KZN Amafa Institute Free Learning Opportunity

KZN Amafa Institute Free Learning Opportunity

Do you take decisions on land use, buildings, town or regional planning? Do you submit applications to the KZN Amafa & Research Institute in terms of heritage legislations? Are you starting a business in the heritage sector? KZN Amafa Institute, through the University of Cape Town, has put together a training programme that can enhance your understanding and your ability to apply the laws.


  • History of the ideas and theories of architectural and urban conservation
  • Introduction to certain national and international charters
  • A grounding in the principles of conservation practice
  • Introduction to the national and KZN legislation and to the current administrative practices Introduction to the research techniques and sources used in this multi-disciplinary practice
Course dates: 8 – 10 and 13-15 November 2023; 08h00 – 13h00 (6 half-days)
  • If you are interested, you can apply through Amafa Institute
  • You need to have access to online platforms as this course will be entirely conducted online
  • Once accepted, attendance for all days is compulsory
  • All participants will sign a learning commitment with Amafa Institute
  • All participants will be expected to write an assessment (examination or assignment)
  • All costs will be paid by Amafa Institute


Submit your application pack which must include:
  • Your resume,
  • 200 words motivation
  • Your current scope of work or if you are a heritage practitioner, brief statement

All applications to be submitted to

Due date: 31 October 2023, 12h00