Professional Members - Intermediate

Chapman, Matthew Intermediate Work Key: D X Y Z
Address: t/a West Country Walling, 25 Alexander Terrace, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 0BW England
Mobile: 07547 790916
Website: www.westcountrywalling.co.uk
Chivers, Nigel Intermediate Work Key: A B X Y
Address: 7 Radnor Park, Corston, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 0HE England
Tel: 01666 823980
Mobile: 07787 321995
Website: www.drystonewalls.eu
Heywood, John Intermediate Work Key: D X Y Z
Address: 57 Belle Vue Road, Old Town, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 3HN England
Tel: 01793 422 486
Mobile: 07798 634234
Knops, Simon Intermediate Work Key: B X Y
Address: 58 Keys Avenue, Horfield, Bristol, BS7 0HJ England
Tel: 0117 969 0258
Mobile: 07873 343469
Website: www.drystonewalling.me.uk
Lawton, William Intermediate Work Key: D X Y Z
Address: t/a West Country Walling, Halfpenny Pool, Grove Lane, Yatton Keynell, Wiltshire, SN14 7BS England
Tel: 01249 782782
Mobile: 07812 518435
Website: www.westcountrywalling.co.uk
West, Dominic Intermediate
Address: Highview House, 69 Winsley Road, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire, BA15 1NY
Mobile: 07875 348206

Craftsman Certification

A summary of the four levels of certification is given below.

MASTER CRAFTSMAN CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave a proven ability to produce quality work to a high standard in a variety of commercial conditions including the construction of a full range of features, eg steps, stiles, sheep holes, pillars, arches, etc.
ADVANCED CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave a proven ability to build set pieces of work with an emphasis on finish and quality including construction of retaining walls, curves and work on sloping ground.
INTERMEDIATE CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave demonstrated their ability to construct a sound, free-standing dry stone wall which includes a cheekend.
INITIAL CERTIFICATE HOLDERSHave demonstrated their ability to rebuild gaps in free-standing dry stone walls. This certificate is usually obtained part way through training.

Craftsman Work Key

Where provided, each entry also shows a series of letters describing the location and range of work undertaken, which are as follows

AWorks within approx. 20 miles of base
BWorks within approx. 50 miles of base
CWorks within approx. 100 miles of base
DWorks anywhere
GHolds additional certificate in Galloway Dyking
XUndertakes work suitable for one person
YUndertakes work suitable for two-three people
ZUndertakes large scale work (written confirmation requested by DSWA that min. £2.5m public liability insurance held)

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The Dry Stone Walling Association of Great Britain (DSWA) is a registered charity, number 289678