Alongside local archaeological societies there are also field-schools which employ professional archaeologists to teach practical fieldwork and post-excavation techniques, whilst there are numerous community archaeology excavations which are now becoming more and more popular.
Fieldwork and training opportunities
Kent Archaeological Field School http://www.kafs.co.uk/
Sussex School of Archaeology http://www.sussexarchaeology.org/
CITiZAN, or Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network (MoLA) http://www.mola.org.uk/projects/research-and-community/citizan
Culver Archaeological Project http://culverproject.co.uk/
Friends of Woking Palace http://www.woking-palace.org/