FULLY BOOKED - contact us to be added to the reserve list on [email protected]

SATURDAY 26TH JUNE 2021

WHAT'S IT ABOUT?
This course will provide an introduction to the recording and analysis of modern steel and iron shipwrecks (post 1850). 

WHO IS IT FOR?
The course is aimed at individuals undertaking the NAS Training program particularly divers who want to be able to understand more about the twisted metal remains that they dive on actually are. This course is also for professional archaeologists wanting to develop skills in the recording and analysis of modern shipwrecks.

NAS members will earn 5 credits for attending this course.

COSTS
 
NAS members £100
 Non-NAS members £130 (although as NAS membership starts at £12, you're better off becoming a member and getting the discount rate immediately!)

WHO IS TEACHING THE COURSE?
Expert NAS tutor Jane Maddocks will guide participants through presentations and exploration of the SS Shieldhall

TIMETABLE in British Summer Time
 Please note Timetable is provisional and may be subject to change

Provisional timetable
 
09.15   Meet at the ship

 09.30  Welcome and Introduction to course

 09.45  The UK’s Shipping Record

 10.00  The Chronological development of modern shipping

 11.00  Break

 11.15  Legal issues around metal wrecks

 11:45  Basic Layout of Iron and Steel Shipwrecks

 13.00   Lunch 

 13.45  Key Features

 14:15  How to navigate Iron and Steel Shipwrecks

 15.00  Recording approaches to Iron and Steel Shipwrecks

 16.00  Practice dry run recording metal wreck

 16.30  End of day discussion

 16.45  Get involved with the NAS presentation

 17.00   Day End