WSQ Make Basic Breads – Foundation & Technique of Bread Baking

Course Reference Number: TGS-2022012509

Make Basic Breads Course Overview

This course will equip participants with the knowledge and skills to effectively make basic bread products. This includes preparing, shaping, proofing and baking different types of dough for different desired products. Participants will learn to appreciate and use a variety of baking tools, equipment and ingredients in the process, and also learn how to maintain the quality of ingredients during preparation and quality of their bread products during baking, cooling and storage.

ICAS Training & Education College (ICASTEC), the education arm of International Cuisine Association of Singapore (ICAS), is an adult learning culinary school with great passion and enthusiasm for hospitality, food and beverage, culinary and pastry arts. We focus on leadership, entrepreneurship, and management and is recognised as a world-class quality education institution.

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Make Basic Breads Course Objectives

Participants will learn basic cake making knowledge. The course will cover the following five topics:

  • Identify and use a variety of baking tools, equipment and ingredients
  • Explain the principles of baking basic breads and the importance of each stage in the process
  • Prepare, shape and proof different types of doughs
  • Prepare fillings and toppings for desired bread products
  • Bake proofed dough into desired bread products

Who Should Attend

Anyone who has a passion to learn about basic bread baking foundation and technique food.

Minimum Entry Requirement

Entry Requirements

  • Aged 18 and above
  • At least PSLE or equivalent
  • Ability to understand, read, write and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System Workplace Literacy (WPL) Level 3
  • No prior work experience is required
  • Learners who do not qualify in terms of education but have the relevant working experience will be admitted on a case-by-case basis (to be evaluated by the Management Representative)

Mode of Delivery

Classroom-Based Learning
Practical Assessment and Written Assessment
Medium of Instruction: English
Teacher Student Ratio: 1:20

Make Basic Breads Course Duration

The make basic breads course is a three-day course consisting of 24 hours of training and 2 hours of assessment. ICASTEC class usually starts from 9 am to 6 pm.

Make Basic Breads Course Assessment Mode

Participants are required to undergo a 2 hours assessment comprising of practical performance (PP) and a written assessment (WA).

Make Basic Breads Course Certificate

Participants who completed the course and passed the assessment will be awarded a Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) Certificate issued by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG).

Make Basic Breads Course Fees

WSQ Make Basic Breads – Foundation and Technique of Cake BakingSingaporeans 21 – 39 years old /
Permanent Residents 21 years old and above
Singaporeans 40 years old and above
(Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy)
$600.00 before GST$300.00 before GST$180.00 before GST

Funding Validity Period
29 Mar 2022 – 28 Mar 2024

* Self-sponsored individuals must be at least 21 years old.
**Terms and conditions apply to all types of SSG fundings.

Make Basic Cakes Course Schedule & Registration

Interested applicants please contact us for class schedule.

Fees for Appeal & Re-assessment

The participant who fails the assessment and wishes to appeal may submit the appeal form to take the re-assessment. There are no additional fees for appeal & re-assessment.

Withdrawal and Refund Policy

Refund PolicyRefund Amount
Withdrawal notification received at least 14 calendar days before course commencement75% refund of paid fees
Withdrawal notification received less than 14 calendar days from the course commencement OR upon course commencementNo refund of paid fees

Make Basic Breads Course FAQ

The $20 application fee* is an admin fee refundable upon completing the program.

* A convenience fee of $2.00 is charged on the $20 application fee, this convenience fee is non-refundable.

Due to our courses’ popularity and limited availability, the $20 application fee* has to be made to secure your class slot. The fee will be refunded upon completion of the program.

There will be no refunding of the application fee for non attendance without valid supporting documents.

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, we have adjusted the class capacity according to the size of our classroom. Each class holds a maximum of 12 or 20 pax with a 1-metre distance between each participants.

A mask must be worn at all times during class. Please avoid wearing slippers, shorts, short skirts, or sleeveless tops for safety purposes.

You will be awarded a government-issued WSQ Cert (Statement of Attainment) will be awarded after successfully completing the course.

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