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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 2016.....

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.....

Sunday 14th February - Valentines Sushi and Sashimi Brunch
Treat your Valentine to a perfect morning of creating a Sushi and Sashimi sharing platter together to enjoy at home. You will taste other Japanese dishes including Tempura and Tempura Maki Roll and enjoy a glass of Prosecco or Japanese Beer..... For more information: http://www.seafoodtraining.org/course/details/valentines-sushi-brunch-582
Cost £225 for two 


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

EVENING CLASS PROGRAMME for the SPRING 2016


 Friday Evening Seafood School
Choose to join one class or purchase a series at discount to increase your fish and shellfish repetoire.
Seafood for Health - Friday 22nd January 2016
Japanese Seafood - Friday 26th February 2016
Mediterreanean Seafood - Friday 4th March 2016
Fish and Chip Night - Thursday 24th March 2016 (Maundy Thursday)
Global Spice and Curry Night - Friday 22nd April 2016
Splendid Seafood Sharing Plate - Friday 27th May 2016 


Techniques Evenings - Focus on one species and we demonstrate other related species - covering preparation and different methods of cooking.
Lemon Sole, Dover Sole and Witch - Friday 15th January 2016
Cuttlefish, Squid, and Octopus - Friday 29th January 2016
Scallops, Mussels and Clams - Friday 12th February 2016
Sea Bass, Sea Bream and Tilapia - Friday 11th March 2016
Monkfish, Hake and Gurnard - Friday 15th April 2016
John Dory, Turbot and Megrim - Friday 6th May 2016



 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 2015 our Trade and Industry Courses at Billingsgate Seafood School

Trade and Industry Courses at Billingsgate Market - 2015


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. 

Click on Seafood Industry courses to view what we are now offering. If you would like to combine some of these to create your own bespoke session for your own team please pick up the phone and call Adam Whittle (0207 517 3548)
Adam is our industry consultant and delivers many of these days, he will be more than happy to work with you to create a session that works for you.



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

 

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

Saturday's Catch

Saturday's Catch is one of our most popular courses. It is a busy morning with a combination of hands on practical fishmongering and knife skills and innovative cooking in a demonstration setting. Redeeming a gift voucher? Please do not book below, telephone Kerry on 0207 517 3548 with your voucher number.  

-30 People
5.00 hours
£ 100.00

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. Friday 22nd January 2016 Seafood for Health Enjoy preparing some fantastic recipes to include in your day to day diet…

10-12 People
3.50 hours
£ 88.00
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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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