Department of Archaeology - Short Courses

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Heritage & Conservation

The Centre for Conservation Studies has provided introductory courses and professional updates in archaeology, heritage and building conservation skills for over 30 years.

Both IHBC and the CIFA recognise that our programmes may provide part of the compulsory CPD requirements of their members. For our courses a certificate is issued to all delegates on completion. null  null

 ‌We are currently offering CPD training in the following areas. 

Energy Efficiency and Historic Buildings - 8 September 2017 - £185
Energy efficiency is a key priority but poses particular issues for Historic Buildings. This one-day course will help to understand the relevance and apply the principles of the sustainable retrofit of traditional and historic buildings.

Digital Engagement in Conservation and Heritage – 14 September 2017 - £185
Digital media is increasingly used in conservation and heritage for widening engagement and participation. This one-day course will help understand current research and best practise in digital and social media for archaeological, conservation and heritage projects.

Digital Recording in Conservation and Heritage – 15 September 2017 - £185
Digital recording is increasingly used in conservation and heritage for widening engagement and participation. This one-day course will help understand current approaches, research and best practice in digital recording for archaeological, conservation and heritage projects.

Hot Mixed and Other Traditional Mortars for Conservation and Repair – 22 September 2017 £185
Lime has been used in building for millennia but its use in conservation is undergoing a revolution. This one-day course will help understand current research and best practise and how this is developing new approaches to traditional mortars for conservation and repair.

** Places to these courses are limited and early booking is advised.** 

 A discount of 20% is available to former University of York Archaeology Students – when booking please enter student20% into the Promo Code box and click apply.  Your discount will be taken off at the course checkout. 

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