Underwater Archaeological Finds Conservation and Restoration Courses

The International Centre for Underwater Archaeology (ICUA) is once again organising courses in the restoration and conservation of underwater archaeological finds to be held in Zadar, Croatia in the period from February - June 2019.Read more

Ship Plans and Maritime Records

There are an amazing array of maritime archives available to researchers - if you know where to look! Learn how to get the most out of the National Maritime Museum's collection of ship plans and archives for your own research. Read more

Nautical Records at the National Archives

There are an amazing array of maritime archives available to researchers - if you know where to look! Learn how to get the most out of the National Archives' original records relating to ships and shipwrecks for your own research. Read more

Rooswijk1740 Coins from the Sea

SOLD OUT! Rooswijk 1740 Coins from the Sea: their history, significance and conservation. Hands-on experience using finds recently raised from the Rooswijk wreck.Read more

Rooswijk1740 Finds Conservation

SOLD OUT! Hands-on experience conserving archaeological finds from the marine environment including artefacts recently raised from the Rooswijk and London wrecks.Read more

Rooswijk1740 Photogrammetry in Maritime Archaeology

SOLD OUT! Learn about the technique of photogrammetry using artefacts from the Rooswijk shipwreck. Read more

AIMA/NAS Part 1

Get involved in investigation Australia's maritime heritage and develop your skills as a diver beyond the normal recreational sphere!Read more

Post-Medieval Ropes and Cordage

Learn all you need to know about post-medieval rope to become part of the volunteer team recording and providing first-aid conservation to the vast amounts of rope and cordage recently raised from the Invincible wreck during the Maritime Archaeology Sea Trusts' excavation.Read more

Discovering WWII Coastal Defences

Have you ever been walking along a UK beach and seen rows of spikes sticking out of the sand? Or what on earth are the concrete blocks along the foreshore? Come to this two day course and learn all about the defence mechanisms that were put in place to protect us from invasion in WWII. Read more

International Training Partner Tutor Training

If you are interested in being a NAS tutor or are already a tutor but would like a refresher, then come to this short course and find out the latest information about this international organisation.Read more

Invincible Wreck and A1 Submarine Protected Wrecks Day

SOLD OUT !! A chance to dive with the NAS Diving Club (NASAC) on two of England's protected wrecks in one day. We visit the Invincible shipwreck (launched 1744, sank 1758) and the A1 submarine (launched 1902, sank 1914), both of which lie at a maximum depth of c.14m.Read more

Introduction and Part 1

Learn the basics of maritime archaeology surrounded by the ancient underwater heritage in BaiaRead more

Part 3

Further your understanding of and skills in maritime archaeology surrounded by the ancient underwater heritage in BaiaRead more

Photogrammetry of Archaeological Finds

Learn how to record archaeological finds in three dimensions and create virtual models to share with others. Read more

Holland No.5 and Normans' Bay Protected Wrecks Day

A chance to dive two of the UK’s protected wrecks in one day. A morning dive on the Holland 5 submarine (32m) followed by the wreck trail around the cannon on the 17th century Normans' Bay site (12m). Read more

Holland No.5 and Normans' Bay Protected Wrecks Day

A chance to dive two of the UK’s protected wrecks in one day. A morning dive on the Holland 5 submarine (32m) followed by the wreck trail around the cannon on the 17th century Normans' Bay site (12m). Read more

Holland No.5 and Normans' Bay Protected Wrecks Day

A chance to dive two of the UK’s protected wrecks in one day. A morning dive on the Holland 5 submarine (32m) followed by the wreck trail around the cannon on the 17th century Normans' Bay site (12m). Read more

SOLD OUT! Holland No.5 and Normans' Bay Protected Wrecks Day

SOLD OUT!! A chance to dive two of the UK’s protected wrecks in one day. A morning dive on the Holland 5 submarine (32m) followed by the wreck trail around the cannon on the 17th century Normans' Bay site (12m). Read more

Invincible Wreck and A1 Submarine Protected Wrecks Day

SOLD OUT ! - A chance to dive with the NAS Diving Club (NASAC) on two of England's protected wrecks in one day. We visit the Invincible shipwreck (launched 1744, sank 1758) and the A1 submarine (launched 1902, sank 1914), both of which lie at a maximum depth of c.14m.Read more

Walking Tour of Roman and Medieval London Ports

Explore present day London and see the physical evidence for the Roman and medieval ports of London. Read more

Historic Wooden Boat and Ship Construction

Do you know your futtock from your frame? What about your adze from your awl? If you are fascinated by the craftsmanship of wooden vessels but baffled by the terminology and number of parts then come to this course and NAS Senior Tutor, and former shipbuilder Ian Cundy, will explain it clearly.Read more