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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....

AUGUST BANK HOLIDAY 2018!

Join us for ONE OF FOUR eat with experiences! 
For more information click HERE 
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We hope to see you all there!


 



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.


 

Mastering the Art

Mastering the Art is a popular course and an excellent way to spend a Saturday. Led by one of our experienced trainers you will spend the day learning how to prepare and cook both fish and shellfish in a variety of ways. A light lunch is served during the course.  Book Now! What our customers say about this course: 'Fantastic! Learnt so many recipes and techniques' 'The course beat my expectations. I enjoyed the friendly, open atmosphere and of course the feast at the end!'…

12-14 People
6.00 hours
£ 168.00

BILLINGSGATE MARKET SEASONAL WORKSHOPS

Do you want to understand about seasonal ingredients and seafood?  Join us for tea, coffee and toast at 5.45 - 6am for a short market briefing. We will explain about the history of the market and what to expect during the market visit.  You will join the training team on the market and will focus on identifying the very best fish and shellfish of the day. Three of the very best seasonal species will be chosen as a group and delivered to the kitchen for you to learn how to prepare. The…

1-16 People
5.30 hours
£ 140.00

Knife Skills - Gut, fillet and shuck like a fishmonger

  Book Now! 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…

10-12 People
7.00 hours
£ 180.00
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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 one of our team at The Stade on Rock-a-Nore Road in Hastings at 7am. After a briefing we head off to the fish market to view the catch of the morning and to make our purchases for the cutting session. Weather permitting…

1-16 People
5.00 hours
£ 65.00

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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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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