Cannon Street Foreshore with Thames Discovery Programme

Thames Discovery Programme FROG training

19.04.2018 to 22.04.2018

Various locations

Become a Thames Discovery Programme volunteer - join the FROG (Foreshore Recording and Observation Group) and learn to monitor and record the archaeology London's largest open air arhchaeological site; the Thames foreshore. 

The training programme takes place over four days. It will include health and safety training, lectures about Thames archaeology from the Thames Discovery Programme team, foreshore fieldwork sessions on iconic London beaches and guided walks to sites of archaeological and historical interest.

The training dates and locations are as follows, attendance at all four days of the training is required to complete the course and become a member of the FROG team.

  • April 19th: Mortimer Wheeler House, 46 Eagle Wharf Road, N1 7ED, 1015-1530
  • April 20th: Rotherhithe foreshore 1000-1300, Mortimer Wheeler House 1430-1630
  • April 21st: Rotherhithe foreshore 1030-1330, Port of London Walk/London Bubble Theatre, SE16 4JD 1430-1630
  • April 22nd: Rotherhithe foreshore 1100-1400, Port of London Walk/London Bubble Theatre, SE16 4JD 1500-1700

To book your place, please complete this form and email it to thamesdiscovery@mola.org.uk. If you would like to know more about what's involved in the training and being a FROG member, read the New FROG FAQs.

Prices:

  • Waged: £100 (only £25 per day)
  • Unwaged: £50
  • Londoners aged over 75: FREE! Thanks to the kind support of City Bridge Trust

Once you’ve completed your training, any fieldwork and monitoring you take part in with us is free.

How to pay:

When Thames Discovery Programme receive your application form, they will send you a link and information on how to pay the course fee, either in full now, or alternatively, to pay a £25 deposit now and pay the remainder in April 2018.

If you have any questions about FROG Training, please email thamesdiscovery@mola.org.uk.

Fees:

Waged: £100 (only £25 a day)
Unwaged: £50
Londoners aged over 75: FREE! Thanks to the kind support of City Bridge Trust.

Once you’ve completed your training, any fieldwork and monitoring you take part in with us is free.

How to pay:

When we receive your application form, we will send you a link and information on how to pay the course fee, either in full now, or alternatively, to pay a £25 deposit now and pay the remainder in April 2018.

If you have any questions about FROG Training, please email us thamesdiscovery@mola.org.uk.