12 Week Certificate Course
The prestigious Ballymaloe 12 Week Certificate is based on a structured program covering a wide variety of world cuisines and culinary techniques. Students are equipped with all the necessary skills to start a career as a professional chef.
Shorter Cookery Courses
Whatever your cooking ability we have a course for you. Choose from a selection of courses ranging from 1/2 a day to a full intensive week.
Vouchers are valid for
- All our Cookery Courses
- All our Live Streamed Demo
- Monthly and Yearly Membership
5 Week Summer Course 2023
Our 5 Week Summer Cookery Course is very popular with those who can't quite find the time to come on our 12 Week Course but are still interested in the full Ballymaloe Experience
Unfortunately our 2022 course is fully subscribed, but some places available in August 2023
Afternoon Cookery Demonstrations
Cookery demonstrations take place almost every weekday at the School from 1.45pm to 5.00pm. Join our students for an afternoon.
Live Streaming Demonstrations
We have developed a new exciting range of Live Streamed Demonstrations, that you can watch from the comfort of your own sofa or kitchen counter. Watch Darina, Rory and Rachel do a full exciting demonstration or just a few recipes. Watch them live or later at your leisure.
Sustainable Food Program
This new 6 Week course at Ballymaloe Cookery School and Organic Farm teaches students how to build a viable future through food systems and culture.
Covid 19 Policy
We have been working on our Covid 19 Protocols to reopen the cookery school safely. Please take a moment to read.
Cookery School Cottages
The Cottages, once a collection of farm buildings, now beautifully restored student accommodation.
Our Organic Farm
Our 100-acre organic farm provides us with an incredible variety of delicious fruit & vegetables. While you are a student here you have access to the farm on a daily basis. It is also possible to visit on a Farm Walk.
Visit our Gardens
Our gardens are open to the public all year-round. A most pleasurable morning or afternoon can be passed meandering from one to the next. Wander through at your own pace alone or with friends or, if you prefer, our knowledgeable Garden Guides can accompany you during your visit...