**This course is now fully booked.  Due to high demand, we are looking into the possibility of running another course, with updates to follow.

1000 – 1600 each day (lunch provided)

This 2-day Course will be of value to those attending regardless of their level of knowledge or experience and will address the theory and practical use of Lime Mortar in the Conservation, Repair and Maintenance of Traditional Buildings, Walls, and other Stone Built Structures. In addition to the importance of using the correct tools and materials, the Course will focus on mixing Lime Mortar, as well as the skills and techniques involved in its use in a wide range of applications – including pointing and harling.
The course will be led by Hans Norling and Andy Newcombe, both Master Craftsmen. Those attending will be required to wear stout footwear, and outdoor clothing. Masks, gloves and goggles, as well as all necessary tools and other PPI will be provided. Please contact Paul Higson at info@nespt.org for further details and to reserve a place. Booking is essential as places are limited.