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

 

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Shellfish Workshop

Billingsgate Market is the largest shellfish market in the UK AND has an excellent selection on offer from all around the globe and we work with as many species as we can during this informative course. If you have a passion for shellfish or want to learn just how easy it is to prepare and cook - this is the course for you. Working with CEO, CJ Jackson and the chef trainers, you will learn how to prepare a range of crustacean and molluscs, learning how easy it is choose, store, prepare and cook…

12-14 People
7.30 hours
£ 198.00

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

Special Saturday Breakfast and Seafood Preparation

The START time is up to you... either join us at the school at 7am to register and have a quick cup of tea or coffee and we can explain how the market the market operates and ideas about seasonal fish so you get a feel for what will be a good purchase if you want to buy extra fish. Feel free to make extra purchases as we have a large walk in chiller to store this for the duration of the course. You head onto the market on your own to explore and make extra purchases if you wish. We are unable to…

1-14 People
3.00 hours
£ 58.00
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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…

10-36 People
4.00 hours
£ 25.00

AQUACULTURE: SEAWEEDS

Do you know your seaweeds? OR want to get those onto your menu?  A quarter of all global acquculture is in the production of seaweeds; DULSE, green and red LAVER (plus some LAVER BREAD TO TASTE), HARICOT DE MER (Sea thong), WAKAME, NORI and sea 'vegetable 'SAMPHIRE' are all available from the market. Surprisingly they are salted and have an excellent shelf life - often over 2 months.  Half of all the fish and shellfish eaten around the world is now produced through fish farming.…

12-36 People
3.00 hours
£ 20.00

Update your Knowledge - FISHING FLEET IN HASTINGS

We are very pleased to offer training days at The Classroom on the Coast working alongside the fishermen from Hastings. These days are completely dependent on the weather... if the fleet haven't been able to fish we will work with alternative species not landed locally. Join the team from the HASTINGS FISHERMAN'S PROTECTION SOCIETY at The Stade on Rock-a-Nore Road in Hastings at 7am. After a briefing you and your group head off to the fish market to view the catch of the morning and to make…

1-16 People
5.00 hours
£ 10.00
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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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