OUR COURSES ARE NOW OPEN - NEW DATES ARE AVAILABLE

BOOKING


  • To book please call us on +44(0)1392 432 786 or email  so we can confirm the course dates you have chosen are still available.
  • Then complete and send us the online email booking form below or print out the Booking Form , sign and post it to us.
  • Please pay the appropriate course deposit by faster payment through your bank, or a cheque made out to 'Thomson Antiques' and posted with the form. If outside the UK please use an international bank transfer.
  • Please only make a course booking after reading and agreeing to all our Terms and Conditions.

BOOKING FORM

Planing wood

[course 02]

Designed to develop your tool skills to the level required to restore fine antique furniture. The full cost is £1,495 - Please send a deposit for £300 with your booking form. If you are booking on 'The tools skills development course' at the same time there is a reduction of £200.

Course dates: Please call Peter Thomson 01392 432786 regarding this course.

OUR SHORT COURSES - WEEK & WEEKEND

Furniture restoring

[course 03]

Including an extra two week home study section the full cost is £495 - Please send a deposit of £150 with your booking form.
Course dates:

28th June to 2nd July 2021
12th to 16th July 2021
26th to 30th July 2021
16th to 20th August 2021
30th August to 3rd September 2021
13th to 17th September 2021
27th September to 1st October 2021
18th to 22nd October 2021
1st to 5th November 2021
15th to 19th November 2021
29th November to 3rd December 2021
17th to 21st January 2022
28th March to 1st April 2022
9th to 13th May 2022
18th to 22nd July 2022
12th to 16th September 2022
7th to 11th November 2022
Restoring furniture

[course 04]

Including an extra one week home study section the full cost is £295 - Please send a deposit for £90 with your booking form.
Course dates

17th to 18th July 2021
14th to 15th August 2021
28th to 29th August 2021
11th to 12th September 2021
6th to 7th November 2021
29th to 30th January 2022
19th to 20th March 2022
9th to 10th July 2022
24th to 25th September 2022
French polishing a table

[course 05]

(Including an extra one week home study section) The full cost is £495 - Please send a deposit for £150 with your booking form.
Course dates:

2nd to 6th August 2021
11th to 15th October 2021
6th to 10th December 2021
2nd to 6th May 2022
14th to 18th November 2022
French polishing cabinet

[course 06]

Including an extra one week home study section the full cost is £295 - Please send a deposit for £90 with your booking form.
Course dates:

2nd to 3rd October 2021
20th to 21st November 2021
23rd to 24th April 2022
Furniture provinance

[course 08]

Including an extra one week home study course section the full cost is £295 - Please send a deposit of £90 with your booking form.
Course dates: Please call Peter Thomson 01392 432786 regarding this course.

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TEA/COFFEE/LUNCH DURING COURSE TIME

A light lunch, tea and coffee is provided at no charge on all non-residential courses.


TERMS & CONDITIONS

Please bring to your course the required level of Covid-19 personal protection equipment and be prepared to follow government guidelines to help us keep you and others safe during your course with us.

All course deposits are non-refundable but if we have to postpone your course due to the Covid-19 virus, (and any other variants of Covid-19) your deposit will be moved to a later scheduled course date of your choice.

We will send a receipt and an invoice eight weeks prior to your course for the balance. This is payable by return please. Courses booked less than eight weeks in advance should be paid in full at the time of booking.

If you postpone more than eight weeks prior to the start date of your course (or series of courses) we will arrange a new date, free of charge. If you postpone within eight weeks of your course, we will ask you for 50% of the course fee, unless we can fill the space, in which case you will be charged a £35.00 fee to cover the costs of finding someone to take your place. If you cancel more than eight weeks prior to your course (or series of courses); you will lose your deposit(s). If you cancel within eight weeks of your course (or series of courses); you will lose your course fee(s).

All course manuals are not to be reproduced without written permission.

We recommend the use of appropriate eye protection and face masks whenever using solvents. We also recommend you wear the appropriate eye protection when using hand tools and an appropriate dust mask when engaged in any activity that creates dust. We further recommend the wearing of an apron and footwear that ensures a sure footing. Always follow instructions, particularly when using sharp tools and please ask if you are unsure about anything. Your safety is paramount. Rubber gloves must always be worn whenever using hot water or handling solvents and chemicals. Please provide your own rubber gloves, apron, eye protection and face masks. Call Peter Thomson on 01392 432786 if you have any questions regarding the safety equipment to bring.

You agree to abide by all health and safety recommendations and consult the course provider before engaging on any task that could cause any kind of injury and not to hold Thomson Antiques, the course providers, responsible for any injuries sustained during your course.

It is understood that the diploma offered by Thomson Antiques is issued by us and not any outside body. Thomson Antiques, the course providers, cannot guarantee that all students will reach a high enough standard within the allotted weeks of their course to receive a diploma (this applies to the diploma course only). In these cases extra weeks can be added.

Thomson Antiques may at any time, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, amend these terms and conditions by posting the amended terms and conditions on their website. Please book only after having read and agreed to the above terms and conditions.


METHOD OF PAYMENT

We will provide bank details for your payment at the time we confirm your course dates over the phone or by email. Please make payment through your bank, a faster payment transfer or send a cheque made out to Thomson Antiques if you prefer.

If outside the UK please use an international bank transfer.

Your course place is reserved only after the deposit is paid and booking form has been received.

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