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… Read more

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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Ecole Ducasse - Ecole Nationale Supérieure de pâtisserie
Yssingeaux, France

Programs of six months for culinary and pastry enthusiasts, career-changers, entrepreneurs and anyone interested in working within the gastronomic universe.

Programs of six months for culinary and pastry enthusiasts, career-changers, entrepreneurs and anyone interested in working within the gastronomic universe. -
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Full-time
6 months
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31 Aug 2020
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Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners - ICIF
Turin, Italy

The program of the Course offers demonstration lessons held by professional Pastry Chefs, Master Ice Cream Makers and Master Chocolatier, instructed by the Italian Pastry Fede ... +

The program of the Course offers demonstration lessons held by professional Pastry Chefs, Master Ice Cream Makers and Master Chocolatier, instructed by the Italian Pastry Federation. -
Courses
Full-time
3 weeks
English, Italian
Campus
 
Ecole Ducasse - Paris Campus
Paris, France

The emphasis for this group is on discovering the art of french pastry. During 8 weeks, the fundamental techniques and their current applications will be learnt...

The emphasis for this group is on discovering the art of french pastry. During 8 weeks, the fundamental techniques and their current applications will be learnt... -
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Full-time
8 weeks
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
COQUIS
Rome, Italy

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. I ... +

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 ... -
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Part-time
27 weeks
Italian
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Miami, USA +1 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 ... +

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. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
La Scuola di Cucina - Cuisine Academy
Florence, Italy

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 ... +

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. -
Courses
Full-time
Campus
 
SCAFA, Dubai’s School of Culinary And Finishing Arts
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Professional Pastry is the 3-month baking, pastry, and desserts programme offered at SCAFA, Dubai’s School of Culinary and Finishing Arts. It is the best programme of st ... +

Professional Pastry is the 3-month baking, pastry, and desserts programme offered at SCAFA, Dubai’s School of Culinary and Finishing Arts. It is the best programme of study for students looking for professional pastry qualifications and skills. -
Courses
Full-time
3 months
English
Campus
 
Thai Chef School
Bangkok, Thailand

Thai Chef School’s Pastry & Bakery training course provides the fundamental training needed to enhance one’s skills in French pastry, cake making & decorating, chocola ... +

Thai Chef School’s Pastry & Bakery training course provides the fundamental training needed to enhance one’s skills in French pastry, cake making & decorating, chocolates and bread making. No previous experience is needed to enroll in this program. You only need to have a desire to create delectable desserts. By training with our professional pastry chefs, you will be amazed at how easy it is to take your skills to higher levels. In just 1-5 weeks of training, you will master these classical and contemporary skills and techniques, and you will be able to create your own masterpieces. 100% hands-on training. LEARN 101 RECIPES IN 5 FULL TIME WEEKS OF TRAINING. INTERNSHIPS available for up to 6 months at Thai 5-star hotel pastry departments. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Italian Culinary Institute for Foreigners - ICIF
Turin, Italy

The course is addressed to professionals of the culinary industry, Italians and foreigners, who want to deepen their knowledge on specific topics or improve their skills on th ... +

The course is addressed to professionals of the culinary industry, Italians and foreigners, who want to deepen their knowledge on specific topics or improve their skills on the modern techniques applied to the bakery and pastry sectors. -
Courses
Full-time
English, Italian
Campus
 
Ecole Ducasse - Paris Campus
Paris, France

Taught across eight months at our Paris Campus, these courses are ideal for culinary and pastry enthusiasts, career-changers, entrepreneurs and anyone interested in working wi ... +

Taught across eight months at our Paris Campus, these courses are ideal for culinary and pastry enthusiasts, career-changers, entrepreneurs and anyone interested in working within the universe of gastronomy. -
Courses
Full-time
8 months
English, French
04 Jan 2021
Campus
 
Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Miami, USA +1 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. -
Courses
Full-time
2 months
English
Campus
 
COQUIS
Rome, Italy

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 t ... +

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 ... -
Courses
Full-time
8 weeks
Italian
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Miami, USA +1 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. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Culinary and Pastry School in Miami
Miami, USA +1 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 ... +

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. -
Courses
Full-time
11 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
La Scuola di Cucina - Cuisine Academy
Florence, Italy

A theoretical and practical course which teaches the techniques and methodologies for the production and selling of Italian artisanal ice cream.

A theoretical and practical course which teaches the techniques and methodologies for the production and selling of Italian artisanal ice cream. -
Courses
Full-time
Campus
 

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