Academic Courses

Academic Courses

We have tried to make this section comprehensive, however if there are opportunities/links that could be added please contact us with the details.

Please note that all information relates specifically to ironwork conservation.

NHIG CPD Course
Two day intensive course providing an opportunity for professionals and crafts people alike who wish to learn the basic principles of assessing historic ironwork in situ and make decisions about its care. Ideal for those wishing to commission work on listed ironwork, whether architects, surveyors or conservation professionals with information they will find essential in the writing of specifications.

West Dean College
West Dean College offers a range of intensive short courses through their Building Conservation Master classes. Courses provide training in technical and practical skills in the repair and maintenance of historic structures. These intensive short courses have been designed and delivered by leading practitioners in the field of building conservation.

Institute for Conservation (Icon)
Good links from this site to training in conservation through higher education.

Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB)

Various training courses in conservation.