Technical Conservation Summer School
23 June 2014 - 27 June 2014
For more information please contact Hazel Johnson: email@example.com
or call on 0131 668 8683
Technical Conservation Structures & Components Sustainability Research Building Management Site Management Materials Building Skills
Would you like to increase your knowledge of traditional buildings? Historic Scotland’s Technical Conservation
Summer School offers the opportunity to improve your skills by obtaining specialist conservation training
from some of Scotland’s leading experts in the field.
training course provides a solid introduction to traditional building materials and their repair and
maintenance through a combination of lectures, field trips and hands on sessions. By the end of the
week you will have insight into how to approach working with traditional buildings and their component
There are 460,000 traditional buildings in Scotland, ranging
from castles to tenements, churches to factories, all of which require appropriate maintenance and repair.
Historic Scotland’s Summer School is a unique week long opportunity to learn from top conservation specialists
and to experience traditional crafts and building skills first hand.
year students in a building related discipline can apply for bursary places for more information email
for this event are now available costing £100 - £450
(day and week tickets available)
not included. Limited student bursary placements are available.
Draft Programme for Summer School 2014 [pdf, 129kb]
(programme may be subject to change)
For more information,
please contact Hazel Johnson: firstname.lastname@example.org
or call on 0131