What’s on

Tywi Centre events, activities and courses are listed below.  If you need to discuss any details with us please do not hesitate to contact us. If you have a specific activity you would like us to deliver, contact us and we may be able to arrange it for you.

Listed Building Consent: Making an application
Saturday 17th April ON-LINE COURSE

This 1-day course is for owners of listed buildings considering making an application for Listed Building Consent. It will outline the consent process, including when changes to your listed building require consent; talk you through the key application documents and discuss the level of detail and quality required; and will help you choose building professionals and signpost you towards additional information.  

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 07929 770743 or reserve your place here.

Specifying Lime
Thursday 13th May 2021 Tywi Centre

This 1-day course is designed to support building professionals determine the appropriate aggregates, mortars and plasters for repairing a traditional building. It will cover: the range of mortars available including, hydraulic limes, putty, hot lime and pozzolans; the importance of specifying aggregates; writing specifications; appointing contractors; sourcing materials; and case studies.

To book your place on this course, please click here or contact us on 07929 770743

A Guide to the essential maintenance and repair of your historic property
Thursday 27th May 2021 (10am - 5pm) Tywi Centre, Dinefwr Farm, Llandeilo

You don’t need to be an expert to carry out inspections or undertake basic repairs on your old home, but it’s important to know when a fault might indicate a more serious underlying problem. This 1-day course will give you the basic knowledge to look after your home, limit long term repair costs and teach you how and when to seek more specialist advice.

When booked with the Practical Lime Plastering and pointing for Homeowners Course you will receive a £10 discount.*

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 07929 770743 or reserve your place here.

*Discount only available when booking via telephone. 

Practical lime plastering for homeowners
Friday 28th May Tywi Centre

Whilst big jobs often require a heritage plastering professional, patch repairs are often easily undertaken by the owner of a building. In this largely practical 1-day course you will learn the essentials of testing your existing mortars; selecting appropriate aggregates and lime; mixing and plastering and pointing application.

When booked with the Guide to the essential maintenance and repair of your historic property Course you will receive a £10 discount*

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 01558 824271 or reserve your place here.

*Discount only available when booking via telephone. 

Level 3 Award in the Repair and Maintenance of traditional (pre 1919) buildings
Thursday 10th and Friday 11th June 2021 ON-LINE COURSE

This 2-day accredited course provides a solid understanding of the importance of maintaining and repairing pre-1919 buildings appropriately and the challenges associated with this. For full details and booking click here

Sash Window Survey & Repair
Thursday 17th June 2021 Tywi Centre, Dinefwr Farm, Llandeilo

This 1-day course will support building professionals to undertake condition surveys on historic windows and determine the extent of repair that they require. It will include essential information for applications for Listed Building Consent covering: the significance of historic windows; the components; identifying decay and its causes; drawing profiles; recognising the extent of repair required; specifying materials and finishes; and writing condition surveys.

To book your place on this course, please click here or contact us on 07929 770743

Listed Building Consent: making an application
Friday 18th June 2021 ON-LINE COURSE

This 1-day course is for owners of listed buildings considering making an application for Listed Building Consent. It will outline the consent process, including when changes to your listed building require consent; talk you through the key application documents and discuss the level of detail and quality required; and will help you choose building professionals and signpost you towards additional information.  

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 07929 770743 or reserve your place here.

Understanding Heritage Impact Assessments
Thursday 8th July 2021 ON-LINE COURSE

This 1-day course will provide both theoretical and practical guidance into the production and evaluation of Heritage Impact Assessments as required by all Listed Building Consent Applications.

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 07929 770743 or reserve your place here.

A guide to the essential maintenance and repair of your historic property
Saturday 24th July 2021 (10am - 5pm) Tywi Centre, Dinefwr Farm, Llandeilo

You don’t need to be an expert to carry out inspections or undertake basic repairs on your old home, but it’s important to know when a fault might indicate a more serious underlying problem. This 1-day course will give you the basic knowledge to look after your home, limit long term repair costs and teach you how and when to seek more specialist advice.

When booked with the Practical Lime Plastering and pointing for Homeowners Course you will receive a £10 discount*

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 01558 824271 or reserve your place here.

*Discount only available when booking via telephone. 

Practical lime plastering for homeowners
Sunday 25th July 2021 Tywi Centre

Whilst big jobs often require a heritage plastering professional, patch repairs are often easily undertaken by the owner of a building. In this largely practical 1-day course you will learn the essentials of testing your existing mortars; selecting appropriate aggregates and lime; mixing and plastering and pointing application.

When booked with the Guide to the essential maintenance and repair of your historic property Course you will receive a £10 discount*

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 01558 824271 or reserve your place here.

*Discount only available when booking via telephone. 

Listed Building Consent: making an application
Saturday 18th September ON-LINE COURSE

This 1-day course is for owners of listed buildings considering making an application for Listed Building Consent. It will outline the consent process, including when changes to your listed building require consent; talk you through the key application documents and discuss the level of detail and quality required; and will help you choose building professionals and signpost you towards additional information.  

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 07929 770743 or reserve your place here.

Level 3 Award in Repair and Maintenance of traditional (pre-1919) Buildings
Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th September 2021 ON-LINE COURSE

This 2-day accredited course provides a solid understanding of the importance of maintaining and repairing pre-1919 buildings appropriately and the challenges associated with this. For full details and booking click here

Sash window survey and repair
Thursday 14th October Tywi Centre, Llandeilo

This 1-day course will support building professionals to undertake condition surveys on historic windows and determine the extent of repair that they require. It will include essential information for applications for Listed Building Consent covering: the significance of historic windows; the components; identifying decay and its causes; drawing profiles; recognising the extent of repair required; specifying materials and finishes; and writing condition surveys.

To book your place on this course, please click here or contact us on 07929 770743

Specifying Lime
Friday 15th October 2021 Tywi Centre, Dinefwr Farm, Llandeilo

This 1-day course is designed to support building professionals determine the appropriate aggregates, mortars and plasters for repairing a traditional building. It will cover: the range of mortars available including, hydraulic limes, putty, hot lime and pozzolans; the importance of specifying aggregates; writing specifications; appointing contractors; sourcing materials; and case studies.

To book your place on this course, please click here or contact us on 07929 7704743

Understanding Heritage Impact Assessments
Thursday 4th November ON-LINE COURSE

This 1-day course will provide both theoretical and practical guidance into the production and evaluation of Heritage Impact Assessments as required by all Listed Building Consent Applications.

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 07929 770743 or reserve your place here.

Listed Building Consent: making an application
Friday 19th November 2021 ON-LINE COURSE

This 1-day course is for owners of listed buildings considering making an application for Listed Building Consent. It will outline the consent process, including when changes to your listed building require consent; talk you through the key application documents and discuss the level of detail and quality required; and will help you choose building professionals and signpost you towards additional information.  

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 07929770743 or reserve your place here.

Listed Building Consent: making an application
Friday 14th January 2022 ON-LINE COURSE

This 1-day course is for owners of listed buildings considering making an application for Listed Building Consent. It will outline the consent process, including when changes to your listed building require consent; talk you through the key application documents and discuss the level of detail and quality required; and will help you choose building professionals and signpost you towards additional information.  

To reserve a place on this course please contact us on 01558 824271 or reserve your place here.

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