Surveying Historic Roofs: Their Defects and Remedies

Course Overview

This course aims to assess not only the condition of the roof structure and coverings but the significance of the roof in order to ensure the most appropriate repair techniques are used.

Learning Objectives

• Surveying and recording the significance and condition of an historic roof structure and covering
• Making a conservation based judgment as to the most appropriate repair technique
• Specification of appropriate materials and workmanship for historic roofs.

Who is the Course For?

This particular course is aimed primarily at professionals involved in conservation work.

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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