Putting Skills to Work, BCG Education Fund

Pre-Registration for the NGS 2015 Family History Conference is now closed.

This intensive day of learning focuses on skills and research standards needed by all genealogists. BCG Education Fund designed the workshop for intermediate and advanced practitioners and combines class discussion with hands-on exercises. The registration fee of $110 includes two sessions, syllabus, and lunch. Limited to sixty students, the program starts at 9:00 a.m..

NGS conference registration is not required. The workshop usually fills up quickly so register on 1 December 2014 or as soon thereafter as possible.


Barbara J. Mathews, CG, FASG, will address Evidence Analysis, Correlation, and Resolution: The Heart of the Genealogical Proof Standard. The session will cover weighing and correlating sources, evidence, and information for successful resolution of investigations.

Elissa Scalise Powell, CG, CGL, will focus on Tested Strategies for Efficient Research Reports. Committing findings to paper should be part of every research process. This session will demonstrate how to develop a sharable work product.

Sponsored by the BCG Education Fund, an independent charitable trust. For more details,visit http://www.bcgcertification.org/educationfund/

Questions? Contact NGS Registrar Courtney Holmes at registration@ngsgenealogy.org or refer to FAQs.

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