+44 (0)1373 462475|+44 (0)7779 068451|enquiries@ironageforge.co.uk|Iron Age Forge, Unit 5, Combe Buildings, Whatley, Nr Frome, Somerset, BA11 3JU

Courses in the West Country in our working forge

Learn the techniques of the traditional Blacksmith

On the Day

After a Health & Safety talk you will begin your time in the forge. Covering Fire management and a wider range of Blacksmithing skills tailored to the individuals needs. This will include Drawing down, Punching, Splitting, Fire welding, Leaves and Scrolls toolmaking.

Courses run from 9-5PM with an hour for lunch at our local country pub.

What's Included

• Insurance
• Safety Equipment, but please bring steel toe cap boots and old clothes (not wool or nylon) and wear long sleeves.
• All Materials
• 2 course cooked lunch
• Transport to and from local train/bus station if needed is included. (Airport transfers available at extra cost)

Plus anything you make you take home with you. Eg. Pokers, candle sticks, hanging basket brackets.


1 Day - £180
2 Day - £340
50% deposit required when booking.

We also run more specialist week long courses, and can arrange a B&B or holiday cottage.

Entrants on each course

There will be a maximum of 2 people on each course so you will work you own coke forge. Be prepared for Hard work!

Gift vouchers available

Spaces Available - Please ring for details

How to book

Please ring Deb on 01373 462475 or email enquiries@ironageforge.co.uk or book online here: