The Academy Christophe Morel Chocolatier

You’ve always dreamed of working in a chocolate factory or opening your own? Now you can with a full-time formation only dedicated to chocolate confectionery and all its derivatives on a period of 8 weeks of formation at the Academy Christophe Morel Chocolatier.

With 33 years of experience in chocolate, Christophe Morel will reveal you all is secrets in a real chocolate factory, only equipped with professional material.

Our school will welcome you in a total immersion in a chocolate kitchen, only 20 minutes from downtown Montreal and old-port. Christophe Morel is a high qualified teacher and will be at your service with any questions.

The programs will be adapted for adults who wish to have a formation that will make them able to work as a chocolate and confectionary maker.

Each formation will be given to a maximum of 10 students, and will contain practical group courses, individual work, discussions with professionals and immersion in a real production.

The classes will be given in English and in French, with a recipes book in English or French too.

Next session

January 15 to March 9 2018

The academy Christophe Morel Chocolatier is happy to be able to respond to your demand and offer you this unique formation exclusively dedicated on the work of chocolate. The program is established on 8 weeks with 8 different classes:

Week 1

Discovery of chocolate, development of the different technique of crystallisation, moulding, rochers suisses, tuiles, chocolat, mendiants, and florentins realisation of a truffle collection.

Week 2

Everything on praline, Gianduja and almond paste, spread

Week 3

Everything on the caramels and creation of a collection of snacking and panning.

Week 4

Production of a chocolate candy collection with a manually coating and machine coating techniques.

Week 5

Confectionery (feuilleté praline, fourrés fruits, berlingots, licorice, fudges, nougats, rocs, jelly candy, calissons, fruit fondant, pink praline, candi sugar, candy fruits …)

Week 6

Creation of travel cakes, cookies, biscuits, macarons and creation of a ice cream and sorbet collection..

Week 7

Creation of a mould chocolate candy collection with work of colours with gun spray, creation of different chocolate figures for Easter, Christmas, Valentine and other holidays.

Week 7

Creation of an artistic show piece and chocolate carving sculpture.


  • Monday to Thursday: 8h30 – 12h and 12h30 to 16h30.
  • Friday: 8h30 -12h30, presentation of everybody’s work.
  • Closed on Saturday Sunday and holidays.
  • From January 15 to March 9 2018
  • 8 Weeks of stage, with 36 hours by week for a total amount of 288 hours.


  • Receipts given each week depending on the week’s theme
  • Every ingredient and professional material used in class
  • Professional uniform (2 vest with the logo of the academy, 2 apron


For dinners please bring your own food, there’s microwave at your disposition. If you prefer restaurants and fast food are near the school.


The price of the full-time formation include the professional uniform Christophe Morel Chocolatier with two vest with the logo of the academy and two apron. Shoes and pants are at the expense of the student. The uniform is mandatory throughout the program.


Hosting is at the expense of the student, there is a lot of hotels near the academy

You can also look for locations of 1 to 2 months on these website:


Note that it is better to organize your accommodation as soon as possible.


Session 2018

Subtotal : 8 000 $CAD

Taxes : 1 198 $CAD

Total :  9 198 $CAD


Pieces of identification: for every inscription, you’ll have to provide us

  • 1 photo ID
  • Résumé
  • A photocopy of a valid passport
  • A photocopy of a proof of social insurance and health insurance
  • An attestation of liability insurance
  • A first deposit of 3000$


A first deposit of a minimum of 3 000$ CAD have to be made for the reservation and the application fees, the total amount to be paid 15 days before the start of the program to confirm your registration.


For certain countries, a tourist visa will be needed, you will need to inform yourself with the concerned authorities. An attestation of inscription to the stage can be given to whom will be needing it.


If you are from outside of Canada, a proof of insurance will be needed.


All cancelation at the demand of the candidate must be made in writing by fax, mail or e-mail, 30 days before the start of the class. Only the first deposit of 200$ for your application fees will be taken. In any other case, no refund will be made except in case of emergencies with presentation of a medical certificate, in this case the total amount of the class will be refund except the 200$ of your application fees.

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