Introduction to Fencing

Course overview

There are a limited number of FREE places available on this course, for those aged 19 and over (at the start of the course) and who either have a mental health condition or difficulty, are employed and earning an annual salary less than £17,004 per annum, in receipt of state benefit in your own name and unemployed or working and earning less than £338 per month (or £541 for household claims), are a single parent, or have a social or emotional difficulty. For further details and to apply please email us. To find out more and to view the terms and conditions please view our Community Wellbeing page.


The workshop is suitable for anyone who is new to fencing or anyone who wants to increase and develop their knowledge of fencing systems.

  • Different fence systems
  • Tools, equipment and resources
  • Measuring and also setting out a fence line
  • Calculating material needs and costs
  • Installing post
  • Installing fences

Hands-on tuition for assessing and installing a fence.

Tools and materials will be provided. You are required to wear suitable clothing and protective footwear (preferably steel-toed), which is compulsory.

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