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Heritage Practice Short Course Training

As part of our Capacity Building work, Historic England aims to develop partnerships that help us deliver training in a range of specialist subjects in different locations around the country. Please see below for details of the partnerships we are currently working on.

Short Course Training with the University of Leicester

Our partnership Heritage Practice short course training programme with the University of Leicester and Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln, started in 2015. Here you can find an overview of who the courses are aimed at and how to find further information.

Who are the courses for?

The courses are for:

  • Archaeologists
  • Planners
  • Conservation officers
  • Architects
  • Surveyors
  • Contractors
  • Others working in the historic environment

The aim is to help refresh practical, technical and specialist historic environment skills.

How many courses are there?

The programme offers up to 20 courses each year over a three-year period on a variety of subjects. Some of these focus on practical conservation skills and are run with the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln.

Our trainers for these courses are drawn from Historic England, the University of Leicester and other experts from across the sector.

Where can I find more information?

For more information about the programme and booking, please see the University of Leicester website.

Clayfest 2017! June 12th - 17th, Lincoln Castle

Historic England is supporting Clayfest 2017! Earth Building UK & Ireland's annual gathering with 6-days of diverse events tailored to the interests of earth specialists and novices alike. Covering heritage and new eco-building, craft skills and the latest technical developments, you can dip in for a day or spend the week developing your skills and connecting with experts ans enthusiasts.

Please see this link for further details and booking information.


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