Self-build Bootcamp

Want to build your own home, or renovate a property? One single day could save you £50,000.

The foundation you need build your own home

If you’re about to design your own home – wait, read this first! On average, self-builders end up losing £50,000, because they don’t have the right information or skills.

But this bootcamp will sort that out for you, with a line-up of top industry experts delivering workshops, talks and classes on all things self-build and renovation.

Mix and match however you like. The basics of self-building. Key challenges and how to avoid them. Legal requirements. How to budget, finance and manage a project effectively.

Whatever you need to know, you’ll leave knowing it. Confident, and ready to go.

Learn. Build. Develop.


amateur and professional selfbuilders


available on site


covering crucial self-building disciplines

Crucial knowledge to develop any self-build project with confidence.

Behind the scenes

One day. Twelve workshops. Get ready to learn everything you need to know about building or renovating your home.

Selfbuild Bootcamp is the first and only event in the UK to provide a comprehensive foundation for those who want to take DIY to the next level. We bring together twelve leading experts under one roof, covering everything from finding a plot to financing your build and sourcing tradesmen to fit your budget.

Each workshop is CPD certified, so not only do you learn the skills to build your own home, you build your professional CV, too.