5 days Sashimi Course

Learn deeper techniques of sashimi preparation to making a platter in just 5days!

3 advantages of this course

3 kinds of raw fish a day × 5 days
Tuna, Salmon, Yellowtail, Sea Bream, Sea Bass, Sazae, Hotate, Tsubugai, Awabi/Tokobushi, Octopus, seasonal fishes and more!
*Ingredient may vary depending on the conditions.

How to use Jps sashimi knife for slicing fish in a right way.
Single-edged sashimi knife is perfect for cutting clean, precise sashimi slices.

Otsukuri and Tsuma/Ken technique for adding a beauty on the sashimi plate
Usu-zukuri, Hira-zukuri, Sogi-zukuri, Yae-zukuri, Ito-zukuri, Tsuma/Ken and more

What you will learn?


How to sharpen Japanese Knife

Vegetable Cutting with Japanese Knife, Tsuma/Ken,

Salmon, Sazae (Turban shell) Sashimi, and Seasonal Fish


Tai (Sea Bream), Hotate (Scallop) and Seasonal Fish


Maguro (Tuna), Tsubugai and Seasonal Fish


Sea bass, Awabi/Tokobushi (Abalone) and Seasonal Fish


Hamachi (Yellowtail), Tako (Live Octopus) and Seasonal Fish

*You will learn 15 kinds of fish/seafood in Total

*Example of seasonal fish – Hirame (flounder), Uni (Sea Urchin), Fugu(Puffer fish), Hamo(Pike conger eel) and more

*The course contents may vary depending on the conditions.


  • Schedule for 2017/2018
  • 2017
    Dec 18th Mon to Dec 22nd Fri
    Feb 5th Mon to Feb 9th Fri
    Mar 19th Mon to Mar 23th Fri
    May 7th Mon to May 11th Fri
    Jun 18th Mon to Jun 22th Fri
  • Hours
  • Monday to Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm *Hours may change.
  • Level
  • Intermediate Level
  • Content
  • Please see “What you will learn?”
  • Period
  • 5days
  • Venue
  • Tsukiji/Tokyo
    *About 5 minute by walk from the world-renowned Tsukiji fish market”
  • Eligibility
  • -Applicants must be at least 18 years of age

    -Must have one year or more experience as a professional chef

    -Applicants must be able to stay in Japan legally during the course period

  • Certificate Requirement
  • The certificate will be given to a student upon successfully completed the course with more than 80% of the participation
  • School Fee
  • Total: 248,400JPY

    Registration Fee: 21,600JPY
    Tuition: 226,800JPY

    *8% consumption tax is included in the above fee
    *An applicant must purchase Japanese knife set, knife case and uniform except who already has their own.

    [Option Price] (Only for those who need)

    4 Japanese Knife Set:
    Right-handed 77,800JPY
    Left Handed 108,300JPY

    Knife Case

    Tokyo Sushi Academy Uniform:
    M/L/XL Size: 16,200JPY
    XXL Size: 18,200JPY
    XXXL Size: 20,400JPY

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  • Hours
  • Monday to Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm *Hours may change.
  • Level
  • Intermediate Level
  • Content
  • Please see “What you will learn?”