Foundation Master Course Live Online


This master course is for beginner or soapers who wants to build or improve their soaping skills and knowledge to professional level.

Foundation Master Course focus more on professional cold process soap making method and other soaping fast methods, especially fast methods for liquid soap making and hot process soap making. And include basic creative soap making such as dessert soap decorations, flower piping with cold process buttercream soap, soap clay making from scratch. Also, teaching ways to handle melt and pour soaps to avoid fast hardening and improve clarity. Lastly, learn our culture way of recipe calculations and designs.

Our master course is all about soap making with different recipes, methods, technical knowledge and techniques to achieve professional soap designs and outcomes. The course outline includes different types of cold process soap making methods. And learn to choose suitable methods to meet certain circumstances and factors, such as availability tools, time, recipes, availability of ingredients, soap mold designs, customer’s demand, complication of designs, order deadline and so on. Learning different soap making methods and technical knowledge will encourage critical thinking when comes to make certain design or handling sensitive ingredients such as dairy ingredients, herbs, natural powders etc. “sensitive ingredients” required special ways to add into soap batter to prevent from any nutrients damage / might affect the soap designs.

80% of this course is focusing on cold process soap making and 20% hot process soap making and melt and pour soap. During the course, students will be intensively train on practical soap making then lastly theoretical. Students will initially feel, touch, and see all soap making processes before starting to understand how to create any recipes. This reduce the chances of failures and testings in the future!

Hands-on or Live online class

the structure arrangement of foundation master course live online class is different from hands-on class. However, the course content is totally the same and receive the same certificate at the end of the course. Hands-on class will be completed within 5 days or separate to [3] months to finish and still 5 days count. Live online class will take longer time to complete.

Benefits of Hands-on class

  • Meet teacher in person and hands-on guidance
  • Soap making tools and ingredients provided in class, prepared by Artiz Soap
  • Shorter duration to complete the master course
  • Suitable for local students
  • Maximum [4] students in a class

Benefits of Live online

  • Live online one to one consultation. Teacher will closely monitor student’s activity during soap making with instructions.
  • Suitable for overseas students who have difficulty to travel
  • Suitable for local students prefer social distancing
  • Same course content as hands-on class, but breaking to [11] classes to complete in [3] to [4] months time. As close as once a week class.
  • [2] hours each class
  • Students can practice before the next week class
  • Pre-setting time and schedules in advance. suit both teacher and student
  • Preparation of ingredients list and soap making tools will be provided in advance to registered students. Student will have immediate available ingredients and tools for practice.
  • Same certificate as hands-on foundation master course
Course Outline

Cold Process Soap Making

Class 1:

  • Basic understanding of cold process soap making process,
  • Understand the cold process soap making traditional method,
  • Explain Artiz Soap step by step cold process soap making
  • (CP Making 1) Basic Cold Process Soap Making Method,
  • (CP Making 2) Milk Cold Process Soap Making Method,
  • (CP Making 3) Butter Cold Process Soap Making Method and unmold soap.

Class 2:

  • Theoretical day, understand the insights of cold process soap mechanism and theory from Artiz Soap’s perspective view.
  • Artiz Soap cold process soap making styles explains.

Class 3:

Understand basic swirl technique,

  • (CP Making 4) Cold Process Soap Zero mistakes swirl, to make swirl on top to bottom of a 1kg soap loaf mold

  • (CP Making 5) Cold Process Soap Design Marble Tiles

Class 4:

understand more ways to play with cold process soap batter

  • (CP Making 6) Cold Process Soap Design Gradation 

  • (CP Making 7) Cold Process Soap Design Real Wood Grain 

Class 5: 

  • (CP Making 8) Cold Process Soap Design Granite

  • (CP Making 9) Cold Process Soap Design Feather

Class 6:

  • (CP Making 10) Cold Process Soap Design Cosmic

  • (CP Making 11) Cold Process Soap Design Drops

Liquid Soap Making

Class 7 & 8: 

  • Learn Basic Liquid Soap Making
    • Understanding about handmade liquid soap making
  • Liquid Soap paste making methodology
    • Fast making method (5 to 10 minutes) from oil to translucent soap paste.
    • Do not require to use slow cooker or crockpot
    • Dilution on next day after making soap paste
  • Practical and theory of liquid soap making
    • practical making 4 types of liquid soap recipes
    • Recipe 1: Colourless liquid soap making (with natural ingredients)
    • Recipe 2: KOH liquid soap making
    • Recipe 3: Dual lye liquid soap making method
    • Recipe 4: Milk liquid soap making method
  • Theoretical understanding to make butter liquid soap Recipe 5
  • Explain the differences of liquid soap recipes and why they have different characteristics as liquid soap.
  • pH in liquid soap & basic adjustment
  • Dilution methodology
  • Thickening liquid soap like shower gel with food grade ingredients
  • Liquid soap recipe adjustment from watery to shower gel flow. Theory.
  • Produce products (Shower gel (honey texture), liquid soap, foaming wash (colourless liquid soap & ombre effect), and gel soap (toothpaste texture)
learn to make ombre effect with colourless liquid soap
  • Liquid soap recipe structures (between traditional method & artiz soap method) and deep insights for recipe design.
  • The insights to speed up the saponification process from oil to liquid soap paste

Hot Process Soap Making

Class 9:

  • Basic understanding of Hot Process Soap
  • Hot Process Soap Making Traditional Method
  • Explain step by step Artiz Soap Hot Process Soap Making
  • (Hp making 1) Basic Hot Process Soap Making
  • (HP making 2) Hot Process Soap Layer Design
  • Unmold and Soap Cutting

Melt and Pour Soap Making

Class 10:

  • Basic understand of melt and pour soap making (ready made soap base)
  • Explain step by step melt and pour soap design making
  • Gradient soap, fireworks effects and embed gems (3 designs)

Soap Design and Calculation

Class 11

  • Learn to calculate and design cold process soap, liquid soap, hot process soap bar recipes
  • discussion and answering sessions

3 Other Creative Classes

Students will be able to access pre-recorded online classes after completing [11] classes above. Unlimited access for [6] months period for practice. Teacher will arrange student registration to enter these classes below.

Below classes are more on creativity and control thick soap batter consistency to reach buttercream texture for piping and decoration purposes. Tricks to make fruits ornaments soaps hard enough to unmold on next day. 

  • Cold process soap flower piping buttercream
    • Basic understanding of Flower Piping Soap Making.
    • Learn to pipe flowers with cold process soap buttercream
    • learn to make cold process soap cake base and cupcake soap base
    • learn to icing the cake with cold process soap

  • Cold process soap dessert soap making
    • Basic understanding of dessert soap making
    • learn to make fruits ornaments cold process soap making ready overnight
    • learn to make dessert cake base cold process soap making
    • learn to icing the cake with cold process buttercream
    • [2] designs dessert cake

  • Cold process soap clay modelling class
    • Basic understanding of soap clay making
    • Learn to make cold process soap clay dough from scratch
    • Learn clay modelling with soap clay
    • provide a creative soap clay project

    • another complimentary soap clay project (advance project)

Requirements & Terms and Conditions

  • Student able to access wifi and attend live class
  • Live class is very important to give immediate response to any mistake made during soap making process or give direct consultation if any question or doubt during making process. 
  • The online class is only one to one private class. A student and A teacher. 
  • Time and schedules will meet suitability between teacher and student. Will also take into consideration time zone difference. Teacher will be able take midnight or late night class if student have total opposite time zone. Advance booking is required. 
  • Note that selection of dates and times only valid after confirm registration by payment. Dates for 1st come 1st serve. 
  • Same course content as hands-on class, but breaking to [12] classes to complete in [3] to [4] months time. As close as once a week class.
  • [2] hours each class
  • Student required be able to independently prepare ingredients and tools before class. Preparation list will be provided after registration.
  • Students require to attend total [12] Live online Classes and 3 Online pre-recorded class.
  • Total [3] Online pre-recorded classes includes cold process soap flower piping, cold process dessert cake and soap clay. The access practice time is unlimited for [6] months. The videos are available on facebook secret group which only with registered students. Therefore, students required to have facebook account. The access only start count after completing [12] Live online classes.
  • Class will be conduct in english and handout will be in english language.
  • Class handouts and preparation list will be email in pdf file. Each Class handout will be send out at least a week ahead of class or maybe much earlier depends on the schedule of next class. 
  • Student require to submit photos of soaps on the next day after untold, cutting and shaping. 
  • We reserved all rights to change the course outline to meet the latest trends or soaping mechanism at anytime in order to build a better artisan soap making academy. 
  • Certificate of completion will be provided when student complete submit soap photos and attended [11] live classes. 
  • Shipping of certificate completion is included in the cost fee. 
  • Full payment to confirm registration. All fees paid are non-refundable.
  • If student have emergency and unable to attend class, at least 24hrs notice by WhatsApp or email direct to Artiz Soap management. 
  • Payment to be done by international bank transfer from student’s local bank. 
  • Click here WhatsApp to confirm your registration or further inquiry. 
  • Alternative contact by email
  • This Live online foundation course is a temporary setting for this pandemic. 
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