Welcolme to our AIMA NAS Training Page .Please click on the link and send us your enqiry about Part 1 and Part 2 courses via Email.
Part 1 is an internationally recognised course. It is a two day introduction to Maritime Archaeology, which includes at least 8 hours of classwork in addition to practical work on land.
It is a general introduction to maritime archaeology which focuses on aspects such as Pre-disturbance Survey, or in other words non-intrusive surveys of shipwreck sites.The purpose of this course is to make candidates aware of Maritime Archaeological methods and proceedures and to raise awareness of the need for shipwreck preservation in Australia.
The course structure includes
Archaeological Sciences Materials conservation,
Shipwreck Position Fixing,
Remote Sensing & State and Commonwealth Legislation.
Please note a diving qualification is not required to complete the Part One course.
The Part 2 course requires the attendance of a Survey Day School, or lecture series, the equivalent of 2 days attendance at archaeology conferences and the completion of a short project. The minimum requirement for the completion of Part II is the attendance of 7 approved lectures relevant to maritime archaeology, OR a Survey Day school which includes 2 lectures and practical survey work. Some of the Survey Day schools will be carried out above water to cater for non-divers. All participants are required to submit a satisfactory report on a short survey project undertaken by themselves. Participants are also required to attend the equivalent of a 2 day conference in order to gain a background knowledge of current work in the field of maritime archaeology.
Shipwreck Data Form (pdf, 313 kb) or (doc, 362 kb)
|MAAV shipwreck data form blank.
| Shipwreck Data Form Guide (pdf, 456 kb)
||Definitions and guide to assist in using the MAAV Shipwreck Data Form
| Survey Permit (pdf, 9 kb)
||Notice of intention to carry out an archaeological survey, Heritage Victoria. On completion form should be mailed or faxed to Heritage Victoria.
|| Heritage Act 2019 (pdf, 660 kb)
||Underwater Heritage ACT 2019
If you have any questions regarding these courses and would like to book your place for future courses e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org