RIAI Conservation / Meet the Craftsman CPD: The Repair to Historic and Decorative Facades by Jimmy O’Friel, Oldstone Conservation (May 2023)

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Member: €35 | Practice: €30 | Non-member: €45
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1.5 Structured CPD Points

Event Information

The RIAI and the Heritage Contractors Register hosted a live webinar on The Repair to Historic and Decorative Facades, by Jimmy O’Friel, Oldstone Conservation on 31 May 2023.

Course Aim

The lecture will provide an insight into the repair techniques used in the restoration of decorative and historic building facades with an emphasis on stucco and render repairs as seen in project case studies: - Blackrock Further Education Institute; Wolfe Tone House and 69 Dame Street.

Speaker  - Jimmy O’Friel

Managing Director of Oldstone Conservation Ltd.  An Engineering graduate of Trinity College Dublin and previously worked in Engineering roles within the public and private sector in UK and Ireland for over 14 years.  In 2004 appointed as General Manager to a Conservation Company and quickly realised a passion within this field.

During this period Jimmy managed a number of significant projects that included Killeen Castle, MacDonagh Junction and the O2 arena in Dublin. After the company closed down in 2010, Jimmy established Oldstone Conservation Ltd.  With a committed & skilled team, the company has grown and established a strong reputation within the conservation industry. 

Oldstone has completed a number of prestigious projects which include Leinster House, No.14 Henrietta Street (Tenement Museum), Blackrock Further Education Institute, Kilmainham Courthouse and the GPO Eastern Courtyard as well as others.

This is a recording of an event that took place over Zoom on 31 May 2023 and is being delivered via RIAI DigitalChalk:

  • Following receipt of your payment via MyRIAI you will receive an email from the RIAI CPD Division (9:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday) providing your login details for RIAI Digital Chalk.
  • This online course will be accessible from your RIAI Digital Chalk account for 6 months from the date of completion.
  • The RIAI will send you a CPD certificate on completion of the online course.