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Heritage Wood Occupations

Duration: 20 day SAP

Run by: Heidi
at Traditional Building Skills Company

Chelvey Training Centre
BS48 4AB

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About the Course

This course along with the NVQ L3 assessment can be accessed for FREE 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 areas will include: best practice, safe working practice, defects, sketches and scale drawings,the history of timber framework in the UK; regional variations; specialist tools and equipment; the milling process; the components of typical timber frame construction; peg making; setting, measuring and marking out, daisy wheel geometry; jointing and shaping; fitting, fixing, finishing, positioning and erecting.

The SAP courses are recommended as an informative starting point for NVQ Level 3 in Heritage Wood Occupations for which Traditional Building Skills Co Ltd can register and assess you. Please contact us for further details and prices.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All materials are included.

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

  • Suitable for beginners