Main Information

SLCT Director / Trainer - Roz Artis
Charlestown Workshops, KY11 3EN
Start Time
9:30 a.m.
End Time

Technical Details

Individual Learning Accounts (ILA)
Requires C1 & C2?
Technical Level
Practical Level


No upcoming dates available.

Our hints, tips and practical advice will help you extend your season working with lime mortars successfully.

The reality is that contracting is a 365 days a year business and you don’t have the luxury of picking your weather windows.

This half day course is aimed at anyone who works with traditional buildings or structures. The day will consist of a mixture of lecture and practical demonstrations.

Course Suitability

Building Professionals, Site Managers, Building Contractors and Students of the Built Environment.

We are always happy to help learners choose the right course. Please contact us if you would like to discuss which course is suitable for you or your employees.

Topics include:

  • Background to the risk elements of winter working in inclement weather
  • Creating a sensible regime for work
  • Best site practices
  • How temperature influences the performance of mortars
  • The importance of detailing on a building
  • Using additives in mortars
  • How to achieve the successful curing of mortars
  • Options for protecting and covering work from the elements
Contact me when a new date is scheduled

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