Cultural Heritage Management

Course ID
Skills Development for Conservation
NQF Level 5
Fanuel Nyela
Blended Learning, Campus
5-10 days

The Southern African Wildlife College offers organisations and or private businesses the opportunity to enrol their staff for training in any of our short courses on the basis of ten people attending as a minimum requirement. Training can take place at the SAWC, via online format, or on-site at a location preferred and provided by the client. Courses can be tailored according to the specific needs of the organisation. Many short courses are offered in an online or blended-learning format for distance learners.


This module deals with: 

  • Apply conservation management principles in support of the management of cultural heritage in the area of operation.
  • Identify and describe cultural heritage management principles as it applies to own area of operation.
  • Document cultural heritage sites according to operational requirements in own area of operation.
  • Interpret cultural heritage legislation within the context of heritage management in conservation of protected areas.
  • Develop a cultural heritage management plan as it applies to a selected heritage site.
  • Use and apply cultural and conservation knowledge to interpret a cultural site and resources within a conservation / protected area.
Suitable for: 

Reserve managers and supervisors.