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 one-day course, presented by SPAB in association with the National Trust, will introduce the different forms of lime available and explore its uses, such as pointing, plastering and lime washing.

15/09/2022 - 15/09/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, CPD

CH5/22

Heritage Skills Centre, Coleshill Home Farm, Coleshill, near Swindon, SN6 7PT
Price:

£165 per person

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. The SPAB approach of conservative repair and maintenance - established by

17/10/2022 - 21/10/2022
Repair of Old Buildings Course
Intermediate, Advanced, CPD

RC2/22

Virtual event: held online
Price:

£805 per person

Introduction to Lime + Hot Limes in Building course package - two courses presented by the SPAB in association with the National Trust.

15/09/2022 - 16/09/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, CPD

CH5&6/22

Heritage Skills Centre, Coleshill Home Farm, Coleshill, near Swindon, SN6 7PT
Price:

£295 per person - course package

This course presented by the SPAB, in association with the National Trust, draws on recent research into hot limes to explore their use in building – mixes, techniques and applications.

16/09/2022 - 16/09/2022
Courses & Study Day
Intermediate, General Interest, CPD

CH6/22

Heritage Skills Centre, Coleshill Home Farm, Coleshill, near Swindon, SN6 7PT
Price:

£165 per person

Led by expert tutors, this two-day course presented by the SPAB, in association with the National Trust, provides a practical introduction to traditional lime plaster and plastering techniques.
FULLY BOOKED - sign up to the waiting list.

07/10/2022 - 08/10/2022
Courses & Study Day
Introductory, Intermediate, General Interest, CPD

CH4/22

Heritage Skills Centre, Coleshill Home Farm, Coleshill, near Swindon, SN6 7PT
Price:

£495 per person