Courses

Training and sharing knowledge and skills have always been an important part of the Society’s work. We offer a range of courses and other educational events, constantly reviewing and developing our programme to respond to current research or training priorities. Working with leading experts we deliver hands-on workshops, masterclasses, seminars, lectures, short courses and other activities to hundreds of people from across the UK and overseas each year.

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FULLY BOOKED: This popular short course has been delivered by the SPAB since the 1950s. Run over five days, it delivers an intensive programme of lectures and site visits and is presented by leading building conservation professionals.

Date:
13/05/2019 - 17/05/2019
Course Type:
Repair of Old Buildings Course
Audience:
Intermediate, Advanced
REF:

RC1/19

Location:
St Andrew Holborn, St Andrew Street, London, EC4A 3AB
Price:

£805, with a £300 deposit option. The course fee includes meals and travel for the site visit days (Wednesday and Thursday) and one night's accommodation (Wednesday). A year of membership of the SPAB is also included in the course fee.

Fully Booked

The SPAB presents a NEW one-introductory course on the maintenance and care of solid-wall buildings. This course is designed to help you understand the construction and performance of traditional buildings and how to tackle common problems.

Date:
18/05/2019 - 18/05/2019
Course Type:
Courses & Study Day
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD
REF:

HO1/19

Location:
The Society For The Protection Of Ancient Buildings, 37 Spital Square, LONDON, E1 6DY
Price:

£110 pp
NOW FULLY BOOKED

The SPAB, in partnership with Union Chapel, presents this NEW workshop on photographing old buildings. Whether you are a beginner or regular photographer, this is a unique opportunity to explore the Chapel and receive professional guidance on photographic techniques and composition.

Date:
05/06/2019 - 05/06/2019
Course Type:
Workshop
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD, Leisure Learning
REF:

OE1/19

Location:
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, London, N1 2UN
Price:

£85 pp
NOW FULLY BOOKED

The SPAB is delighted to present a NEW workshop led by embroidery and textile artist Susie Vickery. In this workshop, you will learn how to transfer your chosen image onto fabric and how to embroider a portrait using free-form straight stitch.

Date:
08/06/2019 - 08/06/2019
Course Type:
Workshop
Audience:
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, Leisure Learning
REF:

OE2/19

Location:
The Society For The Protection Of Ancient Buildings, 37 Spital Square, LONDON, E1 6DY
Price:

£95 pp
NOW FULLY BOOKED

This annual conference, jointly presented by the SPAB and the STBA, gives an update on current research, themes, and issues concerning the sustainability of traditionally constructed buildings.

Date:
11/06/2019 - 11/06/2019
Course Type:
Seminar
Audience:
Intermediate, Advanced, CPD
Location:
The Gallery, Cowcross Court, LONDON, EC1M 6EL
Price:

£127.19 with discounts available for partner organisations, SPAB members and STBA members