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New eLearning Courses

by Mark Beattie Edwards -

HI folks

Many thanks for finding our eLearning Platform on Moodle where we host our eLearning Education Programme content. Please be aware that the new courses on Discover Maritime Archaeology, Discover Underwater Archaeology and Discover Coastal & Foreshore Archaeology are not quite ready to launch.

We are currently beta testing them with a cohort of lovely volunteers and hope to have them ready for new students soon.

Many thanks for bearing with us.

For help please contact Peta Knott, NAS Education Manager

education@nauticalarchaeologysociety.org

Skills Days now available!

by NAS Admin -

The long wait is over! Our first of many Skills Days is now available for booking 

10-12 September 2021 

Stoney Cove Dive Centre

More details and online booking here

https://www.nauticalarchaeologysociety.org/Event/underwater-skills-days-sep21


Foreshore Skills Days coming soon!

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Available courses

Foundation Qualification Theory: Discover Maritime and Underwater Archaeology

COMING SOON: Complete this combined theory course and the practical Skills Days to achieve your NAS Foundation Qualification. This interactive theory course combines the Discover Maritime Archaeology and Discover Underwater Archaeology courses. No prior knowledge is required.

The combined course fee includes one year's NAS membership worth £28.00. For a limited time we are also giving you a £20.00 credit off your next NAS Education Programme event. That's a saving of £48.00.

At the end of the course if you are enthusiastic to learn more, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England

Foundation Qualification Theory: Discover Maritime and Coastal Archaeology

COMING SOON: Complete this combined theory course and the practical Skills Days to achieve your NAS Foundation Qualification. This interactive theory course combines the Discover Maritime Archaeology and our Discover Coastal and Foreshore Archaeology course. No prior knowledge is required.

The combined course fee includes one year's NAS membership worth £28.00. For a limited time we are also giving you a £20.00 credit off your next NAS Education Programme event. That's a saving of £48.00.

At the end of the course if you are enthusiastic to learn more, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England


Discover Maritime Archaeology

COMING SOON: Find out what maritime archaeology is all about in the interactive theory course. It is not just about shipwrecks, and it is certainly not all underwater! No prior knowledge required. 

Please note that the course fee does NOT include one year's NAS membership. Register for a combined course to receive one year's NAS membership worth £28.00 and a £20.00 discount off your next NAS Education event. Registering on the combined course gives you a saving of £48.00.

This theory course and accompanying practical Recorder Skills Day is the first of the two components of the NAS Foundation qualification, which will allow you to participate in our fieldwork in the UK and overseas.

At the end of the course if you are enthusiastic to learn more, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England

Discover Maritime Archaeology ScreenReader Version

COMING SOON: OUR NEW SCREEN-READER ACCESSIBLE VERSION - Find out what maritime archaeology is all about in the interactive theory course. It is not just about shipwrecks, and it is certainly not all underwater! No prior knowledge required. 

Please note the course fee does NOT include one year's NAS membership. Register for a combined course to receive one year's NAS membership worth £28.00 and a £20.00 discount off your next NAS Education event. Registering on the combined course gives you a saving of £48.00.

This theory course and accompanying practical Recorder Skills Day is the first of the two components of the NAS Foundation qualification, which will allow you to participate in our fieldwork in the UK and overseas.

At the end of the course if you are enthusiastic to learn more, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England


Discover Underwater Archaeology

COMING SOON: This course, which follows on from the Discover Maritime Archaeology course, will take you through the steps of completing an underwater archaeology project from documentary research and planning, through fieldwork and conservation to publication and archiving.

This theory course and accompanying practical Surveyor Skills Days is the second of the two components of the NAS Foundation qualification, which will allow you to participate in our fieldwork in the UK and overseas.

Please note the course fee does NOT include one year's NAS membership. Register for a combined course to receive one year's NAS membership worth £28.00 and a £20.00 discount off your next NAS Education event. Registering on the combined course gives you a saving of £48.00.

At the end of the course if you have not done so already, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England


Discover Underwater Archaeology ScreenReader Version

COMING SOON: OUR NEW SCREEN-READER ACCESSIBLE VERSION. This course, which follows on from the Discover Maritime Archaeology course, will take you through the steps of completing an underwater archaeology project from documentary research and planning, through fieldwork and conservation to publication and archiving.

This theory course and accompanying practical Surveyor Skills Days is the second of the two components of the NAS Foundation qualification, which will allow you to participate in our fieldwork in the UK and overseas.

The course fee does NOT include one year's NAS membership. Register for a combined course to receive one year's NAS membership worth £28.00 and a £20 discount off your next NAS Education event. Registering on the combined course gives you a saving of £48.00.

At the end of the course if you have not done so already, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England


Discover Coastal and Foreshore Archaeology

COMING SOON: This course, which follows on from the Discover Maritime Archaeology course, will take you through the steps of completing a coastal and foreshore archaeology project from documentary research and planning, through field-work and conservation to publication and archiving.

This theory course and accompanying practical Surveyor Skills Days is the second of the two components of the NAS Foundation qualification, which will allow you to participate in project activities in the UK and overseas.

The course fee does NOT include one year's NAS membership. Register for a combined course to receive one year's NAS membership worth £28.00 and a £20 discount off your next NAS Education event. Registering on the combined course gives you a saving of £48.00.

At the end of the course if you have not done so already, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England


Discover Coastal and Foreshore Archaeology ScreenReader Version

COMING SOON: OUR NEW SCREEN-READER ACCESSIBLE VERSION. This course, which follows on from the Discover Maritime Archaeology course, will take you through the steps of completing a coastal or foreshore archaeology project from documentary research and planning, through fieldwork and conservation to publication and archiving.

This theory course and accompanying practical Surveyor Skills Days is the second of the two components of the NAS Foundation qualification, which will allow you to participate in our fieldwork in the UK and overseas.

The course fee does NOT include one year's NAS membership. Register for a combined course to receive one year's NAS membership worth £28.00 and a £20 discount off your next NAS Education event. Registering on the combined course gives you a saving of £48.00.

At the end of the course if you have not done so already, you should purchase a qualification logbook from the NAS website shop to keep track of all your learning.

Course development has been supported by a grant from Historic England


Intertidal Combined

This course is no longer available for enrolment as it has been replaced by Foundation Qualification Theory: Discover Maritime, Coastal and Foreshore Archaeology.

Teacher: NAS Team

Introduction to Maritime Archaeology

This course is no longer available for enrolment as it has been replaced by Discover Maritime Archaeology.

Teacher: NAS Team

Underwater Combined

This course is no longer available for enrolment as it has been replaced by Foundation Qualification Theory: Discover Maritime and Underwater Archaeology.

Teacher: NAS Team

NAS Underwater Archaeology Course

This course is no longer available for enrolment as it has been replaced by Discover Underwater Archaeology.

Teacher: NAS Team

NAS Intertidal and Terrestrial Archaeology Course

This course is no longer available for enrolment as it has been replaced by Discover Coastal and Foreshore Archaeology.

Teacher: NAS Team