Diploma in Professional Bakery & Pastry

QF Level: Level 3


Duration / Structure:

  • 9 weeks@ 2 days per week, Monday and Tuesday


  • 144 Hours 4 hours per session for 36 sessions


  • HK$36,600

Time and Date:

2018/04/09 - 2018/06/12 (Mon) & (Tue)
Monday and Tuesday: 0830 - 1230 and 1330 - 1730 
(04/09, 04/10, 04/16, 04/17, 04/23, 04/24, 05/07, 05/08, 05/14, 05/15, 05/28, 05/29, 06/04, 06/05, 06/11, 06/12)

Total 36 sessions

Medium of Instruction: English



  • Heinz Fischer

Teaching Assistant: 1

Maximum Number of Students: 6

Entry Requirement: Pass the interview conducted in English


Miscellaneous Fees: 3,500

  • Tools and utensils
  • Uniform and Insurance
  • Consumable in the Lesson and Finished products to be taken home

Award: Diploma in Professional Bakery & Pastry

 Passing Requirement: 90% attendance and passing the practical assessment at the end of the course

Make-up classes are allowed but subject to prior approval (2 weeks before), validity of proof of absence and availability.

Make-up classes do not count as attendances.

  Application Deadline: 3 days before the course start

Re-assessment Arrangement: For those who fail, has the right to apply for re-taking the practical assessment at the cost of HKD900 and arranged with the next group. This is valid for 6 months starting from the date which the course ends.



Entry Level:

  • Bread / Bakery: Walnut Bread, Ticino Bread, Cornbread, Muesli Bread, Pancetta Loaf, Pumpkin-seed Loaf
  • Cookies: Sable, Zurich Nuts, Chocolate Rosettes, Poppy-lemon cookies, Viennese Waffle, Coffee Cinnamon chocolate chips Cookies
  • Tarts: Blueberry, Pistachio, Lemon, Assorted Fruits, Apple pie, Hollander
  • Pastries: Eclair, Choux, Profiteroles, Paris-Brest, Swan
  • Cakes: Lemon, Marble, Linzer, Sponge V&B, Brownie
  • Desserts: Chocolate Terrine, Cheese-Cake, Pear Crumble, Apple Tarts with Vanilla Sauce, Cream Caramel
  • Decoration: Marzipan Lemon, Flower Chocolate Piping
  • Revisions: Q & A and Preparation for practical Assessment
  • Practical Assessment: Take a draw of the topics and produce the products accordingly within 3 hours.

Intermediate Level:

  • Bakery: Rosemary Focaccia, Orange Almond Butter Bread, Whole Wheat Toast Bread, Sunflowerseed Bread, Swiss Farmer Bread, Linseed Ring-bread, Carawayseed Rye Bread, Baguette
  • Desserts: Bread & Butter Pudding, Tirami-su, Panna Cotta with Fruit Topping, Orange Cream Brulee, Yoghurt Terrine with Plum Compote, Chocolate Mousse on Caramel Sauce, Strawberry Soup with Lime Cream
  • Cakes: St. Honore Cake, Chestnut Mousse Cake, Cassis Cake, Strawberry Cheesecake, Pistachio Bavarois Cake, Chocolate Mousse Cake w/ Marzipan Flowers
  • Tarts/Pastries: Poached Apricot Milles Feuiles, Swiss Roll with Butterceam Filling, Black Cherry Pie, Cherry Coulis, Pretty in Pink Cupcake, Passionfruit Pastry in Deco Sponge, Banana Chocolate Pastry
  • Savouries: Quiche Lorraine / Spinach, Chicken + Leek Pie , Sausage Roll, Curry Puff, Pizza / Focacchini, Vol-au-vent, Puff Pastry
  • Cookes: Hippen Rolls, Whole Wheat Carrot Muffins, Chessboard Cookies
  • Revisions: Q & A and Preparation for practical Assessment
  • Practical Assessment: Take a draw of the topics and produce the products accordingly within 3 hours.


Contact Us

Hong Kong Culinary Academy

1/F, Block C, Cho Yiu Centre,
Cho Yiu Chuen,
6 King Cho Road,
Kwai Chung, Hong Kong

Monday – Friday (0900 – 2000), Saturday (0900 – 1600)
Sunday & public holidays (closed)

TEL: 2156 0612/2156 0610

FAX: 3747 7844
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