Candle Making Business Diploma Course
How to Build a Successful Candle Making Business
Candle making can be a fun and exciting hobby. Making beautiful candles all by your self is definitely lots of fun. Plus, this hobby gives you a chance to also make lovely ornamental candles that can be used for decorating your own home; they can also make great presents too.
If you are passionate and really enjoy making candles, you could certainly consider pursuing this exciting hobby as a full-time career by setting up your own candle making business. If you’re dedicated to making your new business a success then this detailed candle making course, will guide you on the various steps and materials involved in candle making.
The first module is entirely dedicated to candle making. It guides you about the basic candle making methods, different kinds of wax and various types of wicks. Moving on, you will learn all about the safety precautions you need to take while making candles, and will also be educated about ways to make your workplace safe.
In the third module, you will learn about how to roll the candles, pour them, make your own wax sheets, make different candle shapes, experimenting with colours and information on containers and additives. The next module is about molded candles, including automatic wicking, two-piece mold making and plaster bandage molds.
The fifth module throws light on the dipped candles and will guide you on how to safely dip the candles you make and will also discuss the candle burning process. You will learn about lots of other candles, such as birthday candles, hand molded candles, beaded candles, scented candles, Danish tapers, beeswax candles, multi-wick candles, twisted tapers, themed and floating candles.
In the seventh module, you will be guided on how to decorate candles by using stencils, paints, colours, pressed flowers and other embellishments. This is another significant chapter as it guides you about the techniques for creating stunning candles. Find out how you can set up your own business in the eighth chapter along with information on where to find the necessary supplies and equipment. You will learn about the different marketing techniques required for promoting your business in the last module. This is an incredibly important chapter, as the marketing strategy you select will decide the success of your business.
By the time you finish this course, you will have complete comprehensive step-by-step guide on how to make beautiful candles and how to build a successful business following your new candle making passion.
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This course will take you up to 100 hours to complete working from home, there is no time limit to complete your course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace.
Up on completion of the course assessment questions you will receive your Candle Making Business Diploma certificates from the Centre of Excellence.
Module 1: Candle Making
Module 2: Safety First
Dressing the Part
Module 3: Handmade Candles
Rolling Your Candles
Pouring the Candles
Making Your Own Wax Sheets
Experimenting with Colours
Module 4: Molded Candles
What are they?
Two Piece Mold Making
Plaster Bandage Molds
Shapes and Colours
Module 5: Dipped Candles
Dipping the Wick
How to Dip?
Module 6: Other Candles
Types of Candles
Hand Molded Candles
Module 7: Decorating
Pressed Flowers and Grasses
Waxing Real Flowers
Module 8: Setting Up Your Business
Where to Work From
Financial Aspects - Costs
Packaging Your Candles
Where to Source Materials
Choose Your Target Markets
Module 9: Marketing
Marketing Your Business
Trade Shows, Craft Fairs and Events
Free Media Publicity
Making Video Demos for YouTube
Our courses include comprehensive support, should you require any assistance. You can contact our friendly course advisers by telephone or by email.
All course delegates are welcome to attend our regular, ongoing learning and inspirational events. We also hold regular inspirational events in Manchester and London for all students studying any of our courses. The events are a great way to watch live demonstrations of different techniques, learn new skills, have a practice with other students and to meet your tutors. Once you've signed up for any of our courses you will receive details of our different monthly events via email. If you cannot attend our events you can watch a live streaming of the event on our tv channel.
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