Surveying the Condition, and Assessing the Conservation, Repair and Maintenance Requirements of Traditional Buildings.

This Course will be of value to: Specifiers for Conservation work to Traditional Buildings including Local Construction Firms as well as Architects, Planners and Representatives of Conservation Organisations in the Fraserburgh Area. No fee will be charged to those attending.

The Course will include a survey and detailed inspection of a number of buildings within the Fraserburgh Conservation Area – led by the two principal Course Instructors:

Craig Wilson: A Lecturer in Building Surveying and Conservation at the Robert Gordon University’s Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment, Craig is a highly experienced and acknowledged authority on Building Conservation, Design, Finishes and Materials, as well as Industrial Heritage and the History of Architecture.

Dr. Marc Ellington: The Executive Director of the Scottish Traditional Skills Training Centre, Marc has served on the Board of major Conservation Organisations, including: The Historic Buildings Council; Historic Scotland; The British Heritage Commission and the Heritage Lottery Fund, and is the recipient of a Saltire Award, 4 Civic Trust Awards and The European Heritage Award.

Delegate numbers are limited, so if you would like to attend, contact Alison Simpson,
Tel: 01467 534419 Mob: 07766 106304 Email:
The course will take place from 10am to 3pm at the Saltoun Inn, Fraserburgh.

This Course is, as usual, funded by Aberdeenshire Council, Historic Environment Scotland, and the Heritage Lottery Fund.