Our courses

We are in the process of building our brand new cooking facility, so during this time we will offer all of our longer courses over zoom. Our longer courses offer the perfect foundation to launch you cooking career, or to simply deepen your wealth of knowledge. We specialise in Off to University and Ski Chalet preparation. All you need to do is pick a start date and we ill tailor make the course to fit your schedule.

Please see details below and do not hesitate to get in touch with any questions. 

The kids course 

 2 hour weekly session for a month + additional recipe practice + mentorship

Price £300

Budding chefs will learn new tips and trick in the kitchen as they build confidence and develop key life skills. These interactive live classes will teach your children an array of dishes including, homemade burgers, kids veg curry, the perfect pizza and mighty meatballs. All classes can tailored to any dietary requirement.

Richard will be on hand to answer any questions and to mentor the kids throughout the month as they tackle lots of new recipes outside the zoom classroom. 

The University course 

2 hour weekly session for a month + additional course content + professional chef mentorship


Price £350 

This is the ultimate students crash course. The private nature of the course means that your kids will get one to one guidance as they develop their confidence and culinary skills. 

A few topics on the course include knife skills, budgeting, kitchen organisation, standard hygiene and rectifying dishes.


Our course runs for a month and includes one weekly session as well as a recipes to practice between classes and mentorship throughout. Your kids would be free to contact Richard for guidance at any time. We are also able to condense the course over a period of a few days depending on our availability.

Ski season 

Three weekly sessions for a month 

Price £655

This hugely popular Chalet Host Cooking Course covers all vital aspects of working as a Chalet Host, including but not limited to, cooking techniques, budgeting, how to host your chalet and the ever-important cleaning.

Choose to complete your training over a month or condense into a ten day period. Throughout the course   you will receive professional mentorship and feedback from our expert chef, Richard. You can also feel free to contact the school when on your season for last minute tips and tricks!

Adult immersion

One weekly 2 hour session for a month including professional mentorship throughout 

Price £390

Learn how to master the dishes you love time and time again. Increase your confidence as this course is tailored to your ability level and will push you to gain new skills and tricks. Throughout your time with The Yarrow Cookery School you will have access to an array of unique recipes and professional mentorship from Richard, our head chef. Invite friends to book and make your course social. We can easily condense the 4 classes to suit your busy schedule and every dish can be altered to suit dietary requirements. 

Cooking essentials 

Two sessions a week for two weeks + mentorship and Yarrow Cookery recipes to practice


Price £400 

A crash course in all things culinary. You will learn an array of handy tips and tricks to help you navigate any kitchen with confidence. As with all our courses they can be tailored made around you. This means that we will base our content around what you wish to achieve and your individual starting points. Invite friends to book and make this course super social or keep it private to master tricky techniques. 


East Lothian 


EH31 2AT

telephone: +44 7305 249 132