Creative Dimension Trust Workshops 14-18

This summer the Building Crafts College will be opening its doors to The Creative Dimension Trust with two workshops. The Creative Dimension runs fully-funded workshops for 14-18 year olds who love working with their hands and enjoy experimenting with different materials and structures. Studying with some of the UK’s leading specialists, students can choose from a range of courses including hand engraving, wall painting and gilding.

Summer Schools 16+

The aim of this qualification is to recognise the knowledge, skills and competence demonstrated by the individual in the workplace.  The course provides the opportunity for individuals who specialise in the management of conservation projects to demonstrate their competence.

Advanced Diploma in Stonemasonry 19+

Workshop and study based course, Producing moulds, Use of hand and powered tools, Producing drawings and templates, Marking out and producing complex stone components…

Apprenticeship in Heritage skills – masonry

This is an 18 month programme which gives experienced stonemasons the opportunity to complete an apprentice type programme in heritage and conservation crafts.

Workplace National Vocational Qualifications 23+

The Building Crafts College offers on-site based assessment for a range of NVQs including Craft, Heritage and Supervisor at a series of levels. Completion of these qualifications requires unit based site evidence portfolios and on-site assessment by College assessors.

Craft Evening Classes: Stone Carving 18+

Students progress at their own pace in this flexible evening class. Workshops are on stonemasonry and letter cutting.

Stonemasonry Diploma L3 19+

Workshop and study based course, Health and Safety, Use of hand and powered tools, Setting out for template details…

Stonemasonry Diploma L2 19+

Workshop and study based course, English and Maths for 16 – 18 year olds, Health and Safety, Use of hand and powered tools, Setting out for template details, Marking out and making stone components…

Apprenticeship in Heritage Skills – Wood Occupations L3

This is a one year part time only programme which gives experienced stonemasons and carpenters the opportunity to complete an apprentice type programme in heritage and conservation crafts.

Stonemasonry Diploma L2 16-18

Workshop and study based course, English and Maths for 16 – 18 year olds, Health and Safety, Use of hand and powered tools, Marking out and making stone components…