, through one-on-one tutelage is what we’re about. By the completion of our course you will have in excess of 300 hours of real world industry experience.

The Culinary Apprentice School of the Arts Pastry Chef Advantage:... [-]


Internship Program in Cooking or Pastry - Miami / South of France

Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Campus Full time 11 months September 2019 USA Miami France Agde + 2 more

This course gives you the opportunity to learn gastronomic technique from chefs in two very different parts of the world, allowing you to not only soak up double the knowledge but also explore double cultures as you start your culinary journey. [+]

Enrolment Fees: $330

This course gives you the opportunity to learn gastronomic technique from chefs in two very different parts of the world, allowing you to not only soak up double the knowledge, but also explore double cultures as you start your culinary journey.

It has been prepared for beginners, professionals and people who are seeking to change career, and want to learn or improve their knowledge in French Cooking or Pastry (one Michelin star level). This special program will give the students the opportunity to discover the beautiful city of Miami and also discover the Languedoc Roussillon region in the South of France.

All of our teachers possess years of experience in top high-end hotels and/or restaurants.... [-]


EPICURE French pastry Program

Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Campus Full time 2 months February 2019 USA Miami France Agde + 2 more

We elaborated this program for professionals and beginners’ cooks who want to improve and fine-tune their skills in French Pastry at a one Michelin star level. [+]

We elaborated this program for professionals and beginners’ cooks who want to improve and fine-tune their skills in French Pastry at a one Michelin star level.

Enrolment Fees: $150 Supply Fees: $180

The student’s outcomes will include a new recipes portfolio, more creativity, a lot of tips and tricks taught by our highly skilled teachers, the ability to work in team and a memorable experience in Miami.

8 weeks, 5 days a week of hands-on classes from 11am to 3pm. All weekends are free.

The first month the student will begin with the Gourmet Program (see here above), following with :

5th Week: Breads, Viennoiseries, Doughs, Level II 6th Week: Cakes and Entremets, Level II 7th Week: Chocolates, Level II 8th Week: Plated Desserts and Decoration, Level II [-]

GOURMET French Pastry Program

Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Campus Full time 1 month September 2019 USA Miami France Agde + 2 more

This short program has been specifically prepared for individuals who want to learn or improve their knowledge in French Pastry at a higher level. It is tailored for beginners as well as for professionals. Depending on the student previous level of experience the intakes’ dates are different. [+]

This short program has been specifically prepared for individuals who want to learn or improve their knowledge in French Pastry at a higher level. It is tailored for beginners as well as for professionals. Depending on the student previous level of experience the intakes’ dates are different.

Enrolment Fees: $150 Supply Fees: $180

We emphasize on giving our students a special and unique experience on a professional level, and making the most of our highly experienced pastry teachers’ advice, tips and tricks. We do guaranty exclusively hands-on classes based on Michelin Star’s standards of excellence and a team work in pairs to help each other.

4 weeks, 5 days a week, 4 hours a day, 11am – 3pm (weekends are free):... [-]


DISCOVERY French Pastry Program

Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks January 2019 USA Miami France Agde + 2 more

This short program has been created for “amateurs” or non-professionals who are passionate about pastry and want to move on to the next level. [+]

This short program has been created for “amateurs” or non-professionals who are passionate about pastry and want to move on to the next level.

Our goals are that our students learn many new recipes, have a special and unique experience, and make the most of our highly skilled instructors’ advice. We do guaranty exclusively hands-on classes and a teamwork in pairs to help each other.

Monday - Friday, 4 pm to 8 pm

Thematic programs will be organized for each week and are at your disposal upon request.

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Pastry Chef

La Scuola di Cucina - Cuisine Academy
Campus Full time 1 - 3 months June 2019 Italy Florence

Students learn the pastry chef profession in order to work in environments such as cafés and pastry shops, artisanal pastry shops, quality restaurants, and other confectionery businesses. [+]

Teaches specialised pastry making skills and high-level practical and working abilities for preparing confectionery products. Students learn the pastry chef profession in order to work in environments such as cafés and pastry shops, artisanal pastry shops, quality restaurants, and other confectionery businesses.

The course covers

Hygiene practice regulations – HACCP Food properties Staff and business organisation in a pastry-making company The features and techniques of pastry making equipment and machinery for working the dough, leavening and cooking The work cycle of confectionery products Pastry making technologies Production techniques for basic doughs The production techniques, composition, filling, and decoration of confectionery products The working techniques of cocoa and chocolate Working as a pastry chef: legal requirements and work safety Application of skills learnt (internship) [-]