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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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    The Seafood School at Billingsgate

    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....



    GRUB CLUB IS BACK!!
    Featuring a perfect pealla evening for you and your family and friends. click
here to check it out!



Our very own CJ Jackson appeared on Channel 4 - Sunday Brunch this Easter! Check out her latest blog with all her aired recipes ! Featuring Hake, Gurnard, Scallops & Lemon Sole  http://seafoodtraining.org/blog/article/cjs-easter-on-sunday-brunch-c4

☺FAMILY COOKING EVENING... Start the summer holidays with an evening at the seafood school creating Seafood Pizza's.... so if you have children that are keen cooks or simply enjoy their food? Or want to enhance their interest in the kitchen, perhaps you want to get them eating more varieties of food? The Billingsgate Seafood School is running a **FAMILY SPECIAL** Check it out and secure your place today! ☺☺ 

ONE child free entry with ONE paying adult!

WEEKEND Fishmongering courses are now up and running for those who are interested in learning how to cut like a fishmonger but too busy during the weekday! This is perfect for any keen person who wants to learn the skills of fish and shellfish prperation. Click HERE for more information!

Our new Techniques and Friday Evening classes are now up on the website and filling fast. We have some fantastic fish and recipes on offer. Saturday Special Breakfasts are also very popular, enjoy the market and one of our fish breakfasts and then learn a new skill and prepare a fish to take away for dinner. 


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 

    


Two new blogs from CJ Jackson! .. C4 on Sunday and our new look launch date... 


 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


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 - 2017


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 2017 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.

 

Every Which Way Techniques

Join the chef trainers at Billingsgate Seafood School for a relaxed evening of fish or shellfish preparation and cooking. You will learn how to prepare the selected fish or shellfish in a couple of ways with a third option demonstrated with other related species. The evening ends with a supper of your prepared fish or you can take it away to serve at home.  Tea and coffee served on arrival and supper served with seasonal vegetable and matched to a glass of Loire Valley wines. To redeem a voucher…

12-14 People
2.00 hours
£ 65.00

Catch of the Day 1 (Learning the basics)

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. 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. After our legendary market breakfast spend an informative and informal morning learning how to prepare and cook our 'Catch of the Day' You will prepare a number…

12-14 People
8.00 hours
£ 198.00

Weekend Gut like a Fishmonger

If you would like to learn how to cut fish like a fishmonger, but are only available at the weekends, this is just for you! Join the training team at the school at 8.30am to view the market as it closes down for the week. Information about the market - the history, operational hours and where the fish arrives from forms a part of the mornings introduction. Spend the rest of the morning with an experienced fishmonger learning the basics of some fish and shellfish preparation. You will work with a…

1-14 People
5.30 hours
£ 150.00
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Update your Knowledge - SUSTAIN EVENT

This Autumn we are delighted to offer some 'Update your Knowledge' workshops to showcase what is new and currently trending within the seafood industry.  Next date: Tuesday 4th April Wednesday 3rd May Tuesday 6th June Our UPDATE YOUR SUSTAIN KNOWLEDGE event is a free course (with a small booking fee) for  chefs, catering managers, restaurateurs and those within food service. It is an opportunity for interested individuals OR groups from the catering and food industry to have an…

-30 People
5.00 hours
£ 5.00

Corporate Packages

The Seafood School at Billingsgate 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. This makes us…

- 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 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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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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