This course aims to raise awareness about the significance of historic cemeteries, and will encourage delegates to think about practical methods for achieving conservation.
Who is this event suitable for?
This course is aimed at people who manage historic cemeteries, such as local authority staff, diocesan staff, or Trusts/Friends groups. It would also be useful for local authority conservation staff that deal with planning applications affecting designated cemeteries.
By the end of the day delegates will:
1) Appreciate what is significant about historic cemeteries.
2) Understand how cemeteries can be managed and protected through the planning process and conservation areas.
3) Be able to assess when and how a Conservation Management Plan can be an effective tool in managing historic cemeteries.
4) Have begun to develop a practical action plan to deal with historic cemeteries under their influence.
Terms and Conditions:
Booking 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)