2021 update

We are now resuming assessments for the COSVR194 Level 2 Fix and secure memorial masonry award, (SQA Unit Code (HA1J- 04). However due to some changes at the Test Centre and a back log we will contact you in the first instance to arrange dates and times.

We are now taking bookings for training and are pleased to announce our new website shall be up and running soon. We are also pleased to announce that our own Training Centre in Kirkcudbright is planning a number of dismantle and re fix courses as well as the re-pairing or re-fixing of unsafe memorials. You shall be able to book these courses online once the new site is running.

Tomasson Consultants are a well established Glasgow based SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority) approved training and qualifications provider.

Although based in Glasgow the consultancy provides Memorial Masonry Training anywhere in the UK including Northern Ireland and can deliver both NVQ and SVQ qualifications.

The consultancy employs fully qualified industry experienced memorial masons to deliver a wide range of memorial masonry training courses including headstone or memorial fixing, headstone or memorial repairs and restoration.

For those seeking formal stone masonry qualifications, Tomasson Consultants can deliver SVQ/NVQ Qualifications up to level 2.

Training courses and assessments can be arranged at your place of work, any cemetery or burial ground, or at our fully equipped training centre.

Courses and training can be tailored to suit individual requirements where a special skill is required, or as one of our standard courses.

Tools and equipment are supplied for all courses.Students are required to provide their own PPE. A list is provided for students, which will normally comprise of the following items:

  • Overalls or work trousers
  • Steel toe capped boots or shoes
  • Safety gloves
  • Wet weather clothing
  • Ear defenders or ear plugs
  • Dust masks
  • Safety goggles or safety glasses