Conserving and Rebuilding Decorative Brickwork

Course Overview

The courses can be from 1-5 days and covers construction of decorative brickwork features including arches, decorative panels, ornate chimney stacks, curved walls.

Learning Objectives

• Setting out principles for decorative brickwork
• Recording work prior to removal
• Cutting of arches and decorative bricks
• The use of special bricks
• Building decorative brickwork features
• Selection and use of the appropriate lime mortar

Who is the Course For?

This particular course is suitable for anyone interested the conservation of brickwork features and the appropriate specification of such work. The course can be tailored more towards practical training or it can focus on specification and repair principles. It is therefore suitable for professionals and craftspersons alike.

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. On request, they can also be tailored to focus on one feature alone such as arches or chimney stacks.


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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