Sugar Confectionery: Intense Practical Course (2 weeks) 04/09 - 15/09 2017 PES-703 Séminaire expiré

This course offers a comprehensive introduction into the world of sugar confectionery. The participants will get to know the theory behind the products and will learn about the production processes in practice.

This intensive course imparts a broad overview on sugar confectionery products. Core ingredients and production techniques are presented. Theoretical knowledge is provided by the technical instructors of the ZDS. In the practical parts the participants produce the products in small groups. Additionally industrial production is demonstrated using the ZDS' pilot machinery. Raw materials are presented in detail with their characteristics; also example recipes are provided. As a plus, course schedule allows for including additional topics relevant for the participants.

Theoretical and practical topics:

  • High boilings
  • Caramels, toffees & fudges
  • Fruit chews
  • Jellies
  • Chewing gum
  • Panning techniques
  • Sugar-free products

Who should attend?

  • Executives & members of the management
  • Product development and production staff
  • Persons interested to broaden their knowledge in this field

Please click here to download the program as PDF file

ZDS diploma

The uniqueness of this course lies in the possibility to obtain not only a certificate of participation, but also a diploma in sugar confectionery technology when passing the written exam. Our diploma is internationally highly recognized. 



Booking both courses is beneficial as the ZDS offers a price discount. The course fee for both, sugar confectionery and chocolate (6 weeks in total), amounts to 14.487,00 € for non-members and 11.787,00 € for ZDS members. Booking is company not person related so that a company can book both courses with different persons attending the parts.


The price includes accommodation in a 4-star hotel in Solingen Gräfrath (single room, incl. breakfast) in walking distance to the ZDS. Lunch and dinner will be provided at the ZDS.

Sightseeing/Leisure activities

Upon arrival the ZDS offers information about interesting sightseeing and leisure activities, about public transport, shopping, etc. Furthermore regional leisure trips are organized by the ZDS that can be attended by the participants on a voluntary basis. 
You will receive the diploma during the course of a casual farewell dinner.

Tags utilisés: English,Sugar Confectionery,High boilings,Toffees,Fudges,Jellies,Panning,Chewing gum,Sugarfree


04.09.2017 – 15.09.2017  |  Solingen

Sugar Confectionery: Intense Practical Course


04.09.2017 | 09:00 Heure


15.09.2017 | 13:00 Heure



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

Nombre maximale des participants

20 Participants de ce séminaire
3 Participant  par entreprise


    Frais de participation

    6.410,00 €

    Frais de participation réduits (uniquement pour les membres de la ZDS e.V.)

    5.115,00 €

    Services inclus

    • Course documentation on USB flash card
    • Refreshments: snacks and drinks
    • Lunch and dinner at the ZDS refectory
    • Accomodation in a 4-star hotel
    • ZDS-Diploma "Sugar Confectionery"

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    A partir du 2ème participant d'une entreprise, vous bénéficiez de réductions intéressantes.
    Pour les universités, une réduction de 50% est accordée. 


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    Vous avez des questions, des demandes et / ou suggestions? Contactez-nous:

    ZDS - Zentralfachschule der Deutschen Süßwarenwirtschaft e.V.
    De-Leuw-Str. 1 - 9
    42653 Solingen
    T. +49 (0) 212 / 59 61-32

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