5
Intermediate

First Steps in Pastry 2.0

Oleksandr
Trofimenkov

Brand Chef and Tutor of the International Pastry Academy KICA

Learn to create 5 easy and delicious pastries

After this course:

  • Master basic and easy techniques and methods to make your desserts looks irresistible to try
  • Make 5 delicious, easy and festive pastries and use this ready-to-sell collection to drive your pastry business
  • Discover a how to make basic textures that you can implement in your future desserts creations.

Who is this course for?

  • Pastry learners who are looking for the basic course to start.

You need foolproof recipes and techniques, guidance and support from a professional instructor. You want to prove your skills with a Certificate.

  • Coffee shops, pastry shops or home bakeries owners.

You need tasty-looking pastries to enrich your pastry assortment with new flavors, increase sales and attract new customers

KICACourse details
12 months
Access to the video classes and recipes
5 Classes
Step-by-step video guides
Workbook
The recipes in printable PDF format
Course chat
5 weeks of support from our Pastry instructors
Start of the course: June 13
End of the course: July 18
Course Language
Audio: English, Subtitles: English
Certificate
Signed by the course author
Program
a piece of raspberry souffle cake decorated with a beautiful wreath in the center of fresh berries (both whole and halved) and rosemary.
Raspberry Souffle Cake
gluten-free custard strawberry pie decorated with fresh basil leaves and strawberry pieces top view
Gluten-free Custard Strawberry Pie
several coconut cupcakes decorated with the buttercream on top and fresh coconut
Coconut Cupcake
basque cheesecake
Basque Cheesecake
tiramisu tart top view
Tiramisu Tart
Lesson Plan
01:
Raspberry juice
3 min
02:
Chocolate sponge
17 min
03:
Raspberry mousse
12 min
04:
Raspberry jelly
3 min
05:
Assembly
4 min
06:
Unmolding and decorating the cakes
5 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Vanilla custard (pastry cream)
12 min
02:
Strawberry confiture
8 min
03:
Almond batter
9 min
04:
Assembling and baking the pie
7 min
05:
Decorating the pie
9 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Coconut sponge batter
14 min
02:
Coconut buttercream
11 min
03:
Decoration
4 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Cheesecake mass
8 min
02:
Baking the cheesecake
9 min
Lesson Plan
01:
Tiramisu cream
6 min
02:
Almond shortcrust pastry
9 min
03:
Lining and baking the tart shell
8 min
04:
Egg wash
2 min
05:
Lady finger sponge
10 min
06:
Coffee syrup
2 min
07:
Assembly and decoration
7 min
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Show off your pastry knowledge – receive your certificate of KICA course completion.To obtain your certificate, you need to submit all the required tasks by the final day of the course. All submissions will then be approved by the tutor.
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Frequently asked question
Questions on courses

In what language is the course available?

All courses are currently available only in English.


Do the videos have subtitles?

Yes, we provide subtitles in English for better comprehension and accessibility.


Can I access course materials on multiple devices?

Yes, all course materials are accessible across many devices: computers, tablets, laptops, and phones.


Do I need any specialized tools/ingredients to take a course?

You can check the PDF file of tools and ingredients for this course. If you don’t have some of the ingredients or tools, write in the course chat for recommendations on possible replacements.

Learning process and certification questions

What if I have any questions during the learning process?

All course participants have access to the learning platform where they can post their work, ask the instructor any questions, and exchange their thoughts and experiences with other students.


What level of pastry background is required?

The applicants with any level of pastry background are accepted.


Where can I buy specialized tools and ingredients?

Find all the necessary pastry ingredients in our list of TOP pastry online stores.


What kind of certificate do I get?

You will receive a certificate of successful completion of the course in English from KICA Academy.


How can I obtain the course certificate?

You receive a certificate of successful completion of the course in case of submission of all the tasks in time of the course.


Can my course certificate be used for job applications?

As a rule, your experience, skills and a Certificate that confirms it - is enough for an employer.

The ordering process questions

What payment methods do you offer?

We offer the most popular payment methods such as Visa, Mastercard, Apple Pay, and Google Pay.


How can I get a refund if the course materials do not meet my expectations?

You can find our refund policy in the 'Return Policy' document at the bottom of our website.


Do you have any discounts for regular students?

Our company offers holiday discounts. Subscribe to our company's news at the bottom area of the website to stay updated.


Can I pay for the course in installments?

We do not provide this type of service for this course.


Do you have gift certificates for courses?

Yes. For more information about course gifting options, please contact us at info@kica-online.com

Other questions

How can I add the course to my wishlist?

You can add a class to your wish list by clicking the heart icon next to the course name.


Where can I leave my review about the course?

You can leave the reviews and your pastry photos on the course page from your account after buying the course.


What is the difference between professional recipes and free amateur ones from the Internet? 

Our recipes are made by professional pastry chefs, tested multiple times, aiming for consistent and high-quality results. Recipes from the Internet may vary more as they are often shared based on personal experiences and preferences. The outcomes can vary in different situations. 


Can I access course materials and videos after completing the course?

You will have access to the course materials during the year after the purchase.


When can I purchase the extent of the course? 

You will have an opportunity to purchase the extent of the course during 6 months after the end of the course.