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All of our fish preparation and cookery courses are lead by expert instructors including chefs and fishmongers who work alongside small groups to make sure every course offers a really practical and insightful experience.Browse courses
We offer a range of courses to schools and colleges. We do have some funding in place for many courses as part of our schools programme, these are offered on a first come first served basis.Browse courses
For industry training we have a selection of cookery courses and preparation courses that offer expertise in many areas within the seafood industry. We offer hands-on practical training.Browse courses
Luxury Frerejean Frere Champagne breakfast and festive recipe inspiration. We are pleased to announce we are now taking bookings for the Billingsgate Festive Breakfasts , running for a limited time from Thursday 13th November, you can join the Seafood School team and get some fantastic ideas for entertaining over the Christmas period, as well as enjoying a delicious 2 course breakfast. What to expect? Luxury champagne breakfast Sample some of the best smoked salmon on offer An informal introduction…
If you are one of the many who have always meant to visit Billingsgate just to see what actually happens - or to buy some fish - we run these early morning visits to give you a glimpse into this historic market. Redeeming a gift voucher? Please do not book below, telephone Kerry on 0207 517 3548 with your voucher number.
Enjoy an early morning tutored visit of Billingsgate when the market is in full swing. Learn about the huge range of species that are available on the market daily and how to tell they are the seasonal best. Under the guidance of our training team, make your own choice of fish to prepare before tucking into one of our fish breakfasts. Redeeming a gift voucher? Please do not book below, telephone Kerry on 0207 517 3548 with your voucher number.
Join us for an early morning visit on the fish trading floor and experience how the Market operates. The visit will give you the confidence to achieve the best prices and quality as well as an insight into the seafood supply chain. Bring a budget (and cash) with you to purchase a couple of species of interest and after breakfast you will be able to work with a fishmonger to prepare your fish in the School's cutting room. Discount applies to a block booking of 4 or more
Shellfish offer diverse flavours and range of uses but also offer sustainable wild harvest and aquaculture. A visit to the trading floor will highlight these benefits as well as introducing the variety of less well known global varieties traded at Billingsgate. During this 7 hour course you will learn how to safely store and display this amazing food. The preparation session includes a wide seasonal selection of both crustaceans and molluscs. Discount applies for group booking
Start the day on the trading floor opening your eyes to an impressive selection of fish and shellfish products from around the globe. Keep up to date with current Market trends and prices with a focus on seasonality and sustainability. After breakfast the rest of the morning is spent preparing a wide selection of flat and round fish to trade specifications. Redeeming a gift voucher? Please don't book below, telephone Kerry on 0207 517 3548 with your voucher number.
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.Read more
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.Read more
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We offer a gift voucher service for all our courses and these can be personalised and made out for any occasion.Contact us