Heritage construction: Improving energy performance of historic buildings

27 November 2019

This course will take place over two evening sessions and is aimed at homeowners, architects, surveyors and others interested in improving the energy efficiency of historic buildings

£15

This course will take place over two evening sessions and is aimed at homeowners, architects, surveyors and others interested in improving the energy efficiency of historic buildings. 

Dates: Wednesday 27th November and Wednesday 4th December 2019

Times: 18:30 - 21:00

Location: Quaker Meeting House, Settle BD24 9DX

Cost: £15

Booking: Essential

 

About the course

This course will take place over 2 evenings and is aimed at homeowners, architects, surveyors and others interested in improving the energy efficiency of historic buildings and will cover:

  • Context and drivers for reducing the energy use in buildings
  • End user’s priorities and the need to understand the building
  • Insulating and other energy saving measures and their impact on the building performance
  • Research, building standards and regulations
  • Grants, carrots and sticks

This course is part of Stories in Stone, a four-year programme of community and heritage projects that has been developed by the Ingleborough Dales Landscape Partnership with funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. YDMT is the lead partner.

 

About the tutor

James Innerdale is an experienced Conservation Architect and trainer, specialising in the repair, conservation and adaptation of historic buildings. He deals with as aspects of historic building project management, clients including domestic home owners, places of worship and the National Trust. James has also provided heritage skills training for a range of organisations including Historic England, The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB), Cumbria Action for Sustainability, the North of England Civic Trust, the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. Courses include training for homeowners, building professionals and contractors, including presentations and practical demonstrations as well as walk and talks.

 

For further information please visit the event page on the Stories in Stone website

This course is part of Stories in Stone, a scheme of conservation and community projects concentrated on the Ingleborough area. The scheme was developed by the Ingleborough Dales Landscape Partnership, led by Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust, and supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

You can find out more about the Stories in Stone project here.

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Booking Details

To book please complete a booking form and return it with your payment. Please return to Hannah Rose, Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust, 015242 51002, info@storiesinstone.org.uk.