Course Fees : £10 to £1000

Planning to teach your kids how to cook? 


There are several great classes in the UK that you can choose from.


Kids Cooking Classes in the UK are gaining strong support throughout the country. The Department for Children, Schools and Families says that about 85% of secondary schools do offer cookery in some form. 


The government of the UK has made cooking part of the curriculum in order to teach children a life skill. 


Parents are showing equal interest in engaging children in food-related activities which leads to the growth of culinary schools that design a program to specifically assist children.


This increases their interest in cooking which in turn helps them understand the value of nutrition and needs to eat healthy food.


What are the best Kids Cooking Classes in the UK?


The various institutes that offer kids cooking classes in the UK are:


1. The Kids’ Cookery School, London

2. The Kids’ Kitchen, Whetstone

3. The Avenue Cookery School, Wandsworth

4. Kids Kitchen, London

5. Junior Kitchen, Darlington

6. Speckled Hen Cookery School, Crewe

7. Becketts Farm, Birmingham

8. Kitchen Food School, Birmingham

9. Clare’s Cuisine Hampshire, Hampshire



What is the cost of Kids Cooking Classes in the UK?


Listed below is the cost of popular kids cooking classes in the UK. The Classes are conducted for different age groups.




The Kids’ Cookery School


The Kids’ Kitchen


The Avenue Cookery School


Junior Kitchen


Speckled Hen Cookery School


Becketts Farm

£40 (term Course)

Kitchen Food School


Clare’s Cuisine Hampshire




What is the average duration of Kids Cooking Classes in the UK?


The Duration of kids cooking classes in the UK are as follows:


  • 1-hour class
  • 2-hour class
  • 1- day classes
  • Weekly Classes
  • 10 classes
  • 1-month class
  • Summer camps
  • Workshops 
  • Cooking clubs


Why should your kids learn Cooking in the UK?


Listed below are the primary reasons why children should take up Kids Cooking Classes in the UK:


  • Cooking helps children involve all their senses. Kneading, tossing, pouring, smelling, cutting and feeling the ingredients helps them gain fine and gross motor skills and also helps them utilize their differences and act as a sensory activity.
  • Children in order to understand nutrition and various nutritional values, there is a need to practically get involved in cooking and gain hands-on experience.
  • Cooking teaches children lifestyle skills and by counting, weighing, measuring, tracking time; they learn basic maths skills.
  • By interacting with other children and communicating in the kitchen they learn social skills
  • Cooking teaches children a sense of responsibility and by meal preparation and cleanup they can learn to start and finish a task.
  • The interest at a young age can pave the way to an interest in taking culinary art as a career.


What will I learn by taking Kids Cooking Classes in the UK?


The Kids cooking classes in the UK help you learn the following basic skills:


  • Follow instructions (i.e. from reading a recipe or listening verbally) 
  • Measure (pouring liquids, using scales, dividing things into portions etc)
  • Use kitchen equipment (scales, hand beaters, sieves, graters, scissors etc)
  • Assess kitchen risks (things that are hot/ sharp etc)
  • Further develop their fine motor skills (cutting, stirring, spreading etc)
  • Recognize different types of fruit/ vegetables/ other ingredients that they perhaps have not come across before
  • Try new foods 
  • Work as a team
  • Lay the table and wash and dry up 

What are the job opportunities for chefs in the UK?


Kids cooking classes in the UK lays the basis for children to take up cooking as a career choice. 


Upon completing the necessary courses the following job opportunities are available:


  • Food Blogger 
  • Chef 
  • Food Entrepreneur
  • Specialty Bakers
  • Specialty Chefs
  • Pastry Professionals
  • Food Photographer 
  • Concept Developer 
  • Restauranter


31 course(s) offered by 21 institutes in UK
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Wee Buns Cookery School Logo

Children’s Baking Classics

Budding bakers can get stuck in and have a go at some baking in this fun, hands-on class. As well as the fantastic recipes we will discuss ingredients and techniques and the children will pick up handy tips and skills to last a lifetime.

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Kid Cookery

Our kids classes aim to engage and inspire kids from 8 through to 17. Although we do love sweet things, our main aim with our future foodies is to cook and enjoy delicious and nutritious dishes to take home to friends and family.

Institute by Edinburgh School of Food and Wine [ Claim Listing ]
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Children's Cooking

Children's Cooking course is offered by Bakehouse.

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Parent and Child Classes

The classes provide a lovely bonding sessions for parent and children as they cook together.  Safe techniques are demonstrated to help children learn cooking skills such as peeling, grating and snipping. Children are encouraged to smell and taste the ingredients throughout the class which can ofte...

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Cooking Stars Mini

Our pre-school classes are designed with our littlest chefs in mind. We offer both face to face classes as well as online cooking classes too. With a little helping hand from you, each week we make recipes which encourage children to get stuck in! We provide everything you will need so you can just

Institute by Cook Stars [ Claim Listing ]
Blackfriars Restaurant School Logo

Children's Cookery Class

Children's Cookery Class course is offered by Blackfriars Restaurant School.

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Children’s Cooking Party

Children’s cooking party course is offered by Cooking It.

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Cooking Camps For Teens

This five day intensive cooking course is perfect for teenagers wanting to gain kitchen confidence during the summer holidays or for those who want to learn to cook before university or heading off on a Gap Year.

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Little Kitcheners Preschool Cookery

This activity will help to build their confidence, encourage them to experiment with different foods, encourage team work and help to develop their coordination and dexterity skills.

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Children’s Cupcake Class (Ages 11-15)

Learn how to decorate cupcakes and get those creative juices flowing. This class is ideal for children between the ages of 11-15. The perfect way to spend a couple of hours decorating pre-baked cupcakes to enjoy later.

Institute by Fair Cake
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