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    WE PROVIDE SEAFOOD TRAINING TO

    FOOD LOVERS, SCHOOLS AND THE FOOD INDUSTRY
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    WE PROVIDE SEAFOOD TRAINING TO

    FOOD LOVERS, SCHOOLS AND THE FOOD INDUSTRY
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    Billingsgate Seafood School

    Celebrating Sustainable Fish & Shellfish - Sustainable Seafood Award 2014
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    Get into Fishmongering

    Free with agreed funding from Billingsgate School
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    Bespoke Days for the Industry

    We plan bespoke courses to suit your budget

What`s on offer this month

Food Lovers
Food Lovers

Healthy start to the year? We have a number of day and evening classes to help you keep your New Year's resolution. Please check out our Food Lovers Programme.
Call our office for more information and advice on 0207 517 3548

 

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Schools & Funded

Learn all about fish and shellfish with our expert chefs and fishmongers. Buy it, prepare it, cook it and love it.. Buy a gift experience to remember for a friend, or join one of our classes to kick off 2017. Call us on 0207 517 3548 to book
 

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Seafood Industry

Learning to be a fishmonger?..or a chef wanting to update your knowledge - join us for our Update your Knowledge Seminar for a market visit, breakfast and sustainability presentation and then see our experts cut a number of species of fish and then taste it in our chef session with CJ Jackson

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Latest news....

We currently are working in partnership with East London Brewery. There are two classes coming up that include ELB beer tasting! Check them out, before they're gone!

     +   Seafood Discovery & Beer Tasting 

      +   Friday Evening Seafood 


At a Loss this Easter? Come down to either a Friday or Saturday Easter special right here at the Billingsgate Seafood School! 

Salmon Bagels, Hot Cross Buns, Traditional Stews, Chowders & Bread Bowls, we have your Easter weekend covered! 
Check it out.. 

http://www.seafoodtraining.org/course/details/good-friday-special-757 
http://www.seafoodtraining.org/course/details/easter-saturday-special-756


Evening Classes are now featuring Curry nights & Fish and Chips evenings!.. Come down and join us on a Friday evening and enjoy a relaxed but informative eveing with delicious food to eat and take away!

Check it out.. http://www.seafoodtraining.org/course/details/friday-evening-seafood-746


Two new blogs from CJ Jackson! .. Cuttlefish Curry recipe gets the thumbs up - Check it out on our Blog Page! 
 Have a go at the recipes yourself by attending one of our Seafood Classes: 
 http://www.seafoodtraining.org/course/details/every-which-way-techniques-715



Vinsvaldeloire.fr have matched some of their wines to our many dishes. 
Each full day, evening and weekend classes will now conclude with a short wine tasting to compliment the seafood that you have prepared.


Not to be missed:
Special Saturday Breakfast and Seafood Prep Session
Come to the market and meet our team at 7am for a brief introduction to the market. Have a look around the market then join us in the kitchen for a light fish breakfast befobarking on a practical seafood preparation session.
Cost: £58 per person
 

Remember Gift Certificates are valid for 1 year after date of purchase.

New for 2017 our Trade and Industry Courses at Billingsgate Seafood School

Trade and Industry Courses at Billingsgate Market - 2016


To cater for the wide range of requests that we receive for training across the industry we are pleased to announce a new range of short and longer courses that cover a number of key topics. These include informative sessions covering buying, aquaculture, sustainability and responsible sourcing, fish and shellfish preparation classes designed for the catering and food sector.

FUNDED COURSES FOR INDUSTRY
We are delivering a series of courses on 'Update your Knowledge Workshops' on Sustainability and Responsible Sourcing of seafood during 2016 specifically designed for those in the food industry: catering companies, restaurants etc. Please contact our administration team on 0207 517 3548 for more information.

http://www.seafoodtraining.org/course/details/update-your-knowledge-sustain-event-674

 To make any bookings on theses courses just call our office administration team on 0207 517 3548.

 

Shellfish Workshop - Cooking for friends and family

Join the Seafood School team to prepare and cook up a storm with the wonderful array of shellfish available on the market.  We know that many people would like to be more confident about preparing shellfish at home. Our aim is to give you all the information that you need to know about choosing, safe storage (and how long for), preparing and cooking a wide range of shellfish so that you can confidently prepare some fabulous shellfish dishes for friends and family. The morning begins with an…

10-14 People
8.00 hours
£ 198.00

Saturday's Catch

'Great value for money and I learnt alot!' Join us for a Saturday morning (8.30am - 1.30pm) packed with practical tips and hints. You learn how to prepare a couple of species of fish to take away to cook at home and then see a number of different fish and shellfish prepared and cooked in several ways - all this you will taste with a glass of Loire Valley wines at the end of the morning. This is one of our most popular courses. It is a busy morning with a combination of hands on practical…

-30 People
5.00 hours
£ 100.00

Knife Skills - Gut, fillet and shuck like a fishmonger

Learn about Billingsgate and enjoy a tutored market visit with the experts at the Seafood School.  Spend an informal, but informative day learning the basics of fishmongering with one of our training team. Gain lots of confidence in fish preparation to be able to hone your skills at home.   Redeeming a gift voucher? Please don't book below, telephone the administration team on 0207 517 3548 with your voucher number. check out

10-12 People
7.00 hours
£ 180.00
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Corporate Packages

Billingsgate Seafood School is the perfect venue for corporate classes & Team Building events, inside the World Famous Market and team building in an intimate setting. We are experts at running successful seafood, wine and beer-themed events. Organise team building events that stand out from the crowd. Host meetings that will get everyone talking, all with a little help from the Seafood School. Our friendly professional staff who have excellent knowledge of seafood  make us uniquely…

- People
0.00 hours
£ 0.00

Food Safety Courses (group booking)

Cost:  This cost depends on the number of students taking the course, please contact us for further details. We offer the Level 2 Food Safety qualification as a taught course to groups of more than 10 students. The course involves 6 hours of classroom tuition followed by a 30 question, multiple choice exam.  Timings 1 day By arrangement, six hours of training is required, followed by a one hour exam.  Start and finish time themselves can be flexible. 

10- People
0.00 hours
£ 0.00

Food Safety Courses (individuals)

This Level 2 Food Safety open learning module has been produced by the Sea Fish Industry authority and certified by the Chartered Institute of Environmental health (CIEH). The cost of the cost covers the learning material, examination and certificates. Timings 6 hours study in your own time.  Please then call us in advance to arrange a convenient time to visit Billingsgate and sit the 30 question multiple choice exam.

- People
6.00 hours
£ 75.00
All Seafood Industry Courses

Corporate and Team Days

Why not bring your clients or team along for a challenging day or evening session of seafood preparation and cooking at Billingsgate Seafood Training School ?  Non seafood eaters catered for.

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Welcome to Billingsgate Seafood School

Welcome to Billingsgate Seafood School

Fish Cookery Courses and Preparation Courses in London

Billingsgate Seafood Training School is located on the first floor of Billingsgate Fish Market next to Canary Wharf, London

 

We are a charity, focused on promoting responsibly sourced seafood to young people as part of a healthy diet. We specialise in providing fish preparation and cookery courses, and offer training to people coming into the seafood industry or who want to improve their understanding of it. To support our charitable activities, we have a wide range of courses for the general public aimed at increasing the knowledge of seafood amongst food lovers.

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Our Cookbook & Merchandise

Reserve your signed copy of the Billingsgate cookbook

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Gift Vouchers

We offer a gift voucher service for all our courses and these can be personalised and made out for any occasion.

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