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Course Overview

This practical course aims to provide an understanding of the construction of the wattle panels and the subsequent lime based daub covering.

Learning Objectives

• The types of timber used for the wattle making
• The cutting and fixing of wattle panels to a timber framed building
• The mixing and application of a lime based daub to render the panels
• Appraising the repairs to such panels from a conservation point of view.

Who is the Course For?

This particular course is suitable for anyone interested in the repair and specification of timber framed buildings.

Further Information

The specific dates and costs are available on the course timetable on the website. Each course will run with between 5 and 15 students. Bespoke courses for organisations can also be arranged upon request.


Apply either via the website, email or telephone to book a place.

Clothing and PPE

Please bring overalls or suitable working clothes and safety footwear. Gloves and goggles will be provided during the course.
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