IBTC Portsmouth are delivering a range of flexible courses across a range of flexible dates. Bookable in 3 easy steps:
Step 1) choose your course
Step 2) choose a date
Step 3) call us or email: FranWright@ibtcportsmouth.co.uk to book
Teaching the individual, IBTC Portsmouth can devise bespoke short courses to suit you.
Caulking: 1 or 2 Day Course
1 or 2 day course, suitable for beginners.
Dovetails: 1 Week Course
1 week dovetail course, making a dovetail box.
Dovetails: 2 Day Course
2 day dovetail course, making a pair of bookends.
Woodworking Tools: 1 Week
Make a beech mallet & a bench hook, or bollow plane & spar gauge.
Wooden Stool: 1 Week Course
Build a simple three legged stool and an artisan 4 legged stool.
Oar Building: 1 Week Course
Learn how to shape and fashion a pair of spoon oars.
Short Course Participant Testimonials
“The practical, hands on instruction by an expert has given me a wider insight into wooden boat construction and the confidence to use these new skills on my own boat”.
“Our course was welcomed with a cup of tea and an introduction, H&S was properly explained, our tutor was certainly a real expert. His skills, knowledge and experience were amazing and I felt privileged to be taught by him. All the more so because our tutors teaching style was very pleasant and the tasks well-paced”