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We have a great range of courses to suit all budgets and levels of skill
Check out our Food Lovers Courses for days and evenings - lots of great events coming up.
Call our office for more information and advice on 0207 517 3548

 

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BIG FISH MONDAYS is our brand new course that we offer working with Primary School children . Enquire now for upcoming dates!
 

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CALLING CATERERS, BUYERS, SALES AND FISHMONGERS....
We have CITY & GUILDS approved courses, Sustain days and Learn more about aquaculture days ! 
 

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS 

 

WE ARE RUNNING BESPOKE COURSES IN APRIL/MAY/JUNE 2018:

*Wine tasting with Cindy Marie Harvey
*Wine discovery lunches with Philippa Carr
*Beer evenings with ELB are BACK!! 
*Celebrity Chef guest days
 





 

Last Chance to buy

 



Trade and Industry Courses at Billingsgate Market 


If you are looking to offer some training for your chef team and also looking for CPD hours - our Update your Knowledge Seminars on sustainability, aquaculture, The Hastings Fishing Fleet and Cutting a couple of species of fish... these are all up and running on our industry section.

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 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.


 

Mastering the Art

Mastering the Art is a popular course and an excellent way to spend a Saturday. Led by one of our experienced trainers you will spend the day learning how to prepare and cook both fish and shellfish in a variety of ways. A light lunch is served during the course.  Book Now! What our customers say about this course: 'Fantastic! Learnt so many recipes and techniques' 'The course beat my expectations. I enjoyed the friendly, open atmosphere and of course the feast at the end!'…

12-14 People
6.00 hours
£ 168.00

Shellfish Catch

This Saturday morning (8.30am - 1.30pm) is a hands on practical session learning how to prepare a number of types of shellfish some to enjoy for a light lunch and the rest to take home: crab, prawns, cuttlefish/squid, scallops, clams and mussels. Everyone prepares the shellfish and we demonstrate a number of dishes.   Book Now! This Saturday class is perfect for anyone who wishes to focus on Shellfish preparation  You will go away having learnt the following recipes: ** Razor Clam Cerviche…

15-15 People
5.00 hours
£ 120.00

Catch of the Day 1

Guest Feedback: 20th December 2017- "This day exceeded my expectations! - We had a lovely variety of fish and I can't believe how much you packed in without it feeling rushed. I also got to try every technique that was shown - I will be back to join Catch of the Day 2!" Book Now! Gain the confidence and learn the skills to know what fish to buy, how to prepare it and the best way to cook it at home. We love sharing our expertise and own experiences of life at Billingsgate and the very…

12-14 People
8.00 hours
£ 198.00
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BIG FISH MONDAYS

BIG FISH MONDAYS!   Book our exciting Big Fish Mondays - Taking place at Billingsgate Market ! The visit incorporates four activities, all designed to encourage children to find out more about fish and shellfish.   Our first Big Fish Monday session. Here are just a few pictures and comments on how the day went:    Feedback from the children: "We got the chance to cook ; it was so much fun and that gave me the inspiration to cook for my family" "I really like learning…

-60 People
3.00 hours
£ 2.00
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City & Guilds Retail Certificate Courses

We are now taking applications for the next 2 FUNDED courses on Monday and Tuesday 14/15th May 2018  To talk to us about applying for a funded place - please email or contact our Administrator - Kirsty directly on 0207 517 3548 This 2 day course is sponsored by Fishmongers' Company and City & Guilds and would usually cost over £500.  However, if you are a successful applicant, you will only need to pay a non-refundable fee of £50 towards fish costs and refreshments…

8-15 People
16.15 hours
£ 50.00

Update your Knowledge - FISHING FLEET IN HASTINGS

We are very pleased to offer training days at The Classroom on the Coast working alongside the fishermen from Hastings. These days are completely dependent on the weather... if the fleet haven't been able to fish we will work with alternative species not landed locally. Join one of our team at The Stade on Rock-a-Nore Road in Hastings at 7am. After a briefing we head off to the fish market to view the catch of the morning and to make our purchases for the cutting session. Weather permitting…

1-16 People
5.00 hours
£ 65.00

UPDATE YOUR KNOWLEDGE Seafood Sustainability & Fish for the Future ( Aquaculture )

As the global population continues to grow and half of all wild life on land and in the sea has been lost over only the last 40 years it is vital we enjoy seafood in a sustainable way.  This Industry workshop uses a Market visit and classroom discussion to introduce the leading sustainability organisations and their assessment and certification criteria.  You will discuss current trends and key global stock status' leaving better informed with an understanding of seafood sustainability…

6-36 People
4.00 hours
£ 15.00
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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 Seafood School at Billingsgate ?  Non seafood eaters catered for.

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Welcome to The Seafood School at Billingsgate

Welcome to The Seafood School at Billingsgate

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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