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Apply now: IHBC Marsh Award

13 Jan 19 - IHBC Marsh Award for Successful Learning in Heritage Skills is designed to recognise the contribution of an individual for their significant learning in traditional building activities and craft skills.

 
 

Assistant Heritage and Planning Officer (full-time)

19 Dec 18 - Working within a small team this post offers an unusually broad range of opportunities to gain experience across heritage and the built and natural environment and is both exciting and varied in its content.

 
 

QEST offers funding to support training in craft skills – Applications open 9 January 2019

19 Dec 18 - QEST (the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust) supports the training and education of talented and aspiring craftspeople through traditional college courses, apprenticeships or one-on-one training with master craftspeople.

 
 

Applications open - John Betjeman Award for church repair

17 Dec 18 - Recognising excellence in the repair of places of worship of all denominations and faiths in England and Wales, the John Betjeman Award is open for applications until 26 February.

 
 

Grants for up to £1,500 for visits beyond Europe available

14 Dec 18 - The Heritage Alliance, with support from the British Council, is offering travel grants to support UK heritage professionals to develop mutually beneficial international projects and partnerships for their organisations.

 
 

Apply now: San Gemini Preservation Studies Programme

4 Dec 18 - Now in its 21st year, with alumni from over 170 colleges and universities worldwide, San Gemini Preservation Studies Programme is dedicated to the preservation of cultural heritage.

 

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Events

Stone Carving - Beginners

A fantastic two day course learning the art of stone carving with expert stone carver Sebastian Rasch.

Using traditional lime and clay renders and plasters

Lime and Clay plasters have been used historically and this day provides advice to those who wish to restore their period property and demonstrate how breathable renders and plasters can be efficiently applied to new buildings.

Timber Frame Repairs

This session is divided into two illustrated talks, with the first session looking at what repair methods might be appropriate to heavy carpentry and the tools that a modern carpenter might use.