Scotland's Coastal Heritage at Risk

Training videos

How to...

Use the Sites at Risk Map

Download and submit ShoreUPDATE surveys

Add a new site

Use the Android ShoreUDATE app

Use the Apple ShoreUPDATE app


Training exercises

These are the exercises we go through at ShoreUPDATE volunteer training events. They guide you through different aspects of using the website with step-by-step instructions.


HOW TO use the Sites at Risk Map


HOW TO add a new site


HOW TO use the app (Android)


HOW TO use the app (Apple)


Useful information...

Re-size your photos

Weather and tide times

Online historic environment data

Websites, standards, guidance etc.

Taking your interest in archaeology further

Convert OS National Grid coordinates to numeric grid coordinates

Canmore thesaurus for site type


The important stuff...

Project terms and conditions

Health and Safety Policy

Safety Guidelines

Responsible Access 


Useful downloads for volunteers...

Download ShoreUPDATE Risk Assessment