School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Training Kitchen

Training Kitchen

NU-Food has a fully equipped teaching and demonstration kitchen for the preparation and cooking of food.

There are 10 work stations with one demonstration station. The demonstration station has a camera above the cooking area, with a portable microphone for teaching and training purposes.

The kitchen also has three TV screens with state-of-the-art audio visual technology that allows for live demonstrations or recorded material to be streamed throughout.

The culinary training suite offers facilities for:

  • research into cooking methods, cooking culture and cooking-related psychology and behaviour
  • engagement events and other activities where participants cook their own food
  • cooking skills classes for groups with specific needs
  • practical teaching classes as part of degree or other formal courses