Lime mortars and plasters course

Starts: Wednesday, 14th November 2018 - 9.00am

Ends: Friday, 16th November 2018 - 5.00pm

Location: The Training Centre, Thorp Perrow Estate, Bedale, North Yorkshire DL8 2PR

About this event

A short intermediate course offering theoretical and paractical hands-on training.

Under pinning knowledge:
•    lime cycle, materials and uses.
•    Materials and techniques for retrofit mortar/ plaster applications.

Practical sessions:
•    Using mortars for building and repair.
•    Using Plasters for building and repair.

Brief outline:

Day one: 7hrs
Half day underpinning knowledge in classroom, covering lime cycle, technical details, applications, materials, tools and techniques.
Half day live practical work.

Day two: 7hrs
Full day practical work mixing and using lime mortars in various applications.
Day three: 7hrs

Full days practical work, mixing and using Lime plasters and renders in various applications.

Accreditation type:  HCA certificate

Tutor/s    Name: Mark McCorrie
Qualifications: Advanced Heritage Skills
Experience: 30 years craft, Qualified:  tutor/assessor

How to book

Contact Glenn Young, 01677 422289                                 [email protected]



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