Wood Experts

TFT Woodexperts Limited

Technical and Training Solutions for the Timber and Construction Industries

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TFT Woodexperts Limited

TFT Woodexperts is now the "go-to" organisation for all that's best in wood knowledge: combining high quality technical knowledge on Timber and Wood-Based Products and Processes with many years of real-world practical experience in solving problems and putting things right.

TFT Woodexperts Limited provides Technical and Training Solutions for the Timber and Construction industries. We are an independent consultancy practice founded and run by an experienced Wood Scientist and technical building consultant.

TFT Woodexperts Limited can provide all the help you need to solve any technical timber problems, or meet training requirements for your staff.

COVID-19 Safe Working Arrangements

At Woodexperts, just as with many other businesses, we are now adjusting to the "New Normal".

In order to protect both our staff and our visitors, we are undertaking full and frequent disinfection procedures on all surfaces and handles throughout our premises. In addition, sterilising wipes, hand gel and facemasks will be available at all times, for everyone to use as needed.

Social distancing will be fully observed, to ensure that direct personal contact can be avoided.

With these measures in place, we are confident that our Education and Training courses and our Examinations can continue in as near-normal a manner as possible: though perhaps with some new requirements, to promote safe working. Some tutorials may also be done via Video Conferencing (Zoom) where practicable; although it is our primary intention to conduct class-based training, where that is both practicable and also more conducive to achieving better learning outcomes.

Please contact us for full details of how we can help you to keep on learning; whilst staying as safe and healthy as possible in these unusual times.

What We Do

Heritage Woodwork

Woodexperts' personnel have over 75 years of combined experience in the field of heritage woodwork and historic timber structures.

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Expert Witness

TFT Woodexperts Ltd can provide Expert Witness Reports and site investigations that are essential to pursuing a successful claim.

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Training to Level 2 - 6

The strength of Woodexperts' training offer is in providing a range of courses to suit your company's own specific needs.

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Some Of Our Clients

Francis J Irvine & Co.
Hanson Plywood Ltd
IAS Dundee Ltd
Carson McDowell LLP
Black's Solicitors
Llewellyn Jones
SIG Roofing
Ridgeons Timber
DAC Beachcroft LLP
Berrymans Lace Mawer
SM Roofing Supplies
BSW Timber Ltd
Jakes & Co.
John Sisk & Son
G E Robinson

Latest News

Woodexperts recognised in the Parliamentary Review

Jim Coulson and Jan Antonovics from Woodexperts attended the evening launch of the new 2019 edition of the Parliamentary Review on Wednesday 4th September at the Houses of Parliament - the very same evening that history was being made: when the Commons passed the law prohibiting Boris Johnson from instigating a No-Deal Brexit.

Jim had written an article for the magazine (see link below) stating his own Remain preference; but also strongly criticising all governments of whichever stripe, from Margaret Thatcher in 1979 onwards, for failing to have any coherent policy on providing funding for Education and Training in the Wood Industries during the past 4 decades.

Co-chaired by Lord Blunkett and Lord Eric Pickles, The Parliamentary Review is a bastion of political insight which serves as an indispensable guide to industry best practice. This analysis is communicated across a variety of editions, each of which covers a single UK policy sector; these include but are not limited to finance, education, environment, healthcare, manufacturing and technology.

Success for businesses of any size does not always come easily, and this year's edition of The Parliamentary Review is indispensable for anyone who seeks to make a name for themselves in industry. It highlights significant developments and concerns for business leaders up and down the country.

The co-chairman of The Parliamentary Review, Lord Pickles, has praised the upcoming Review as one of the most comprehensive yet. He commented that as Britain undergoes changes, it is “essential that politicians have a firm understanding of the challenges with which British organisations must contend” and that The Review once again provides a perfect platform for this.

Writing in The Review, The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, Michael Gove says “this year’s Parliamentary review comes at a momentous time for parliament, as we collectively determine the destiny of the United Kingdom.”

The best practice article for Woodexperts can be viewed here:


One of the guest speakers was political journalist and TV presenter Andrew Neil; who adroitly summed up the state of chaos happening in the very place where we were gathered. And, when asked if an election was very likely, he said, "Definitely"; but when asked who would win, he said, "I can't tell you: I'm only a Political Commentator".

For Woodexperts' own assistance on training in Wood Science and Timber Technology, please click here.


Where to Find Us


From the A1M leave the motorway at Junction 50. Follow the A61 for Ripon. After approx two thirds of a mile turn right into Melmerby Green Lane. After half a mile turn left into Barker Business Park. Turn first left into the car park and please park to the left of the gate.

TFT Woodexperts offer technical and training Solutions for the Timber and Construction Industries.