As Australia’s dry stone walling community grows, opportunities will arise for both professional and amateur wallers to compete, in both timed competitions and craftsmanship innovation awards. Stone of Arc is committed to raising the standards of the craft in Australia and as such, is at the forefront of establishing such events. […]Explore More
Between now and the end of 2020 WISA are keen to gather information, suggestions and ideas from other women with a love of stone. All responders will receive survey feedback and further information as the alliance develops. If you’d like to get involved, please complete this quick survey:
Working in collaboration with women from around the world, […]Explore More
Regular TRAINING Courses
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Accreditation TRAINING Courses
Accreditation Courses and Test events
For those who aspire to become a qualified or professional waller, or to have their existing skills and experience formally recognised we offer a range of test specific features and 4-day test preparation courses for all four levels of the Craftsman Certification scheme. Where demand exists a Test event will take place on the 5th day. Applications for tests must be submitted 6 weeks prior to a Test event. Register your interest or call us for a discussion.
In addition to the numerous courses we provide covering structures pertinent to the certification scheme, these courses offer a detailed insight into the standards required by the DSWA UK. We also look at ways to improve your speed and efficiency for the timed test elements and offer significant pre-test practice opportunities to prepare you for success.
In the presence of the Examiner/s, candidates are required to strip down and rebuild a straight-forward free-standing 2.5 square metre section of wall within a single 7 hour period.Explore
This certificate is the first professional level qualification in the DSWA’s craftsman certification scheme.Explore
This certificate has two parts which must be conducted separately and in order.Explore