Main Information

SLCT Director / Trainer - Roz Artis, SLCT Principal Trainer, Timeserved Stonemason, Stan Stenhouse
Merryhill Training centre, KY12 3DR
Start Time
9:30 a.m.
End Time
4 p.m.
£155.00 + VAT
(£186.00 incl VAT)

Technical Details

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


Build on the knowledge and skills you gained from our C1 and C2 courses.

This workshop aims to enable participants to understand stone decay processes, assess masonry structures and identify where replacement stone is required, carry out full and part stone indents accurately and match original work.

Ideally, learners should have attended C1 Making and Using Traditional Mortars and C2 Repair of Masonry Structures courses.

Completion of this workshop, along with the Surface Repair of Stone (SROS) course, provides the underpinning knowledge and a practical rehearsal for the assessment of SQA Unit H8 WW 46 ‘Stonemasonry Repairs’ assessed on A3.

Course Suitability

✓ This practical and theory based course is aimed at contractors and those undertaking repair work to stone masonry structures and buildings who have completed C1 ‘Making and Using Traditional Mortars’ and C2 ‘Repair of Masonry Structures’ courses.

✓ Good trowel/ tool skills are required

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand and be able to identify masonry decay processes
  • Accurately remove a defective stone component from an existing structure and build in a replacement
  • Carry out a small part indent on an existing moulded stone

Course Program

  • Health and Safety briefing
  • Understanding masonry decay processes
  • Understanding when it is appropriate to replace stone or effect a surface repair with mortar
  • Remove existing defective stone component
  • Fix, re-bed and point replacement stonemasonry component
  • Remove part damaged moulded stone component
  • Fix, re-bed and point matching moulded stone component

£155.00 + VAT
(£186.00 incl VAT)

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