The Building Conservation Directory 2023

COURSES & TRAINING continued U S E F U L I N F O R M AT I O N 6 177 C AT H E D R A L C O M M U N I C AT I O N S T H E B U I L D I N G C O N S E R VAT I O N D I R E C T O R Y 2 0 2 3 | C E L E B R AT I N G 3 0 Y E A R S BUILDINGS ARCHAEOLOGY University of Leicester archaeology/postgraduate ■ MA/PGDip Archaeology and Heritage 1 yr FT, 2 yrs PT, Dist University of York postgraduate-taught/courses/ ma-historical-archaeology ■ MA Historical Archaeology 1 yr FT, 2–3 yrs PT CRAFT TRAINING Bath College construction-trades ■ L1 Stonemasonry ■ L2–3 Stonemasonry 1 yr FT 1–2 yrs FT Bedford College ■ L3 NVQ Heritage Skills in painting and decorating ■ L3 NVQ Heritage Skills, plastering Varies Varies The Building Crafts College heritage-conservation ■ L2 +3 Conservation & Heritage NVQs Varies City & Guilds of London Art School ■ DipHE/BA(Hons) Carving: Architectural Stone Dip 2 yrs, BA 3 yrs FT Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain ■ Dry stone walling courses throughout the UK 2–4 days City of Glasgow College furniture-restoration-hnd ■ HND Furniture Restoration 2 yrs FT City of Glasgow College heritage-technology ■ NQ Heritage Skills & Technology (SCQF L6) 1 yr Herefordshire and Ludlow College blacksmithing-l2 ■ L2 Dip Blacksmithing and Metalwork 1 yr Herefordshire and Ludlow College blacksmithing-l3 ■ L3 Dip Blacksmithing and Metalwork 1–2 yrs Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle heritage-skills-centre ■ Historic Environment Skills, traineeships 18 mnths Lead Sheet Training Academy specialist-applied-skills-courses ■ L2–L3 Leadwork, Specialist Applied-Skills Programme (SAP) 18 mnths Lead Sheet Training Academy basic-hard-metal-craft ■ Traditional Basic Hard Metal 5 days Lead Sheet Training Academy ■ Traditional Intermediate Hard Metal (C&G Accredited) ■ Traditional Intermediate Leadwork Craft (C&G Accredited) 35 days 35 days The Lettering Arts Trust ■ Apprenticeships in letter design and carving ■ Journeymen placements to enhance letter carving skills 2 yrs 3 mnths LTM Training Academy LTMAcademyDivision/ LTMTrainingAcademy.aspx ■ Building Conservation Technician Apprenticeship 3 yrs Moulton College further-education/furniture-studies ■ Dip L2 Furniture Making 1 yr Moulton College psmd3/stonemasonry-diploma- level-3 ■ Dip L3 Stonemasonry 1 yr The Portland Sculpture and Quarry Trust ■ Stone-carving, sculpture, letter-cutting, architectural detail, stonemasonry and geometry Varies The Prince’s Foundation building-craft-programme ■ L3 NVQ – Building Craft Programme 8 mnths South Coast Roof Training courses/heritage-skills/ ■ L3 Heritage Skills SAP, Roofing 1 yr + 14 days SUP, 1 yr + 30 days SAP Tywi Centre ■ L3 Heritage carpentry NVQ: Specialist Applied Skills Programme ■ L3 Heritage Masonry NVQ: Specialist Applied Skills Programme ■ L3 Heritage Plastering NVQ: Specialist Applied Skills Programme 20 days + <18 mnths 2 yrs PT Terrence Lee Conservation teaching-training-lecturing.html ■ Brickwork conservation 1-4 days MISCELLANEOUS COURSES The Attingham Trust ■ Residential courses on the historic house and its collections Varies Digital Academy for the Sustainable Built Environment renovation ■ Energy Renovation for Traditional Buildings 30 wks Tel No: 01743 874837 Mobile: 07772 703613 Email: Traditional Brickwork Courses One to one, small group and bespoke courses in traditional brickwork conservation • Historic pointing – all styles • Gauged brickwork • Building limes on site • Brickwork conservation repairs • Brick & brickwork history • Assessment of brickwork TERRENCE LEE CONSERVAT ION Traditional & Historic Brickwork Conservation ◾ UNIVERSITY OF BATH Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Bath BA2 7AY Tel 01225 385115 Email MASTER’S DEGREE (MSc) IN THE CONSERVATION OF HISTORIC BUILDINGS : First for Architecture (2020 Complete University Guide and The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020) . Taking place within the UNESCO world heritage city of Bath the course is one-year full time. Taught by leading experts, the course provides technical training in materials, construction and skills and structural conservation, the management of conservation projects, adaptive re-use and research methods, within an academic framework of conservation philosophy and the international legal regime of charters and standards. Through lectures, seminars, case study field visits and group projects with students on other construction-related MSc programmes, the course prepares you for a range of professional positions. To apply for this course, you should have an undergraduate degree in any discipline relating to the built environment including architecture, engineering, surveying, planning, geography, archaeology, history, management, or other disciplines such as history of art where you wish to gain a vocational degree.