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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This NEW one day course aims to give an illustration of the kinds of surveys and investigations you might undertake before starting works to a historic building.

Date:
12/09/2019 - 12/09/2019
Course Type:
Courses & Study Day
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD
Location:
Lower Grange Farm, Grange Lane, MAIDSTONE, ME14 3DA
Price:

£100 (includes refreshments and a light lunch)
 

This NEW one-day course for home owners will introduce the SPAB Approach to living with your old house - to undertake home renovations and surface redecoration, explore your home’s history or retrofit your building for energy efficiency.

Date:
16/11/2019 - 16/11/2019
Course Type:
Courses & Study Day
Audience:
Introductory, General Interest, CPD
REF:

HO2/19

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

£110 pp 

Using the repairs to Apartment 39 at Hampton Court Palace as a case study, this one-day masterclass in partnership with Historic Royal Palaces combines lectures and hands-on practical work to explore brick selection and replacement in a conservation context

Date:
10/09/2019 - 10/09/2019
Course Type:
Masterclass
Audience:
Introductory, Intermediate, CPD
Location:
Hampton Court Palace, East Molesley, KT8 9AU
Price:

£195 per person, which includes a light lunch
NOW FULLY BOOKED

Join the SPAB and flint expert John Lord at the church of St Nicholas, Feltwell, Norfolk, for this one-day practical course providing an introduction to flint working techniques and the repair of traditional flint walls.

Date:
12/09/2019 - 12/09/2019
Course Type:
Workshop
Audience:
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, CPD
REF:

HH2/19

Location:
St Nicholas Church, Hythe Road, Feltwell, IP26 4AE
Price:

£95 pp
NOW FULLY BOOKED

This NEW masterclass, in partnership with HRP, will look at the conservation and care of historic iron railings and decorative work, using the work of Tijou at Hampton Court Palace as a case study.

Date:
01/10/2019 - 01/10/2019
Course Type:
Masterclass
Audience:
Introductory, Intermediate, CPD
Location:
Hampton Court Palace, East Molesley, KT8 9AU
Price:

£195 per person, which includes a light lunch