To compliment the RIBA Conservation Course we have developed a series of half day CPD seminars to develop your learning objectives. In 2013 the focus will be on the conservation and repair of traditional building materials:
Stonework: repair, conservation and cleaning of historic stonework
Brickwork: conservation of old brickwork
Timber: repair and conservation of timber framed structures in historic buildings
Heritage Ironwork: techniques of repair and replication
Two of these seminars will be held in York on Thursday 26 September 2013. They are:
Repair, Conservation & Cleaning Of Historic Stonework
The principles and methods behind the conservation, repair and cleaning of stone buildings.
Speaker: Dr Alex Holton BA (Hons) MA (Dist.) PhD, Heritage Consultant for architects Purcell, Research Associate at The University of York
The Use Of Lime In Traditional And Historic Buildings
The many aspects and uses of lime in building work, especially to old and historic buildings. It will cover repair, conservation, renewal and new work.
Speaker: Bob Bennett MBE - Historic Buildings Consultant and Lime Specialist