Professional weekend course of Bakery ArtFree
About this course
Get your hands in the dough with the course in White Art weekend in Milan: learn all learn all about baking and pastry making.
An intensive, hand-on comprehensive course that allows you to develop in a short time the practical skills to become a master in white art.
Knowledge of mixtures, raw materials, processing techniques and cooking: the fundamental characters of this course designed for future professionals. The program starts from the basics to the most modern techniques of baking and pastry.
Our instructors are master bakers, pizza makers, pasta makers and pastry chefs: during the lessons you’ll learn to make great bread, pizza, all the secrets of fresh pasta and pastry, from creams, shortbreads, viennoiserie, to classic and modern cakes.
The aim of the course is to teach you how to make a wide range of leavened products and have the opportunity to become part of a network of professionals at a national level.
2nd edition of Professional weekend Course of White Art in Milan
2nd edition Professional weekend Course of White Art in Bologna
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Who should attend
Bakery and pastry enthusiasts who want to improve their skills in a professional way.
To those who want to make their job a passion and want to take the first steps.
For those who work in restaurants, catering, bed&breakfast or bars… and want to make their own bread and desserts.
To those who are self-taught kneaders but want to learn professional methods and techniques.
Minimum age 18 yrs.
Good knowledge of the Italian language
The main objective of our school is to make students learn the basic techniques of white art with a professional approach. Food Genius Academy offers practical, intensive and effective courses that allow not only to learn recipes but the basics and techniques of baking and pastry making so that you can immediately apply what you have learned and make it profitable right away and in the future.
YOUR PROFESSIONAL NETWORK NOW
All students are given the opportunity to join a network of professionals at a national level. Being an FGA student means being able to search for collaborations on all the the national territory of the food industry.
Course presentation, ethics, class leader, materials delivery
Laboratory set up, raw material storage, cleaning, instrumentation
Flour theory – Breads with indirect leavening : Baguette, fougasse, challah, ciabatta, bagel
Bread with mother yeast : Country bread, rye bread and fruitcake, Apulian bread
Pizza and focaccia : Pizza with plate and pan, pizza in pala, focaccia genovese and Recco
Leavened desserts: shokupan, panbrioches, burger bun, cinnamon rolls
Fresh + filled pasta
Viennoiserie and puff pastry 1
Viennoiserie and puff pastry 2
Meringhe, macaron, daquoise
The certificate issued at the end of the course is also a useful tool for labour market integration, work relocation or to resume studies in a training path.
Given the credit that Food Genius Academy has received over the years and thanks to the student training, the collaborations and their instructors, being an FGA student gives you the right skills and opens doors to the working world.
The HACCP certificate( Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) this is necessary for anyone working in the food and beverage field administration (for example, chefs, bartenders, restaurateurs, pizza makers, food processors, etc.,). The HACCP Certificate is obtained after attending a legally required course covering topics such as microbiology, chemistry, physics and legislation, the HACCP system, its application and sanitisation, and taking and passing a test demonstrating the skills acquired. Food Genius Academy students, as required by Regulation (EC) 852/04 obtain the certificate required by regional regulations as part of their training.
As baker or pastry chef
As personal chef
As events and catering chef
At restaurants, pastry shops, laboratories, bars, agritourism, bed & breakfasts, fast food or street-food
TUITION FEE: 2200€
You can also purchase one of the two course modules individually:
Cost of single bakery module: 1200€
Cost of single Pastry module: 1400€
all in-person classes, professional uniform, lecture handouts, insurance, fees and taxes.
+ €500 FGA Network membership fee
The FGA Network membership fee includes lifetime access to recruitment activities and job opportunities in companies and restaurants run by the Chef Around the World recruiting firm and to the professional development and continuing education courses and activities offered by Food Genius Academy to all its alumni.
The course is payable in one lump sum or in three monthly instalments.