Loading Events

Upcoming Events › IHBC Area of competence – All

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

April 2021

CIOB – Conservation Conference – Balancing Heritage and Sustainability

21 April - 09:00 - 17:30

The theme of our 2021 annual CIOB Conservation Conference is highly topical, as it focusses on sustainability in relation to heritage and traditional (pre-1919) buildings and dealing with Climate Change. This virtual conference will engage the audience to explore not just what has been achieved but what needs to be done in the future - and how this might be possible to achieve these aims.  All too often the potential for improving the environmental performance of our heritage and traditional…

Find out more »

ESC – Building Pathology

22 April - 10:00 - 23 April - 16:00

A forensic approach to inspecting, investigating and problem-solving in buildings and finding solutions. This 2-day course provides the essential principles and practices of building pathology and the principles of building failure. It will describe the inspection process as well as monitoring and the equipment that is necessary along with the level of competencies required. It will focus on looking for the symptoms of problems externally and internally including the effects of use and the environment, including the changing environment due…

Find out more »

ESC – Energy Efficiency Measures for Older and Traditional Buildings: 2 day course – Level 3 Award Qualification

26 April - 09:00 - 27 April - 17:00

Over one third of UK buildings are traditional – that is according to the definition of a traditional building defined in BSI PAS 2035: 2019: Specification for the energy retrofit of domestic buildings. These buildings are different to modern buildings and need to be treated differently. The Environment Study Centre has teamed up with the CITB and specialist building consultancy Edwards Hart to develop this unique  2-day course that delivers a real qualification in energy efficiency retrofit. It is also the only…

Find out more »

PKHT – Architectural Conservation CPD: Design and Retrofit on the Gannochy Estate

28 April - 12:30 - 13:30

The first session in a 6-part CPD programme provides a local example of retrofitting traditional properties for the 21st Century in-line with conservation guidance and principles. Delivered by The Gannochy Trust’s Estates Manager Andy Duncan, this session also includes Gannochy’s new build housing projects where traditional design philosophies are inspiring the next generation of social housing. Whether you are starting out in a buildings related career, looking to refresh your conservation knowledge, encounter historic buildings as part of your work…

Find out more »

May 2021

Restoration Week in Italy

24 May - 26 May

The conference is organised by Assorestauro and Fiere di Ferrara and will launch the events Restauro in Tour and Restoration Week. Restauro in Tour, is a show dedicated to restoration of cultural heritage, architecture, conservation and sees the participation of leading Italian companies in the sector. Every day ‘business to business’ meetings will bring together specialised companies and experts, guests and international delegates while the conference rooms will host international meetings, workshops and seminars. The event will take place in Bari at…

Find out more »

PKHT – Architectural Conservation CPD: Historic Shopfronts

26 May - 12:30 - 13:30

Marking 10 years since ‘The Historic Shopfronts of Perth’ was published, the second session in the 2020 CPD programme is a historic shopfront feature delivered by shopfronts expert Lindsay Lennie. Whether you are starting out in a buildings related career, looking to refresh your conservation knowledge, encounter historic buildings as part of your work portfolio, or have limited knowledge of the best conservation practice to employ on a project involving traditionally constructed buildings, this is the CPD programme for you.…

Find out more »

June 2021

IHBC Annual School 2021 – Historic Places – People Places

17 June - 18 June

The IHBC’s Brighton 2021 School is a centre of understanding and learning in the care and management of places for people. Flexible and accessible delegate options that may extend up to 3 days, and more, of: Diverse learning resources and opportunities Events, live and virtual and – where viable – on-site and in-person; and New practice-based insights in our learning-led Heritage MarketPlace, including access to expert advice, services, advocacy and networks, challenging opinion while stimulating practical solutions, School features Low fees from £25 (IHBC Members,…

Find out more »

CBCS – Building Conservation Summer School 2021

20 June - 24 June
Royal Agricultural University, Stroud Road
Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 6JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

The course offers the best practical introduction to Building Conservation available.     Established experts will share their experience and knowledge with you - close up! The full course provides 47 hours formal CPD. This course runs over four and a half days at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester. Previously organised by RICS, it is now a Not-For-Profit joint venture by three of the most experienced conservation focussed Chartered Building Surveyors in the country - Marianne Suhr, Stephen Boniface and Duncan Philips. The course is aimed at…

Find out more »

ESC – Understanding and Treatment of Damp in buildings – including a new methodology

28 June - 09:30 - 16:00

This course covers the approach and practice in understanding dampness and moisture in buildings from a practical perspective, along with treatment. In summary it will: The differences between traditionally constructed buildings and newer buildings including the way they perform and should be treated. Ascertaining the age of a building and why its important Comparing and contrasting modern and traditional buildings Methods of inspection – issues to look out for Equipment and tools Moisture sources and how to ascertain Moisture movement…

Find out more »

PKHT – Architectural Conservation CPD: Statutory Protection and Managing Change to Listed Buildings

30 June - 12:30 - 13:30

The third session in the 6-part CPD programme focuses on listed buildings and the legislative framework that protects them. Delivered by Historic Environment Scotland’s Head of Designations Elizabeth McCrone, this session will cover the role of designation, recent reviews, applying for listed building consent and general approached to managing change to listed buildings with examples. Whether you are starting out in a buildings related career, looking to refresh your conservation knowledge, encounter historic buildings as part of your work portfolio,…

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Courses and events across the built and historic environment sector. (Mobile users scroll down for calendar and categories)