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Historic England Heritage Practice Courses

Here you can find out about our Heritage Practice residential courses for heritage practitioners, delivered by our own staff.

These courses offer an opportunity for:

  • Refreshing skills
  • Accessing Historic England expertise
  • Gaining information and practical experience of new technologies and techniques in heritage management, understanding and conservation

Our courses are a mixture of longer residential courses and shorter one- to two-day courses.

Courses available

Human Remains in Commercial Archaeology: Legal, Ethical and Curatorial Considerations

This course is aimed at field staff, supervisors, project managers and consultants as well as local authority archaeological curators and advisors. It will provide delegates with an up to date overview of the ethical, legal and ecclesiastical issues and will summarize good practice in the excavation, assessment, analysis and archiving/reburial of human remains from commercial projects.

For further details, including details of how to book your free place see the links to Eventbrite below:

Measured Survey in Cultural Heritage Residential Course - Fully Booked

This five day residential course explores, through both theoretical and practical instruction, the range of measured survey and photographic techniques currently available.

The course is intended for those already working in archaeology or buildings conservation who wish to develop an understanding of differing survey techniques.

The course will run from Monday 5 September to Friday 9 September 2016 at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Yorkshire. To book a place and for further information please download the course leaflet and booking form below and return your completed form to


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