French Chocolate & Confectionery Arts Essentials

General

Program Description

Aimed at enthusiasts and entrepreneurs, this program lifts the lid on the skills and techniques that have made French chocolatiers the envy of the world. Working with renowned chefs and experts, you will learn how to apply the fundamental techniques for creating chocolate and confectionary, as well as gaining unique insights into new chocolate trends and ingredients.

With applied theory spread throughout the program, plus company visits and sessions dedicated to design and photography, the program will equip you with the skills required to work with chocolate and cra f t various products, including chocolate-based desserts, chocolates, and confectionaries.

Job and career opportunities:

  • Entrepreneur
  • Chocolatier and confectioner
  • Chocolate and confectionary design
  • Chocolate production

Duration: 2 months

Program structure:

  • Chocolate Fundamental Techniques -3 weeks
  • Confectionary - 2 weeks
  • Chocolate-based Pastry -1 week
  • Artistic Masterpieces - 2 weeks

Admissions requirements:

No previous degree or experience required

18 years minimum

IELTS > 4.5

French B2

Next intake - From May 18th to July 10th, 2020 / From May 18th to July 10th, 2021

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

Since its foundation in 1999, École Ducasse has become an internationally-renowned exponent of teaching culinary and pastry arts, driven by the vision and energy of the iconic chef Alain Ducasse. Now ... Read More

Since its foundation in 1999, École Ducasse has become an internationally-renowned exponent of teaching culinary and pastry arts, driven by the vision and energy of the iconic chef Alain Ducasse. Now part of Sommet Education, the world-leading hospitality management education group, we are delighted to bring our French savoir-faire and knowledge in culinary and pastry arts to a wider audience. We offer a complete range of educational programs, from intensive entrepreneurial training courses to Bachelor degrees. Our programs are delivered by passionate and highly qualified professionals, who know that an effective training requires a personalized follow-up. Read less