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Food Lovers
Food Lovers

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

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

 

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Latest news....

EAST LONDON BREWERY is joining us here at THE SEAFOOD SCHOOL. 
FRIDAY 15TH FEBRUARY @ 6.30pm - Don't miss out - ELB beers and delicious seafood.
click HERE for more information 

Our new saturday class - HOOK, LINE AND SINKER - is a perfect day course for any amateur fisherman.



 

 

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.


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.


 

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

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

Saturday's Catch

'Great value for money and I learnt alot!' Join us for a Saturday morning (8.30am - 1.30pm) packed with practical tips and hints. You learn how to prepare a couple of species of fish to take away to cook at home and then see a number of different fish and shellfish prepared and cooked in several ways - all this you will taste with a glass of Loire Valley wines at the end of the morning. This is one of our most popular courses. It is a busy morning with a combination of hands on practical…

-30 People
5.00 hours
£ 100.00
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Morning Catch and Market View

If you want to not only visit the market but buy some fish and spend some time learning how to prepare it after breakfast - we have planned this morning for you.

8-12 People
3.30 hours
£ 50.00

AQUACULTURE: SEAWEEDS AND SEAFOOD

Half of all the fish and shellfish eaten around the world is now produced through fish farming. Just like with many land based agriculture systems there are many ways farmers can produce good product. With a trend towards more fish farming being undertaken, this class uses both the trading floor and classroom to explore the industry challenges and opportunities. This course includes an early morning market visit, breakfast, lecture on aquaculture processes and advancement and a comparative.

12-14 People
4.00 hours
£ 75.00

City & Guilds Retail Certificate Courses

We are now taking applications for the next FUNDED course on Monday and Tuesday 29th and 30th April 2019 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 for…

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 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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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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