Sugar Confectionery: Practical Introduction Course PES 712 Seminar expired

This introductional course imparts basic knowledge of sugar confectionery production. The participants learn about the core ingredients and production techniques.

Theoretical and practical topics:

  • High boiled sweets (die-formed and deposited)

  • Toffees, fudges and soft chews

  • Gums and jellies

  • Sugar free and sugar reduced products




Who should attend?

  • Employees in the sugar confectionery industry, who are starting their career or wish further training

  • Members of the marketing and sales department of the sugar confectionery industry, who want to complete their knowledge.

  • Technical service and support staff of raw material and machinery industries.

  • Members of manufacturing companies, who who wish to complete their knowledge


Theoretical and practical topics:

  • The practical parts take place in the ZDS' own pilot plants.
  • Demonstrations are given to show production on industrial level.



Tags used: English,Sugar Confectionery,High boilings,Toffees,Fudges,Jellies,Sugarfree


17.07.2017 – 21.07.2017  |  Solingen

Sugar Confectionery: Practical Introduction Course


17.07.2017 | 10:00 o'clock


21.07.2017 | 13:00 o'clock


Description of the course: This course offers basic knowledge of sugar confectionery production in theory and practice. The characteristics of the raw materials are presented in detail, also example recipes are provided. During the practical parts the participants produce most of the products in small groups. Additionally industrial production is demonstrated using the ZDS' pilot machinery.




ZDS - Die Süßwaren-Akademie
De-Leuw-Str. 1-9
42653 Solingen

Participant limit

20 Participants for this seminar
5 Participants  per company


  • EN

Participant fee

2.500,00 €

Reduced Participant fee (only for members of ZDS e.V.)

1.875,00 €

Services included

  • Course documentation on USB flash card
  • Refreshments: snacks and drinks
  • Lunch and dinner at the ZDS refectory

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For the 2nd and any further participant of the same company attractive discounts are available.
For universities a discount of 50% is granted

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Please contact us:

ZDS – The Academy of Sweets
De-Leuw-Str. 1 - 9
D-42653 Solingen, GERMANY
T. +49 (0) 212 / 59 61-32

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