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Online Training Resources

We provide online training resources to help supplement our short course training opportunities and make them more widely available. Our online training includes short overview training resources and longer courses to work through.

Online training resources

Heritage Crime (for Police Officers)

A scenario based online training course designed for Police Officers.

Aerial Photography for Heritage Management

A short online training course introducing concepts and techniques of aerial photography for heritage management.

The Heritage Values

An introduction to the Heritage Values, as found in Conservation Principles, and their use in understanding and explaining significance.

Soil Texturing

A quick step by step guide on how to use finger texturing to identify soil types.

Distance learning

Management of Research Projects in the Historic Environment (MoRPHE)

A free distance learning course is available to help you apply the MoRPHE project management approach to your projects. Distance learning means the course workbook is sent to you by post or email and you can work through it at your own pace.

No previous experience is necessary. This introductory course will help you become familiar with the basics of managing a project using our approach. It covers the jargon used, the staged approach, the roles in a project and the key documents you will need to write. The distance learning course pack includes a free printed copy of the MoRPHE Project Managers' Guide. It is suitable for staff working in all types of projects in the heritage sector.

Once you have completed the course, you will have an opportunity to join an online community of those using the MoRPHE approach, to help you stay in touch with developments, ask questions and promote your work.

The course is run twice each year. Registration for the second cohort of 2016 is open now.


We provide a series webinars to help supplement our short course training opportunities.

Stopping the rot26th October 2016 

This webinar provides an introduction to the legal framework for enforcement, assessment where action needs to be taken and which approach is most appropriate.

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Matt Faber
Matt Faber

ELearning Instructional Designer

Capacity Building Team


Training Delivery Team