Baking Courses

Master the art of baking with our online courses, where you'll learn to create delectable pastries, bread, cakes, and more.

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Yes, online courses are a great way for beginners to develop baking skills. We have a range of courses for novice bakers to those with baking experience looking to refine their skills.

Baking skills can lead to various career roles, including professional baker, pastry chef, cake decorator, culinary instructor and much more.

Master the art of baking with our range of flexible online baking courses. Designed to equip you with the skills you need to create incredible pastries, bread, cakes, and more. Whether you’re looking to kickstart your baking career or you’re just looking to master baking techniques as a hobby, we have a variety of courses for a wide range of learners.

Become a baking expert

Explore the techniques of mixing, kneading, cooking, and decorating to create baked goods that will impress. With our courses, you’ll learn the secrets behind perfect pie crusts, fluffy bread, exquisite cakes, and artisanal pastries. Elevate your baking skills and discover the joy of creating homemade treats at a professional level.

Learn how to bake online

From courses covering cake and sourdough baking basics to expert courses that guide you through the process of becoming a successful baker, our flexible courses will set you up with the skills you need. Build professional baking skills at your own pace, from any time with our fully online courses. You’ll learn how to bake alongside top universities and industry experts like BBC Good Food.

Earn a baking certificate

Showcase your baking expertise with personalised baking certificates when you complete an online course on FutureLearn, complete with lead educator signatures, organisation logos and course details. Check out or other creative arts and media courses to continue building expert skills.

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