Can't Cook, Need to Cook!

For those in desperate need of basic cooking skills.


North East Scotland College, Scotland
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This course is available on the North East Scotland College website.


Why take this course?

Do you panic at the thought of being asked to cook for family and friends? Is poaching an egg far beyond you, and are you clueless when it comes to which spices and herbs to use? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then we can help! This ‘back to basics’ course will give you the confidence you need to start cooking basic dishes well.

What you will experience

During the 8 weeks, you will cover topics such as:

  • Food hygiene and safe storage guidelines
  • Knife skills
  • Vegetable preparation
  • Cooking with eggs
  • Cooking with meats
  • Basic fish preparation and cookery
  • Use of spices and herbs

About North East Scotland College

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North East Scotland College is the single largest provider of vocational education and training in the North East of Scotland.

We have a course to suit everyone; whether you’re fresh out of school, currently working, returning to education or simply want to try something new – whatever your educational or occupational background, an opportunity awaits at NESCol.

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