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Cooking Healthily for Less

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Brampton Road1607P07322/06/201722/06/20171THU18:3020:30 £5.00Enrol Now
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Course description

Course for over 16 s, Bexley residents only. Run by the Waste and Recycling Department of Bexley Council. During this Love Food Hate Waste Cookery workshop you will find out how to save up to £700 per month* by making a few simple changes to the way you eat and store food. This interactive session will provide loads of hints, tips and advice to help you save money and inspire you to go home and make a difference to the way you cook. Try tasters of food prepared by our chef and learn how to make a simple meal using up every day left overs. Finally cook your own meal to take home with you! *for 2 adults and 2 children

What you need to join the class

a) IF YOU HAVE ANY FOOD ALLERGIES PLEASE ADVISE WHEN REGISTERING FOR THE COURSE b) guidance needed: none required b) entry requirements: no prior knowledge

What the course will cover

By the end of the course students will have learnt the 5 main ways to reduce the amount of food waste thrown away get hints and tips from others (and the chef) and understand the importance of reducing food waste.

Teaching and learning activities

You will be taught through demonstration, explanation and practical activities.

What you will be able to do by the end of the course (Course objectives)

1. Know 5 main ways to reduce food waste. 2. Watch demonstrations of how to use up typical left overs including tasters of the food made. 3. Understand the impact of creating and throwing away waste. 4. Look at more ways of using up typical left over foods.

Examination or qualification (if applicable) including costs. The course fee usually includes examination costs: registration with the exam board, certification and administration fees. If the fees are not included, the brochure will tell you this.

Not applicable to this course.

Work expected outside lesson time (e.g. homework, assignments, etc.)

Not applicable to this course.

What you need to bring to the first class

Please bring along with you a Tupperware dish to take home your cooked meal.

Books, materials and equipment you need for the course (including additional costs, specialist stockists, etc.) Note: your tutor may recommend additional items during the course.

Please wear suitable clothes for cooking in

What you can do next

Your tutor can give advice about other similar courses on offer. The Learning Centre Bexley sometimes run other similar courses throughout the year.

Additional information - General

At the beginning of the course, you will have an induction to the College and the course. Your tutor may ask you to complete a Student Learning Record (SLR) and agree your personal learning goals. This paperwork is a requirement of the College s Quality Improvement Programme.

Venue information

5 Brampton Road, Bexleyheath, Kent DA7 4EZ Nearest Train Station: Bexleyheath. Buses: 89, 96, B16, B15, B14, B12, 422 Car park available onsite. Please note car parking spaces cannot be guaranteed. For further details of parking please refer to

We hope this information gives you a sufficient overview of the course.

If you require any further information or careers advice please contact the College on 020 3045 5176.

Please Note: This information is correct at the time of publishing. However, details could be subject to change for various reasons, e.g. following the appointment of a new tutor or discussion with the group at the first meeting of the course.

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