If you want to learn to cook, get qualified to work in a hotel or restaurant or just improve your cooking, we have a course to help you succeed. From introductory lessons to the preparation of specialised dishes we can help you develop and improve.
Whether you are inspired by 'MasterChef', want to compete in 'Come Dine with Me' or simply impress your friends and family we have something for you.
Learning to Cook
Some of the courses are:
• Baking Bread, Cakes and Pastries – Beginners
• Healthy Cooking on a Budget
• Cooking with Exotic spices
• Vegetarian Cookery
• Thai Cookery – All Levels
• Indian Cuisine – Beginners, Improvers and All
• Bangladeshi and Indian Specialities - Improvers
• CIEH Award in Food Safety in Catering – Level 2
Our cookery team offer exciting one-day courses on Saturdays throughout the year.
For more information look out for promotions on this website or browse the course search.
Get Qualified in Cookery
Assessment Sessions for Cookery
Assessment for the CIEH Level 2 Award in Food Safety in Catering will be in the form of an online exam that will last no longer than 1 hour.
Free eMagazine Downloads
Want to practise your new baking and cooking skills? Did you know that if you are a member of Idea Store, you can download free and keep the following magazines, with the Idea Store Online Magazine Service?
- Baking for Beginners
- BBC Easy Cook
- BBC Good Food Magazine
- Eating and Living Gluten Free
- Essentials Magazine
- Good Housekeeping
- Kitchen Garden
- Olive Magazine
- Vegetarian Times
- Weight Watchers
- Woman & Home