Technical Conservation Summer School at The Engine Shed

This week-long course provides a complete introduction to the principles of conservation and traditional building materials and skills.

Technical Conservation Summer School at The Engine Shed

About Technical Conservation Summer School at The Engine Shed

Taught through a mix of lectures, practicals and field trips, this course is the perfect starting point for those looking for a career on the building conservation sector.

Day one: Conservation 101: What you need to know

Day two: Building Blocks - Stone and Lime

Day three: Conserving the Castle

Day four: Sustainable Materials and Practice

Day five: Conservation in Context

Please note: Booking essential.


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