Courses

From 1st November, 2023, all our courses and masterclasses will be held in our fantastic new chocolate studio in the picturesque seaside town of Scarborough, on the beautiful North Yorkshire coast.

All classes are held at the Yorkshire Academy of Chocolate & Patisserie (how to find us). Lunch and refreshments are included along with full recipe pack and course notes where appropriate.

Places are limited please contact Andrew Thwaite on 07584 903192 or email us. For bookings of more than one session a discount may apply. Please read our Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy before booking your place.

June 2024

24 Jun
 24 Jun, 2024
 3 Days
 £1050 per person
Join world renowned Chocolatier, pastry chef and international consultant Martin chiffers on this 100% hands on practical masterclass focusing on confectionery items such as fudges, [...]

July 2024

01 Jul
 1 Jul, 2024
 5 Days
 £1,500 per person
Join Andrew Thwaite for a very intensive week where you will learn everything you need to know both theory and practical to start your very [...]

15 Jul
 15 Jul, 2024
 3 Days
 £1200
Getting started with 3D or wants to see how you can use in your business? In the master class we get to understanding 3D Printing [...]

August 2024

10 Aug
 10 Aug, 2024
 1 Day
 £195 per person
Join renowned cake decorator and food Artist Linda Jameson as she helps you create your very own signature drip cake along with a range of [...]

September 2024

09 Sep
 9 Sep, 2024
 5 Days
 £1,500 per person
Join Andrew Thwaite for a very intensive week where you will learn everything you need to know both theory and practical to start your very [...]

16 Sep
 16 Sep, 2024
 1 Day
 £175 per person
Join Andrew Thwaite as he helps you unravel the mysteries of tempering chocolate. From selecting the best couverture for you chosen application to correctly melting [...]

23 Sep
 23 Sep, 2024
 2 Days
 £750
Learn about the fundamentals of panning chocolate and sugar creating your own unique products, from panning nuts, dry fruits, pate de fruit, fudges and other [...]

October 2024

12 Oct
 12 Oct, 2024
 1 Day
 £250 per person
Join top cake decorator and food Artist Linda Jameson as she helps you create you perfect Christmas cake. Using a pre-made rich fruitcake from the [...]

19 Oct
 19 Oct, 2024
 4 Hours
 £45 per child
Join Andrew Thwaite to produce a seasonal figure, salted caramel truffles, lollies, and a decorated chocolate bar, all packaged to take home. Includes a snack [...]

22 Oct
 22 Oct, 2024
 3 Days
 £1,100 per person
The course: This 3- day Chocolate Showpiece course is meant for students in the catering trade, pastry chefs and other professional or semi-professional persons interested [...]

26 Oct
 26 Oct, 2024
 4 Hours
 £45 per child
Join Andrew Thwaite to produce a seasonal figure, salted caramel truffles, lollies, and a decorated chocolate bar, all packaged to take home. Includes a snack [...]

27 Oct
 27 Oct, 2024
 1 Day
 £250 per person
Join Linda Jameson one of the UKs finest food artists as she teaches and demonstrates the art of royal icing to enable you to produce [...]

November 2024

11 Nov
 11 Nov, 2024
 3 Days
 £1,250 per person
Students will be taken through the process of designing, planning, and constructing a Christmas themed chocolate showpiece. Techniques will cover the complete process from the [...]