Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney

National Progression Award in the

Conservation of Stone Masonry (NPA)

The introduction of the National Progression Award in the Conservation of Stone Masonry course (NPA), delivered by Orkney College, has allowed more than 35 local contractors to gain new skills and knowledge in the principles of conservation and working with traditional stone buildings, which will ultimately benefit their clients and will help ensure the historic vernacular of Stromness will continue to be preserved.

Conservation of Stone Masonry