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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

    FREE!! - 'Update your knowledge' sustainable seminars
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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

Welcoming in 2018 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

Learn all about fish and shellfish with our expert chefs and fishmongers.
Buy it, prepare it, cook it and love it..

Valentina Harris joins us for an Regional Italian Food and Wine evening on Thursday 29th March 2018

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Seafood Industry

CALLING CHEFS, CATERERS, BUYERS, SALES AND FISHMONGERS....
Join us for our Update your Knowledge Seminar on Sustainability and Aquaculture - BOOK THE DATE WEDNESDAY 31ST JANUARY 2018... Is farmed fish our future? - come and find all about the best choices to make. 

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Latest news....




 


UPCOMING EVENTS 

 

THERE ARE STILL A FEW PLACES LEFT ON OUR UPCOMING CLASSES THIS WEEK:
Morning Catch
Friday Evening Techniques 






 

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.


 

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!" 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. …

12-14 People
8.00 hours
£ 198.00

Knife Skills - Gut, fillet and shuck like a fishmonger

Our Gut, Fillet and Shuck class is a morning well spent - this day is informal, but hugely informative as you discover Billingsgate and how to prepare fish like a professional.  Starting at 6am you will Learn about Billingsgate and spend a couple of hours on the market focusing on what fish and shellfish are available and how to tell it is the best quality. Tuck into a fishy breakfast cooked by our chefs. Spend a morning with one of our talented and expert blocksmen learning all the tricks…

10-12 People
7.00 hours
£ 180.00

Morning Catch

 Visiting the market during trading hours is exciting and well worth an early start. Escorted by our team you will enjoy an early morning tutored visit of the trading floor 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.  You will need to bring cash…

-6 People
3.50 hours
£ 60.00
All Food Lovers Courses

BIG FISH MONDAYS

BRAND NEW BIG FISH MONDAYS! Working with schools as part of our charity, to encourage children to eat fish as part of a healthy balanced diet. The day incorporates physical workshops and games, fish displays, cooking and tasting exercises and preparation sessions. 

- People
0.00 hours
£ 0.00

Catering College Project

The Fish and Shellfish project with its focus on sustainability is a project delivered in two parts; A Fish and Shellfish Workshop and an Event organised and delivered by the college in their local community. As a charity as well as using our own funds to deliver this project in the past we have been supported by Seafish and more recently we have secured funding through the M&S Forever Fish Campaign. We are keen to develop a “partnership” with colleges and support them to encourage…

12-28 People
5.50 hours
£ 240.00
All Schools & Funded Courses

Quality Assessment of Fish & Shellfish for Technical Managers and EHP's

This quality assessment course is designed as an overview of quality assessment of both fish and shellfish and is for Environmental Health Practitioners, Food Inspectors and Technical Managers within seafood companies. The course is delivered over an eight hour period and includes a market visit, classroom and practical sessions. This day is led by experts from Billingsgate Market, Fishmongers' Company and Industry Consultants.  Please note that this course does include an early morning…

10-20 People
8.00 hours
£ 150.00

City & Guilds Retail Certificate Courses

We are now taking applications for the next 2 FUNDED courses on Monday and Tuesday 8th / 9th January 2018  POSTPONED.... Monday and Tuesday 12/13th March 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…

8-15 People
16.15 hours
£ 50.00

Environmental Health - FISH AND MEAT INSPECTION COURSE

We are offering 2 separate days for CPD training. Day 1 - SMITHFIELD MEAT MARKET, LEGISLATION, ID and JUDGEMENT Course Lecturer - NICK LEE Delegates will have the opportunity to visit Smithfield Market, the biggest premier meat market in the U.K. Nowhere else in the U.K. provides such a diverse range of meat , poultry and game species under one roof. Delegates will see how the market operates and will be able to observe carcasses being broken down into wholesale and retail meat cuts. The tour will…

8-16 People
6.50 hours
£ 95.00
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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