NAS Intro Course

Crystal Pool; 2275 Quadra Street
Victoria V8T 4C4
48° 26' 0.672" N, 123° 21' 26.19" W

NAS Course Offering 

The UASBC will be offering a NAS Introduction to Foreshore and Underwater Archaeology Course in Victoria at the Crystal Pool, on Saturday March 16, 2013.

What is it?

The NAS Introduction to Foreshore and Underwater Archaeology is a course designed to introduce students to the essential skills required to undertake basic underwater archaeological recording work. 

The course will cover principles of archaeology, instruction in basic survey techniques, an overview of sites around the world and the legal aspect of underwater heritage sites.  The workshop includes a hands-on session where divers practice in the pool and non-divers practice on the pool deck. Both divers and non-divers are welcome!

Course Cost is $100.00 for UASBC Members and $135.00 for non members

Pre-registration is required.  For more information or to register contact: Jacques Marc at 250-474-5797 or e-mail


Course accreditation is issued jointly by the UASBC and NAS (the Nautical Archaeology Society from the UK).