Introduction to traditional slate roofing

Starts: Thursday, 18th October 2018 - 10.00am

Ends: Thursday, 18th October 2018 - 4.00pm

Location: Greyfriars Conservation Area, Leicester

About this event

Learn the basics of roofing slates in the post and pre industrial style from leading roofing expert Richard Jordan. This training will introduce you to the methods of splitting, dressing, fixing and replacing traditional slates and how to deal with joints between different roof sections. What you need to bring Personal protective equipment and tools will be provided. Please wear work clothes that you do not mind getting dirty or damaged, and sturdy shoes preferably hard toe capped where possible. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

How to book

For more information and to book,  visit leicester.gov.uk/thi,  or email [email protected]  or telephone 0116 454 3034.

 

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