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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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Schools & Funded

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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Seafood Industry

We have CITY & GUILDS approved courses, Sustain days and Learn more about aquaculture days ! 


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Come and join us for one of our Wine & Seafood days with the amazing CINDY MARIE HARVEY. 
Friday evening and Saturday Afternoon dates 

Industry Information


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.

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.


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


Smoked and Preserved Seafood Day

Our Smoked and Preserved Seafood Day is our pilot course suitable for anyone who is interested in home smoking of seafood. A hot smoker will be used as part of the course and basic technical information given about setting up a cold smoker. Upcoming date: 26th October 2018   Join us for an early morning escorted visit of the market with our team looking at species ID and quality assessment, followed by a smoked fish breakfast. Our smoking expert - retired fishmonger - Ken Condon - will talk…

10-12 People
8.00 hours
£ 198.00

Friday Evening Seafood

Come,  unwind and LEARN how to prepare a wide selection of seafood and CREATE some fantastic seafood dishes to add to your culinary repertoire! This is a HANDS ON PRACTICAL CLASS....(with all the hard work taken away as the chef trainers will have everything ready to go - all you have to do is prepare your own seafood ready to cook) If you would like to try your hand at some fish and shellfish preparation and some classic and global seafood recipes  - this is the course for you. Join the…

10-12 People
3.00 hours
£ 89.00


          Start the Easter weekend on the right foot and join us for a fabulous evening of Italian food and wine tasting. *** BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND...    We are delighted to be joined by Valentina Harris again as our guest chef on 26th October 2018 ***    AN ITALIAN FISH AND SEAFOOD COOKING CLASS and an ITALIAN WINE TASTING     A little about Valentina With heritage like Valentina’s, it is no wonder she is such a well-respected authority…

1-16 People
4.00 hours
£ 97.00
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UK DUBLIN BAY PRAWN PROMOTION EVENT Join the team at The Seafood School at Billingsgate to update your knowledge on Dublin Bay PRAWNS (Langoustine) The day will be delivered on behalf of the Shellfish Association of Great Britain (SAGB) and will bring together experts from the fishing industry and renowned chefs to showcase this fabulous crustacean.  Thursday November 15th 2018 Billingsgate Seafood School London E14 5ST 1000 Assemble & coffee 1015 Welcome: CJ Jackson CEO Billingsgate Seafood…

8-35 People
4.00 hours
£ 35.00

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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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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