Fine Furniture Design & Making Diploma – One Year intensive course

A one year, full-time, workshop and study based programme. Furniture Design & Making College Diploma, for makers who may not need or wish to have a formal qualification.

Fine Furniture Design & Making Diploma

A 2 year, full-time, workshop and study based programme. Furniture Design & Making Diploma, including Level 2 Diploma in Bench Joinery, C&G Level 2 Diploma in Wood Machining…

Fine Furniture Design & Making Diploma – Part Time – Sept 22 start

A 3 year, part-time, workshop and study based programme. Furniture Design & Making Diploma, including Level 2 Diploma in Bench Joinery, C&G Level 2 Diploma in Wood Machining.  Sept 2022 start.

Foundation Degree in Historic Building Conservation

The degree is offered in partnership with Kingston University which is the validating institution.   Alongside studying for the 8 modules which form the degree you will have the opportunity to undertake practical hands-on work in the workshops at the Building Crafts College.

Historic Environment Advice Assistant L4 Apprenticeship

A 24 month training enabling the apprentice to provide technical, research and logistical support to historic environment professionals working with heritage assets in the planning and development process, and on the legal and policy frameworks for their protection.

Conservation Construction Site Supervision L4

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.

Organ Building

Diplomas and Apprenticeships in Organ Building; www.ibo.co.uk

Short Course: Saturday School – Furniture Making – New for April 2022

A 12-week furniture-design and making Saturday School in which you will learn the techniques to build a tableto be constructed during the course.

Start date 23 April 2022

Short Course: Saturday School – An Introduction to Bench Joinery – New for April 2022

An Introduction to Bench Joinery, Short Course, 10 day Saturday course, (with one week off for half term).

Start date 23 April 2022

Conservation Construction Site Management L6

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.

Craft Evening Class: Introduction to Woodworking- New for April 2022

Students will receive tuition in the basics of woodworking – basic joints and assembly techniques for timber components, understanding and working with a range of timbers and developing their own projects as the course progresses.

Craft Evening Class: Wood Carving- New for April 2022

Students progress at their own pace in this flexible evening class. Workshops are on basic carving techniques including lettering, incising, relief and sculptural pieces.

Short Course – An Introduction to Stone Carving

New for 2021! An Introduction to Stone Carving, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Bench Joinery Diploma L2 16-18 and 19+

Workshop and study based course, development of good, traditional architectural joinery skills – basic use of woodcutting machines.

Craft Evening Class: Stone Carving

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

5-day Short Course – An Introduction to Verre Églomisé (Reverse gilding of glass) – 4th-8th April 2022

New for 2022! An Introduction to Verre Eglomisé, 5-day Short Course. 4th to 8th April 2022 at the BCC. Please use our online application form to apply or register interest.

Short Course – Furniture Restoration

New for 2021! Furniture Restoration, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – Wood Carving

New for 2021! Wood Carving, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Guitar Making

New for 2021! An Introduction to Guitar Making, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – Intermediate Guitar Making

New for 2021! Intermediate Guitar Making, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Picture Framing

New for 2021! An Introduction to Picture Framing, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Roofing

New for 2021! An Introduction to Roofing, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Plastering & Tiling

New for 2021! An Introduction to Plastering & Tiling, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Building & Renovation Multiskills (DIY)

New for 2021! An Introduction to Building & Renovation Multiskills (DIY), Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Painting & Decorating

New for 2021! An Introduction to Painting & Decorating, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Bricklaying & Paving

New for 2021! An Introduction to Bricklaying & Paving, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Conservation and Restoration

New for 2021! An Introduction to Conservation and Restoration, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – An Introduction to Power Tools

New for 2021! An Introduction to Power Tools, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Short Course – Detail Taking and Setting Out for Stonemasonry

New for 2021! Detail Taking and Setting Out for Stonemasonry, Short Course. This course is being developed and more details will be available soon – please use our online application form to register interest.

Bench Joinery Diploma L3 19+

Workshop and study based course, development of advanced joinery skills, use of woodcutting machines, use of portable power tools.