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West Dean College runs year-round short courses in Building Conservation (BCM) and Object Conservation (PCIP), aimed at those in the profession who want to spend a few days focussing on specialist areas of conservation work.

Building Conservation Masterclasses (BCMs)

The programme of Building Conservation Masterclasses (BCMs) at West Dean provides training in technical and practical skills in the repair and maintenance of historic structures. These intensive short courses have been designed by, and are delivered by, leading practitioners in the field of building conservation. For more information on the Building Conservation Masterclasses click here.

Professional Conservators in Practice (PCIPs)

West Dean College has joined with other institutions to develop a series of short courses designed for professional conservators to refresh their skills and update their knowledge of developments in materials and techniques.

Collaboration with relevant organisations and specialists has resulted in an outstanding range of expertise on each course. For more information on the Professional Conservators in Practice courses click here.

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Telephone: +44 (0) 1243 818219


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West Dean College and Gardens are situated in South East England, six miles north of the historic city of Chichester and 12 miles from the south coast.

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