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


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Children's Cookery Class

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

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Young Chefs Academy

The City College Young Chefs' Academy is designed to give students, from years 10 and 11, the first taste of working in a professional kitchen and within the hospitality and catering industry.

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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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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.

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Kids Cooking Class

Our fun-filled Kids Cooking Club Classes are a fantastic way to learn a variety of new culinary skills and easy recipes to make from home! These short but sweet classes are also perfect for those needing to complete their skill section for their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze or Silver.

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Kids Christmas Baking

Children make a Christmas cake house with a little help from a parent, plus some savoury and sweet baking treats.

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Children’s Cookery

Our cookery courses in the East Midlands include a short demonstration followed by "hands-on" cooking with tutoring to your own specific requirements. Recipes and ingredients are all provided.

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Kids Cooking

Courses are fun as well as educational, with children producing their very own masterpieces in each session. From delicious apple crumble to scrumptious scones…your child could easily become the next Master Chef!

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Let's Cook! 2 Day Teens Cookery Toolbox

Our 2 day Teen Cookery Toolbox is a hands-on, fun-filled, practical cookery course for young foodies aged 12-17.

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11-14 Year Olds ‘Junior Kitchen’

The course will provide an interactive learning experience that gives young people the opportunity to develop a life-long love for the culinary arts.

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