The online Bakery Owner Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Bakery Owner Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College. Topics covered in the Bakery Owner Certificate Course include the following:
- Industry Trends
- Overview of Bakery Products
- Gaining Baking Skills and Knowledge
Starting a Bakery Business
- Your Business Plan
- Choosing a Specialty
- Choosing a Business Name
- Start-Up Budgeting and Funding
- Finding a Great Location
- Interior and Exterior Design
- Equipment and Supplies
Managing Your Bakery
- Daily Operations and Systems
- Managing Inventory
- Setting Your Prices and Accepting Payment
- Hiring Great Employees
- Marketing Tools
- Attracting and Handling Customers
What Happens in the Bakery Owner Certificate Course
The Bakery Owner Certificate Course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (FabJob Guide to Become a Bakery Owner). This course is self directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.
This part-time online Bakery Owner Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.
The Bakery Owner Certificate Course Online has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in the career.
What Is Included in the Bakery Owner Certificate Course Online
This all-inclusive Bakery Owner Certificate Course package includes:
- Registration for the Bakery Owner Certificate Course Online
- Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with up to 3 hours of business mentoring during the course
- (Optional) 2020 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Bakery Owners for only $2 per month
- Downloadable Bakery Owner Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
- (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
- Textbook: FabJob Guide to Become a Bakery Owner (e-book edition)
If you love to bake and if you love to bake for other people — feeding the world, so to speak — there is no better profession than being a baker. There is so much satisfaction every day and doing your best to achieve perfection in all the breads and pastries you bake. And you get to do this every day. I have never regretted a minute of it!” — George Eckrich, founder of Sourdough: A European Bakery (which he sold to Whole Foods Market) and co-owner of Dr. Kracker, Austin, Texas
Registration Fee for the Bakery Owner Certificate Course
You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs. (We found courses based on old editions of our guides with registration fees of up to $999 and more.) We are able to offer you online courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from almost 20 years of producing the leading online guides for non-traditional careers.
Our online career college certificate courses have previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and includes a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377. NEW YEAR SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Bakery Owner Certificate Course is priced at only $97 U.S. for the January 27, 2020 course.
How to Register
Enrollment is limited and registration is on a first come first served basis, so we recommend that you register early for the Bakery Owner Certificate Course Online to avoid disappointment.
Click the “REGISTER NOW” button to register for the Bakery Owner Certificate Course Online.
If the course is full, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be notified when a new course date is scheduled.
Easy Changes and Cancellations
It’s easy to change or cancel your course registration. See our FAQ page for details.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Much Money Do Bakery Owners Make?
As a bakery owner, your income is determined by a number of factors, including: your experience, location, business model and how much revenue your bakery generates. According to data from PayScale, the average income for a small business owner in the United States is $73,000 – however this can range up to $182,000 or more.
What Does a Bakery Owner Do?
When you open a bakery, you will sell popular products that people love. As a bakery owner, you will have the opportunity to make people happy every day as they enjoy your delicious breads, brownies, cakes, cookies, pastries, pies, or other baked goods. If you aren’t a baker yourself, you can hire bakers for your bakery. If you are currently a baker, opening your own bakery gives you the freedom and flexibility of being your own boss.
How Do You Start Your Own Bakery?
Earning a certificate as a bakery owner will equip you with the principles and techniques for becoming a professional bakery owner. A certificate also provides evidence of your expertise, assurance of your professionalism, an important credential for your resume, a competitive advantage when marketing your services and higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
What is the Bakery Owner Certificate Course?
In IAP Career College’s part-time online Bakery Owner Certificate Course you will learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for getting started in a career as a professional bakery owner. This online course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks, however it may be completed in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks. The course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance, however as a student you have access to Faculty Members to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice.
What is IAP Career College?
The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and “dream” careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life – you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.