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Timber framing courses

Powys - Next course on 13th May 2019
Green oak timber frame building course with Master craftsman Alan Ritchie and sons. With over 40 years collective experience between them. This course is ideal for self builders, woodworkers, hobbyists and craft skills enthusiasts! The course has been set in our idyllic woodland workshop for the last 12 years. We will be teaching our specialist marking system essential for green oak buildings. Scribing and cutting mortice and tenon joints on a full size live build...
Powys - Next course on 24th June 2019
Green Oak Timber Frame building Course with Master craftsman Alan Ritchie and sons. With over 40 years collective experience. This course is ideal for self builders, woodworkers, hobbyists and community minded people! The course has been set in our idealic woodland workshop for the last 12 years. The Advanced course is suitable for people who have previously done a Hewnwood timber frame course or have some previous experience or interested more in roof construction
Suffolk - Next course on 30th July 2019
This Introduction to Traditional Timber Framing course is for complete beginners to traditional carpentry as a method of construction. Whether you are a home-owner who wants to learn how your timber frame is constructed, or you are looking at self-build, or you are a surveyor needing to understand the strength of the frame design, this course will provide you with the basics and more. Your tutor Rick Lewis has over 30 years of timber framing...
Somerset - Next course on 25th May 2019
Anglo Saxon Construction Course at Newhaven Coppice Immerse yourself in the craft skills of our Anglo Saxon forebears with this fully hands-on three day, intensive construction experience at Newhaven Coppice. Over the duration of the long weekend we'll undertake the complete process of turning the natural resources of the woodland into an archaeological replica dwelling from the period. We'll introduce you to the use of traditional early medieval woodworking tools (axes, drawknives, chisels, augers and...
Denbighshire - Next course on 10th June 2019
AN INTRODUCTION TO TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING ​ Taught by Adrian, Joe & Fred Farey @elwyworkingwoods. Suitable for beginners to experienced timber frame builders. This course is aimed at adults, aged 18yrs +. Perhaps you have plans for a building project of your own, or would simply enjoy to try a new skill together with others. This will be a fun, hands on and collective learning experience to construct a traditional timber framed building full of...
Herefordshire - Next course on 1st July 2019
This course along with the NVQ L3 assessment can be accessed for reduced cost for CITB registered companies and their employees. We also welcome non CITB registered learners - please contact us for prices. The course is split into 2 x 10 day blocks and will be both theory and practical sessions on local live builds. Participants will be taught by John Munro and Alan Creasey who have extensive knowledge in the heritage industry. Subject...
Oxfordshire - Next course on 3rd July 2019
You will be working alongside highly-skilled craftspeople, helping to make and raise the timber frame of the House of Wessex during the course. The day-course is one of five courses being run between 3rd and 7th July. You may book on more than one day by simply registering separately for each day. Please note that the work will be physically demanding, so please take this into account before booking multiple days! Teaching will be provided...