This module examines different types of poultry and feathered game, purchase, storage, preparation techniques and cookery tips.

$90.00 Price

110 mins Estimated Time

Components in this Module

1 - Introduction

  • Welcome
  • Introduction
  • Biosecurity
  • Classification of Poultry
  • Selecting Ingredients
  • Selecting Equipment
  • Poultry Preparation Equipment
  • Assembling and Preparing Ingredients
  • Checkpoint 1

2 - Purchasing and Storage

  • Quality Signs of Poultry
  • Poultry Quality Points
  • Poultry Purchasing Specifications
  • Hygiene for Poultry
  • Storage Requirements for Poultry
  • Cooked Poultry
  • Checkpoint 2

3 - Types of Poultry and Feathered Game

  • Chicken
  • Duck
  • Duck Meat
  • Turkey
  • Checkpoint 3
  • Goose
  • Feathered Game
  • Types of Feathered Game
  • Checkpoint 4

4 - Common Preparation Techniques

  • De-Boning
  • De-Boning Videos
  • Portion Cuts of Poultry
  • Chicken Carcass Breakdown
  • Chicken Preparation
  • Trussing of Poultry
  • Poultry Trussing Videos
  • Stuffing
  • Stuffing Videos
  • Barding
  • Barding Video
  • Checkpoint 5
  • Marinating
  • Portion Weights for Poultry
  • Purchasing Guide
  • Carcass Breakdowns of duck and spatchcock
  • Poultry Offal
  • Checkpoint 6
  • Use of Trimmings

5 - Poultry and Game Cookery Tips

  • Cooking Times for Poultry
  • Cookery Methods Applied to Poultry and Feathered Game
  • Cookery Methods
  • Poultry Soups
  • Suitable Accompaniments
  • Checkpoint 7

6 - Presentation

  • Presentation
  • Carving and Serving Method Example
  • Poultry Carving
  • Checkpoint 8
  • Congratulations!


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How will I be assessed?

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