• No products in the basket.



  • 215 Students

  • Certified

Course Overview

Cupcake baking is one of the most delightful art forms, which takes dedication and patience to perfect. Knowing how to bake and decorate mouthwatering cakes for any occasion is a special skill, and in this course, you will learn the techniques and tools to get started.

The Cupcake and baking Diploma Online will show you how to master the art of cupcake baking and equip you with the skills needed to set up and market your own business. From the common ingredients you’ll need, to guidance on how to create stunning stands and displays, this course covers every area.

You’ll learn everything you need to know to run a cupcake business efficiently, including how to price your cakes, set a business budget, manage your clients and train your staff. Furthermore, you will learn how to capture stunning professional images of your cake designs to advertise your business online.

Turn your passion into a full-time income and learn the art of cupcake baking from the experts! 

Learning Outcomes: 

  • Get started in setting up and marketing a cake business of your own
  • Understand the supplies and equipment needed to bake cakes for any occasion
  • Learn about common ingredients, how to price your cakes and create a budget
  • Know how to create stunning displays and elegant stands for your cakes
  • Sharpen your cake decorating skills and become an expert in icing cakes
  • Understand the dos and don’ts of setting up a cake baking business
  • Handle your bookkeeping duties, tax and financial accounts efficiently
  • Develop your customer service skills and learn how to manage your clients
  • Learn about the process of hiring staff and how to train them effectively
  • Master key photography skills to take stunning professional photos of your cakes

Who is This Course for?

This course applies to the following:

  • Anyone who wishes to start a professional cake business
  • Individuals looking to improve their cake baking & decorating skills
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to create beautiful cakes for a special occasion

Career Path

A diploma in Cupcake and Baking is ideal for anyone looking to set up their own cake business and applies to those who are looking to start a career in the following related professions:

  • Professional Cake Decorator
  • Professional Cake Baker
  • Wedding Cake Designer
  • Pastry Chef

Course Curriculum

Cupcake and Baking Diploma Online
Introduction 00:30:00
Meeting Clients/Establishing Requirements for Jobs 00:30:00
Supplies and Equipment Needed 00:30:00
Pricing, Ingredients & Budgeting 00:30:00
Cupcakes & Muffins 00:30:00
Birthday Cakes 01:00:00
Baking 01:00:00
Icing & Working with Chocolate 01:00:00
Cake Decorating 01:00:00
Creating Stands and Displays 00:15:00
Cake Transportation 00:15:00
Photographing your Cakes 01:30:00
Running Your Own Business 01:00:00
Marketing and Social Media 00:30:00
The Do’s and Don’ts & What to Do When Things Don’t Go to Plan 00:15:00
Accounting, VAT, Tax, Insurance and Record Keeping 01:00:00
Hiring Staff and Providing Sufficient Training 01:30:00
Mock Exam
Mock Exam- Cupcake and Baking Diploma Online 00:20:00
Final Exam
Final Exam- Cupcake and Baking Diploma Online 00:20:00
Refer a Friend
Refer a Friend and Claim One Course for FREE 00:00:00
  • £425.00 £25.00 ex Vat
  • 1 year
  • Number of Units18
  • Number of Quizzes2
  • 13 hours, 25 minutes

Course Reviews

  1. A lot of good information in the course but the exam questions at the end are very confusing like the question True or False: The Applesauce and Cinnamon Cupcakes or Rum Raisin Cupcakes

  2. cupcake and diploma online course brilliant

    I have to say that taking this course has been a great learning curve for me I have absolutely enjoyed doing this and I hope soon to do another one

  3. cupcake and baking diploma

    great course. At times repetitive and some spelling errors. The mock exam has a question where both options say false, so you cannot get it correct as it marks the answer wrong even though your right,



Get accredited certificates

New skills

Add skills to your CV


Test your skills

Dedicated Support

for any questions

Set your own speed

Self-paced learning

Enjoy first 7 days free

Start for free

COPYRIGHT © 2021 One Education