TRAINING SCHEDULE 2019
Switbee Classes caters to the needs of cake makers and decorators from beginners to intermediate. To participate in these classes you are expected to pay 50% of the price to secure your seat and complete your payment at least a week to the class. See more details below.
NOTE: Our GENERAL CLASS is always available. It is N65,000 for 3months. For registration and enquires contact us on 08036829032 (Calls and whatsapp). Our address is Switbeecakes, first floor Audu Kofar house, beside Gamji gate, Kaduna.
PAYMENT DETAIL: STANBIC ACCOUNT 0022881617 SWITBEE CAKES BUSINESS ENTERPRISE.
Pls send a message to this number via whatsapp after payment. 08036829032. Looking forward to having you.
DETAILS ABOUT OUR CLASSES
The fondant class is a one week class. We would bake fresh cakes for you to cover, but you will be coming with other ingredients which are:
- icing sugar, gelatine, glucose, CMC, cornflour
If you have any of these tools, you can also come with them, but it is not compulsory
- Rolling pin, Turn table. metal spatular ,cake trimmer, smoothers
WHAT YOU WOULD BE LEARNING
You'll be learning how to arrange straight cakes in preparation for covering.
How to cover cakes using the panel method and the blanket method.
How to give your cake a perfect sharp edge.
You'll be learning simple but pretty methods of decorating your fondant cakes.
The Cut and paste method
The Marble effect
The surprise effect
And the Umbre Effect
You'll be learning How to make 5 differnet beautiful ruffles
and how to make pretty bows
Cartoon character toppers
Sugar teddy bear moulding
Hands on training, Contemporary Wedding cakes, perfect dowelling, flowers and arrangement, pastilage and many other techniques.
Note that the advanced class is not for beginners. You must be a baker and must be conversant with fondant cake decoration. This class is not for you if you are only good with butter icing decoration.
You would be learning:
- How to make a contemporary wedding cake.
- How to make at least 2 major flowers
- How to stack, trim and dowel your cakes perfectly.
- And many more professional techniques used on fondant.
Our beginners class includes everything within the fondant class plus decorating using butter icing and baking 6 different types of cakes:
All ingredients would be brought by the students (Compulsory). If you have tools, you can bring them but it is not compulsory. A list would be given to you after payment for the ingredients to be purchased.
For the flower class, you would be required to bring a few things. The list would be given to you after payment.
You would be learning how to make ;
Roses, Peony, Ranunculus, filler flowers and more. Flower arrangement.
The general class is for at most 3months. It is N65,000. You can join at anytime. We would be working on the customers cakes together. The timing is flexible, you wouldnt have to be at the shop everyday, but the more often you come, the faster you learn. The shop opens from 9am to 5.30pm, Mondays to Saturdays.
You would learn how to make at least 6 different types of cakes (vanilla, coconut, strawberry, chocolate, redvelvet and banana cakes)
You would learn how to decorate using fondant, butter icing and whipped cream.