Please see the new directions to the Cardross Training Course on 24/25 June.
We had a very successful first training course
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Contact us at to check if there are places available for you on your requested course date. If you have difficulty in opening any of the forms below please eMail to and the forms and information will be e mailed to you.
You will receive an acknowledgement of your request, and availability of a place on your requested course date.
You will then be required to complete the Course Application form below and send it in with your full course fee of £60 to confirm your place on the course.
When your £60 course fee has been received your place will be confirmed on the course.
This is an introduction to the Training Course and how it will be organised - please read this prior to attending the course.
This is an introduction to the Dry Stone Walling terms and techniques that will be taught on the course - it will help you understand the process for building a dry stone wall.
These are the directions to the training site which is on a private estate outside Kilbarchan
Please note -
A place on the course is on a first come first served basis and will only be confirmed when the £60 fee has been received. The course fee is non refundable, however it may be transferred to another course date if there is a place available and adequate notice is given.
Please note -
In applying for a place on the course you are required to confirm that you have read and understood the Walling Ways of Working Instructions which can be found on the link below
These are the final directions to the Cardross build site (which are different to the preliminary verison). The change was made at 1300 on 20 June 2017. Please download this new version
The Training Course Weekend Dates for 2017 are as follows:-
Course 1 - April 1/2 - (Kilbarchan) (Completed)
Course 2 - June 24/25 - (Cardross)
Course 3 - September 2/3 - (Kilsyth)
These are the directions to the test site at Blackmill, Allanfauld Road, Kilsyth, G65 9DE.