Training

The Penicuik Heritage Regeneration Project will deliver an ambitious training and engagement programme over the 5 years of the scheme .

The aims and objectives of the project are summarised in 2 documents , the Training Strategy and the Activity Plan, please click on these to down load the documents .

There are three main elements to the training and engagement programme :

1.0. Training in traditional construction skills . This will provide the opportunity for home owners, building professionals,contractors and young people to gain experience of traditional building methods and techniques through workshops and on site training .

2.0.Community Engagement projects with local organisations with a history and heritage theme.This could involve schools and local community groups.

3.0.Working with the business community with Penicuik First to develop projects that will assist with the economic development of the town and promoting Penicuik as a destination.

More information will be available as the projects develop and events will be organised to engage with the local community  .

Our Partners

Penicuik First
Penicuik Community Development Trust
Midlothian Council
Heritage Lottery Fund
Heritage Lottery Fund