Training Workshop for Site Managers takes place in Amman
Training workshop for site managers of archaeological sites in Jordan for effective methods in carrying out proper management plans
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Training Workshop for Site Managers takes place in AmmanThe Department of Antiquities/ATHENA Project of Ancient Theaters Enhancement forNew Actualities is holding a training workshop titled “Training for Sustainability SiteManagement Plan: From Theory to Practice”.The workshop, which will take place in Amman, is for site managers and those workingin heritage sites in the DoA will be held in two periods (18-22 November, 2012) and (6-10 January, 2013) is for archaeological site managers, those working in the differentsites in Jordan and those interested from the Department of Antiquities in Amman.The first training will have a practical side to be carried out in the Jarash ArchaeologicalSite which is serving as a case study for the sessions.The workshop is carried out by trainer Silvia Barbone from Jaylag, an internationalconsultancy based in Brussels, to develop effective instruments for the creation ofmethodological management plans and guidelines for the sustainability of ancienttheaters.There is a distinct framework to the training and structure of the workshopscharacterized by the “learning by doing approach", in that trainees listen, interact withthe trainer and be taken to Jarash as a final objective for the utilizations andapplications of the elements of site management in the archaeological digs. The aim of the training is to develop the knowledge, awareness and principleunderstandings related to site management plans, implementation and sustainabletourism. The sessions are expected to create an environment of site management, roles,principles and obligations for heritage and culture within the framework of tourismsustainability.In addition to a “Certificate of Attendance”, trainees will have the opportunity toparticipate in receiving a diploma in “Project Management for SustainableDevelopment.