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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

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.)

Although we’re not yet able to confirm the start date for this course, applications are now welcome, just complete and return an application form.