Professional Development

manlMuseum Studies Certificate Program

Training Opportunities:

Due to the present situation with COVID-19, all MANL workshops scheduled from March - June have been postponed to a later date. 
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 A Canadian Conservation Institute (CCI) Workshop
An Elective Course for MANL's Museums Studies Certificate Program

This workshop discusses the importance of preparing for emergencies, shows how to form and train an emergency response team, provides guidance in creating an effective emergency plan and offers training in the salvage of water-damaged collections. The workshop is highly interactive and includes lectures, demonstrations, discussions, group exercises and hands-on activities.

Dates: June 17-18, 2020
Hosted by: ANLA & MANL
Workshop Location: MANL Training Centre; 200 Military Road St. John's, NL.
Registration Fees: ANLA/MANL members $180 /Non-members: $205

Program Information & Learning Objectives

Apply for CMA Bursary 

Apply for a CMA bursary six weeks before the event you are planning to attend.
Please contact the Canadian Museums Association (CMA)for more information:

Telephone: 613-567-0099 x222 / Fax: 613-233-5438

  Phase boxes 2020

 A Phase Box is a simple, low-cost, enclosure made from archival quality materials. It is designed to protect rare, fragile, or valuable items from damage and further deterioration during storage.
The A.C. Hunter Library is pleased to partner with the Museum Association of Newfoundland and Labrador to host this hands-on mini-workshop. This is an adult-only program; sharp knives will be involved. All materials will be supplied.

Register with your Library card by calling 737-3950. There is a wheelchair accessible, gender inclusive washroom onsite.

This workshop has been postponed due to COVID-19.
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CCI Workshop 2019
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A two-day core course for MANL's Museums Studies Certificate Program
Date: March 20-21, 2019                                    Time: 9 – 4:30 pm
Fee: $130 (MANL), $155 (non-members)             
Instructor: Paula French, Private Conservator
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An elective course for MANL's in Museums Studies Certificate Program
Date: March 22, 2019                                      Time: 9 – 4:30 pm.
Fee: $85 (MANL), $110 (non-members)             
Instructor: Anne Madden, MANL Outreach Officer
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Cancellations received less than 5 days in advance are not eligible for refunds. Participants who do not attend remain responsible for full payment.