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Who is this course aimed at?

Anyone who wish to explore chocolate making.


Chocolate Making course has been designed to provide foundation skills in the areas of working with chocolate and producing chocolate desserts.

Entry Requirements


Dates and Times

We are hoping to run this course again soon. For more information, please contact the InfoZone on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call them on 01904 770770.

Course Length

10 weeks.

Course Content

This introductory course is targeted at providing foundation chocolate making skills for individuals wishing to explore the area of chocolate making, and/or wish to develop their skills in this area, it will give learners the opportunity to:

  • Temper chocolate
  • Process chocolate
  • Make chocolate desserts
  • Understand food preparation and cooking

Teaching Method(s)

Kitchen workshop based with some E-learning through York College Blackboard.

Exams and Assessments

No assessment involved.


York College certificate in Chocolate Making.


Will I need my own equipment?

All equipment required for the classes will be provided. Students will learn in a fun and relaxing atmosphere in a well-equipped commercial kitchen. Class sizes also ensure one-to-one attention. In each class students will learn all the tricks of the trade, get to practice the techniques shown and go home with new-found skills. Ingredients for the course can be provided at basic cost or brought in yourself.


Progression into further learning or employment.

Course Fees


Contact Us

If you would like to enrol, you can do so via our Enrol Now page.

If you have any further questions about York College please email info@yorkcollege.ac.uk or call (01904) 770770.

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