Dr Noelene Cole
Register of Cultural Heritage Management Training Providers
|Non-accredited training delivered|
Dr Cole is non-Indigenous and experienced in delivering training to Indigenous people.
Dr. Cole's qualifications and relevant experience:
- Cultural heritage professional (PhD in archaeology)
- Professional member of the Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists (AACAI)
- Honorary Senior Research Fellow, James Cook University
- Long term experience in cultural heritage recording and management (research and consulting)
- Educator (tertiary and field schools)
Dr Cole is primarily a rock art specialist. Current projects include training young Indigenous people in rock art recording in Cape York Peninsula.
Dr Cole has more than 20 years experience working in cultural heritage research and consulting with Indigenous people in Queensland. Projects have incorporated training for Indigenous rangers and trainees in some or all of the following:
- cultural and historical site recording
- rock art recording
- cultural heritage survey
- report writing
- oral history recording
- mapping and field methods
- site condition monitoring
- developing cultural heritage management plans.
Dr Cole has worked on training projects associated with:
- archaeological/cultural heritage field research
- community requests to record cultural heritage places and oral history
- rock art field schools (James Cook University)
- community initiatives to develop local databases
- museum based projects to indentify and study cultural materials
- field survey associated with consulting/development projects.
Dr Cole has delivered cultural heritage management training to an Indigenous group within the last 12 months (valid at June 2013).
PLEASE NOTE: The Register of Cultural Heritage Management Training Providers is provided for information only. The Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities does not endorse or recommend any listed training provider on the Register or warrant that any providers are suitable or appropriately qualified. Organisations should conduct their own procurement processes before choosing or engaging a trainer. Information on the Register is as provided by the listed training providers.
About the Register
The Register of Cultural Heritage Management Training Providers has been developed as a resource for Indigenous land and sea managers who want to undertake training in cultural heritage management.
Please contact us if you wish to be included on the register, or if you or your organisation is included on the Register and you would like to update any details. Email: workingoncountry@