Promovarea si coordonarea conservarii si cercetarii patrimoniului construit.

Built Heritage Conservation Training Centre

The activities at Bánffy castle are directed at a wide audience with the aim of promoting the historic environment as a location for training, education, cultural activities and enjoyment.

  1. Short description, history of the course
     
  2. Types of courses rendering, carpentry, stonemasonry
     
  3. Students
     
    The courses provided through the centre are available to craftsmen who are already within the building industry, who seek to either specialise or widen their personal skills.
    Heritage managers, representatives of local and regional government, and representatives of NGO's.
    Undergraduate students in Architecture, Structural Engineering, Conservation, to undertake their vocational training through the BHCT Centre.

    Students attending the courses have come from Romania, Albania, Australia, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Hungary, Ireland, Kosovo, Lithuania, Montenegro, Poland, Republic of Moldova, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, UK and USA.

  4. The dates and short descriptions for this year's teaching modules of the Built Heritage Conservation Training Centre are:

    Module I. – 18 July – 1 August 2015
    Workshops:
    • Carpentry
    • Joinery and old furniture restoration
    • Consolidation and rendering including mural decoration (fresco, secco, sgraffito, stucco)

Module II. – 8-22 August 2015
Workshops:

  • Carpentry
  • Joinery and old furniture restoration
  • Consolidation and rendering including mural decoration (fresco, secco, sgraffito, stucco)
  • Stonemasonry, including sculpture restoration.

Note: the number of available places is limited.

  1. How to participate
    1. as individual, to register on one of the modules
    2. as an organization, to book the facilities for specialised courses

 

The deadline for application is 15th of April 2015.