Fresh Opportunities

Fresh Opportunities

The Fresh Opportunities department specialises in offering vocational training programmes in areas such as catering and hospitality, cooking and customer service.

Training activities include food preparation and practical cooking skills (which also embed the opportunity to develop knowledge of food safety, healthy eating, food allergies and intolerances), barista, till operation, serving food and drink, clearing and cleaning areas, stock control and production of items such as baked goods, jams and chutneys to sell to the public.


Wish List

We accept donations and gifts in kind to help support the running of the Fresh Opportunities department at Hadleigh Training Centre. Please see below a list we have created of things that would come in very handy in our main and training kitchens. If you have any of these items at home and would like to donate them to us, please contact us on 01702 246260 or email


  • Cutlery/Children's cutlery
  • Toys/games/puzzles including educational toys
  • Outdoor Games
  • IPod/MP3 with Bluetooth connection
  • Food Processor
  • Food Mixer - e.g. Kenwood Chef
  • Blender
  • Large saucepans
  • Saucepans for halogen
  • Utensils
  • Stab proof gloves
  • Baking tins - various shapes and sizes
  • Microwave
  • Waffle iron x 2
  • Large upright freezer
  • Airtight containers
  • IPad/tablet
  • Electric whisk
  • Zesters
  • Garlic crushers
  • Stab proof gloves
  • Heat resistant gloves
  • Cold box





Keep in touch

Phone: 01702 426260

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