Course Content

  • Understand and assemble baking tools and equipment
  • Understand types, characteristics, functions and quality indicators of baking ingredients and prepare ingredients for making tarts and short-crust pastries
  • Types of fillings and toppings suited for different types of tarts and short-crust pastries
  • Recipes and methods of preparing different types of tarts and short-crust pastries
  • Techniques to shape dough for baking
  • Principles of baking tarts and short-crust pastries and indicators of doneness
  • Methods of cooling and tarts and short-crust pastries
  • Quality characteristics of tarts and short-crust pastries
  • Common faults in making tarts and short-crust pastries and how to prevent them

Product Items

  • Short Bread
  • Fruit Tarts
  • Egg Tarts
  • French Apple Flan
  • Apple Pie
  • Lemon Meringue Pie
  • Chocolate Mousse Pie

Length of Course Duration

4 days (9am to 7pm for Lesson 1, 2 & 3, 9am to 6pm for Lesson 4)

Breakdown of Course Components

Description Hours
Training 32
Assessment 3

Mode of Assessment

  • Practical
  • Oral Questioning

Nett Course Fee (incl GST)

No funding Full Course Fee (without Funding) $734.40
Normal – 50% Self-Sponsored: Singaporeans between 21 to 39 yrs old/ PR
Company-Sponsored: Non-SMEs (Singaporeans less than 40 yrs old/ PR)
Enhanced – 70% Self-Sponsored: Singaporeans aged 40 yrs old and above
Company-Sponsored: Non-SMEs (Singaporeans aged 40 yrs old and above)
Company-Sponsored: SMEs (SG/ PR)

WSQ Funding Requirements

  • Fulfill at least 75% attendance for the training
  • Marked ‘Competent’ for the assessment to be eligible for funding.

SkillsFuture Credit

SkillsFuture Credit is applicable to offset the Nett Course Fee.

To Apply

Please complete this course application form and submit to us via Email at

Registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Modes of Payment

  • SkillsFuture Credit
  • Cash
  • NETS
  • Cheque (payable to “Baking Industry Training College Pte Ltd”)
  • Bank Transfer (pls email us after you have made the bank transfer so that we that we can match with our bank records):
  • A/C Name: Baking Industry Training College Pte Ltd
  • A/C No: 687-387514-001 (OCBC Bank)