Chocolate Discovery  1.0
07 May 2024 - 09 May 2024
3 days
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800.00 USD
Artisan chocolatier shop
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The course is designed for anyone who is passionate in chocolate to professionals who would like to set up a business in confectionery and catch the trends and opportunities of the market. The courses will provide you with the mandatory platform of knowledge and skills in chocolate works.  

The course will bring you to the wonderful world of chocolate and we will be focusing on the application in confectionery through theoretical and hands-on learning approaches. It is a good start to gain a complete fundamental knowledge and basic skills of working with chocolate.  

You will learn:

- Theory of Chocolate making process
- Tempering (pre-crystallization) techniques (Seeding, Direct, Classic , Mycryo)
- Moulding and enrobing techniques
- How to perfectly seal moulded chocolates
- Introduction to ganaches and emulsions

- Colour spraying

- Possible problems and remedies

- Intro to the equipment

Course agenda

Workshop hours: 8:30-13:00, 14:00-17:00
Lunch break: 13:00 - 14:00, Lunch is provided*

*Should you have any food restrictions, please inform us at least a week before the course.

Content for this course:

  • Bean to Bar in depth discussion
  • Fat based & ganache fillings
  • Moulded & enrobed bonbons
  • Truffles 
  • Mendiants
  • Choco rocks
  • Lollipops
  • Colour spraying



Practical information


Regarding our Courses

  • Class size is from 8 to 12 people.
  • Class is from 9:00 am to 17:00 pm- You will receive an email confirmation prior to course date. 
  • Lunch & apron will be provided. 
  • Confirm your spot- full upfront payment is required prior to arrival.

Tuition Fees Include 

  • Course Recipe Booklet 
  • Coffee Break & Lunch
  • Apron & kitchen tools 

Upon registration you will receive an email regarding course details to ensure you have enrolled in the correct Master Class based on your level of chocolate (or pastry) knowledge. 

Dress code

The CHOCOLATE ACADEMY™ center will provide an apron.

You should bring your own chef jacket.

Long pants and ensure you wear comfortable closed shoes.

Practical information


Pullman Dubai Downtown

Located in Business bay district, in close proximity to Burj Khalifa. 5mins away from the Academy.

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Fourpoints By Sheraton SZR

Conveniently located on Sheikh Zayed Road, a 10mins drive from the Chocolate Academy and is close to DIFC metro.

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Hilton Hotel - Al Habtoor City

Places you in the heart of Dubai, convenient to Academy (8mins drive)

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The V Hotel - Curio Collection by Hilton

Overlooking the Dubai Water Canal, this lively hotel is designed to reflect the spirit of the city itself. The building is home to Dubai's premier stage show, La Perle by Franco Dragone, with complimentary access for guests. Located eight kilometers from Downtown and 8mins away from the Academy. 

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Media One Hotel

Located in the centre of Media City. Close to Marina, JLT and JBR

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Booking Reference: Mention "BARRY CALLEBAUT" when booking directly with the hotel to avail special rates.


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