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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

Food Lovers
Food Lovers

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.

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Schools & Funded

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.

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Seafood Industry

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.

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NEW for 2016.....

OUR NEWS....

Catering colleges visit Billingsgate as part of enhancement days. Want to bring your own students...
http://www.seafoodtraining.org/blog/article/catering-college-visits-to-billingsgate-market


Do you want to train as a fishmonger or have an opportunity to train your own team. We are offering free places on our City & Guilds Profile of Achievement (sponsored by Fishmongers' Company and City & Guilds jointly)
Check out the information
http://www.seafoodtraining.org/blog/article/want-to-be-a-fishmonger

Our new partnership......
M&S Forever Fish are supporting a number of our activities over the next 36 months. These include encouraging children to enjoy more seafood as part of a healthy diet at Food Festivals and work with UK Catering Colleges.

We also are delivering a number of ....'Update your Sustain Knowledge' for catering companies and restaurant chefs. 

So IF you are a catering college and would like to bring a group of level 2 or 3 student chefs for an enhancement day at the market and school please email us on admin@seafoodtraining.org for more details

If you are a catering company or restaurateur and would like to join one of our Update your Sustain Knowledge Days - please call us on 0207 517 3548


LATEST BLOGS......

Sunday Brunch - and Great British Shellfish

Seafood School Outreach at Food Festivals - this weekend... Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival


We are delighted to announce that we have a wine partner for 2016. 


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.


New evening class dates released. 
New Cook with your Kids - Paella Fiesta evening for those who would like a family evening together.



BIRTHDAY GIFTS.... 

A visit to the market, learning to prepare many types of seafood or learning how to cook it - a gift certificate for one of our courses is a fantastic experience for anyone interested in food and where it comes from.

To purchase a certificate do call Kerry and the administration team on 0207 517 3548 and they will explain the options.

We look forward to hearing from you. 

Specialist courses for 2016
Along with our usual popular weekday, weekend and evening classes we are delivering a small handful of specialist days at the school.

Save the date.... save the date.....

 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 before embarking on a practical seafood preparation session.
Cost: £58 per person
http://www.seafoodtraining.org/course/details/special-saturday-breakfast-and-seafood-preparation-580
 

CHECK OUT OUR EVENING CLASS PROGRAMME ON OUR Food Lovers programme




 To redeem a gift certificate for any of the above, please call us on 0207 517 3548. We look forward to hearing from you.

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

New for 2016 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 aimed all 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


 To make any bookings on theses courses just call our office Manager - Kerry Dixson on 0207 517 3548.

 

Friday Evening Seafood

Come and unwind and enjoy fantastic seafood dishes to add to your fish cooking skills! If you would like to try your hand at some seafood preparation and some classic and global recipes  - this is the course for you. Join the chef trainer team from the school to cover fish preparation techniques and then create a simple first course followed by a more detailed main coursE WHAT'S COMING UP... TWO FRIDAY EVENING WORKSHOPS Friday 12th and Friday 19th August 2016 To book these two courses please…

10-12 People
3.50 hours
£ 89.00

Catch of the Day 1 (Seasonal Fish Workshop)

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

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 Kerry on 0207 517 3548 with your voucher number.

10-12 People
7.00 hours
£ 180.00
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City & Guilds Retail Certificate Courses

We are now taking applications for the next course on Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st July 2016 Monday 3rd and Tuesday 4th October 2016 To book - please email or contact us directly on 0207 517 3548 We are awaiting confirmation of funding for these dates. Please register interest and make an application ASAP This 2 day course is sponsored by Fishmongers' Company and City & Guilds and would usually cost £500 approx.  However, if you are a successful applicant, you will only need…

8-15 People
16.15 hours
£ 50.00
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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 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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