Charcoal Making at Plumpton College

Date/Time Location Course facilitator
17 Nov 2018 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Plumpton College Rural Business Center

This is a discounted course limited to 10 participants

Charcoal Making

A one day course for anyone who is interested in learning how to make charcoal. The course uses small-scale kilns (oil drum size) suitable for producing charcoal in the woods or garden. No previous experience needed. 


  • Introduction to history of charcoal making and the burning process.
  • Outline of different kiln designs. Sawing wood and loading kilns. Lighting kilns.
  • Monitoring burn and discussion on wood types, sourcing kilns and marketing charcoal.

One Day – 17th Nov –  Plumpton College Certificate of Attendance
Usual price £105, our price with a full course of 10 people £64 members £84 non members


Bookings are closed for this event.

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