Course Start: 9:30
Course Finish: 16:00
The course content includes:
• Early building styles
• Regional constructions – Why construction changes regionally
• Typical construction techniques from the 1200’s to the present day including:
o Timber framed / cruck framed
o Dormer and chalet bungalows
o Houses of 1 or more storeys
o Basements, sub-basements and subterranean
• Types of foundations
• Types of walls
o Stone and brick
o Clay lump, cob, clom and bungaroosh
o Wood and cladding
o Steel framed and pre-cast
• Types of floors
• Damp proof courses and tanking systems
• Insulation and vapour barriers
• Types of finishes
Open to any interested party. Please fill out this form to register your interest.
Please note that this training course can be arranged to suit company or individual needs and timeframes.
The course is suitable for anyone with a basic knowledge of drying and assessing / surveying.