Tea Time Treats: Afternoon Tea

Elevate Your Tea Time: Dive into the World of Afternoon Delights and Brewing Perfection

Starts: 27th January 2024
Day: Saturday
Time: 2 to 6 pm
Duration: 6 weeks

In partnership with Westminster Kingsway College

Welcome to Afternoon Tea Creation Course!

Course Description: 

Indulge in the world of refined elegance and culinary artistry with our "Afternoon Tea Delights" course. Tailored for enthusiasts of the afternoon tea tradition, this course offers a comprehensive and immersive experience to elevate your skills in crafting the perfect afternoon tea spread. Whether you aspire to host exquisite tea parties or simply wish to savor the delights of this cherished tradition, our course will empower you with the knowledge and expertise to do so. 

 Who should attend? 

This course is perfect for tea enthusiasts, home entertainers, aspiring bakers, and anyone looking to master the art of creating a memorable afternoon tea experience. Whether you're a seasoned tea aficionado or new to the world of tea, our course welcomes all who appreciate the fine details of a well-curated afternoon tea. 


Lakefield Hospitality College 
Maresfield Gardens 
NW3 5RY 

Course Duration: 
Our course spans 6 weeks, 

Each delightful session will take place every Wednesday from 7 to 9pm,, providing you with ample time to immerse yourself in the world of afternoon tea. 

All necessary materials for practical sessions will be provided. 

 Join us on this enchanting journey as we explore the art of afternoon tea. 

Together, we'll transform your tea-time gatherings into unforgettable experiences that delight the senses and leave a lasting impression on your guests. Let's embark on this culinary adventure and take your afternoon tea knowledge to new heights!

What You'll Learn in the Afternoon Tea Course

Week 1: Bread for Sandwiches
Basic bread recipes Different types of bread for sandwiches Hands-on breadmaking activity Tips and techniques for successful bread baking
Week 2: Scones and Jam
Scone recipes and variations Combining scones and jam Hands-on scone-making activity Presentation and serving tips
Week 3: Simple Cake & Cake Decorating
Basic cake recipes Cake decorating techniques Hands-on cake baking and decorating activity Decorating tools and tips
Week 4: Pastries/Tart Sweet
Sweet pastry recipes Filling options for sweet tarts Hands-on pastry and sweet tart-making activity Tips for perfect pastry and tart crusts
Week 5: Pastries/Tart Savory
Savory pastry recipes Filling options for savory tarts Hands-on savory pastry and tart-making activity Balancing flavors in savory tarts Presentation and serving suggestions
Week 6: Biscuits
Different types of biscuits Biscuit recipes and variations Hands-on biscuit-making activity Final thoughts and recap of the course


Please be prepared to provide your residency documents such as a passport, EU citizen ID card, UK Birth Certificate or Biometric Card. 
If you have been in the UK for less than 3 years or have entered the UK with a visa you will need to provide evidence that you are eligible to study in the UK - your visa, your biometric card that covers the duration of your course or any relevant home office documents to support your residency should all be uploaded. If you’re an EU, EEA or Swiss citizen we will need to see evidence of 'Pre-Settled' or 'Settled-status' documents. Also for funding purposes we would need to see evidence of payslips if working (within the last 3 months). 
If you are receiving benefits (e.g JSA, ESA, Universal Credit (UC), Housing benefits etc. please bring evidence of this).


The Course will take place in Lakefield Hospitality College Maresfield Gardens
NW3 5RY London

Head Of Learning And Development

Meet Your Instructor

Kristen Henderson is a dedicated and seasoned educator currently serving as a faculty member at Lakefield College. With a passion for lifelong learning and a diverse educational background, Kristen specializes in creating dynamic and inclusive learning environments that stimulate intellectual curiosity and academic growth. In her tenure at Lakefield, she has consistently demonstrated a commitment to student success, nurturing individual potential, and fostering a love for learning. Her comprehensive pedagogical approach integrates innovative teaching methods with practical real-world experiences, preparing students for the challenges of the modern world.

Kristen Henderson

Senior Instructor



What residency documents do I need to provide for enrollment?

 I've been in the UK for less than 3 years / I have a visa. What additional documentation is required?

 I'm an EU, EEA, or Swiss citizen. What documents do I need to provide?

What documents do I need to provide for funding purposes?