Aggregates Library at Rose of Jericho
Sand library at Rose of Jericho

Continued Professional Development (CPD)

Rose of Jericho offer CPD sessions to relevant professional agencies in the form of presentations and discussions relating to our products and services or conservation issues more generally.  Our sessions are flexible in structure and can be designed around your specific interests and requirements and delivered at clients offices.  Lunchtime CPDs for architects practices are always popular and some recent topics have included:

Traditional paints and coatings - ingredients, specification and use

Coatings & consolidants

Mortar/materials analysis - and scope to inform repair

Effectiveness of sheltercoats and limewashes

The use and specification of Prompt Natural Cement

Roman Cements

The use of synthetic fibres and sisal versus natural hair in lime plasters

Additives and pozzolans

Quicklime and hot mixing

 Lime putty or Natural Hydraulic Lime

 

Please contact us to arrange a session on 01935 83676.  Visits and tours of our works at Horchester Farm can also be arranged on request.