Understanding and Managing World Heritage Sites - South West
9:30am - 4pm
The course will provide delegates with:
* A better understanding of UNESCO and the value it provides
* An awareness and better knowledge of the World Heritage Convention and its relevance in England
* The ability to implement, and fully appreciate the nomination process for World Heritage status
* An understanding of the benefits and challenges arising from World Heritage status, including the legislation surrounding the status.
The day is aimed primarily at local authority staff with, or hoping to get, World Heritage Site status.
Refreshments & Registration
Welcome and Introduction
The World Heritage Convention and its Relevance in England
Tea and coffee
Nomination for World Heritage Status – a case study
Managing a World Heritage Site Part 1 – a case study
Managing a World Heritage Site Part 2 – The Implications, Duties and Responsibilities
Introduction to Site Visit
Coffee Break Return to coffee and discussion of site visit
Summary of the day, and final questions
Terms and ConditionsBooking is essential for all courses as places are limited. Please note that we are initially only able to allocate 2 places per organisation.Please note, these training events are provided free of charge by Historic England, and places are at a premium. You can send a replacement or notify us by e mail if you book and then can’t attend. Non-attendance will incur a fee of £150 unless you contact us at least 5 days in advance.
Please also be aware photography or filming may take place at events for promotional use.We use the Eventbrite online booking service to make it easier for you book onto our events. If you don’t want to book online using this service, please contact one of our Training Delivery Officers to request a booking form (email: helmbookings@HistoricEngland.org.uk)