Creating Cocktails


The syllabus aims to enable candidates to understand the history of cocktails, the different types of equipment and techniques and how to create cocktails. Candidates will find out how changing tastes have influenced new cocktail recipes over the years, different techniques and equipment to make classic cocktails, and learn how to balance flavour and strength by experimenting with ingredients. Candidates will learn about:

  • The different types of equipment and how it should be used
  • The different techniques used when creating cocktails
  • How to make a selection of classic cocktails
  • How to create your own cocktails


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Form of Assessment

A short test concludes the learning. A passmark of 80% is required to successfully pass the course.


  • The History of Cocktails
  • Cocktail Equipment
  • Cocktail Methodology
  • Cocktail Production
  • Cocktail Development