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Summer Wired Sugar Flowers

Course Code: SWSF

Level: 1
Subject area: Hospitality & Catering
Awarding body: City College Plymouth
Qualification: College Certificate
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Six Weeks
When you'll study: Thursdays, 5.30pm - 8.30pm

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About the course

This course is designed for beginners as an introduction to the art of making wired sugar flowers, and which are suitable for a wedding cake.

What you'll learn

You will learn how to create roses, lisianthus, jasmine, sweet pea and eucalyptus by using a variety of flower making methods, including how to create realistic flowers by the use of coloured petal dusting techniques, and how to tape together flowers to form a floral arrangement.

Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


There are no assessment methods for this course.

What's next?

You may progress onto a range of hospitality and catering courses at the College.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2020/21 (August 2020 – July 2021). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2021/22.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)


Course Code: SWSF

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £65

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 2 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.