Frequently Asked Questions

I am interested in the historic side of things is your course relevant?

Yes understanding the original skills involved gives a great insight and basis for any conservation or restoration work. Students have gone on to work on major historic projects from Cutty Sark to HMS Victory others going into curatorship roles and project management.

Does IBTC Portsmouth have accommodation?

We’re not a residential college. Portsmouth is a university city with an excellent range of student accommodation. Transport links from the surrounding area is good. We’re 1hr 40min from London on a main train line.

What Will I Learn?

Click here to find out about the different techniques you will learn on the course.

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