Professional Development

Museum Studies Certificate Program


Upcoming Training

Workshop: Canada's Road to Confederation: Managing of Confederation Artifacts in your Collection

Location: Grand Falls-Windsor, NL. Ibex Fuels at 46 Hardy Avenue
Date: March 14-15, 2017; 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
*Core Course for Museum Studies Certificate Program*

Managing your collection is one of the biggest responsibilities for every museum. Participants will learn about all aspects of collections management, including the acquisition, registration, cataloguing and records management. This course will also cover an introduction to collections care, handling and storage as well as collections access and security. This workshop will give heritage groups the necessary skills to safely care for their mixed collections, such as military metals, uniforms, weapons and much more . Having taken the course participants should understand why collections management is important and implement best practices that their museum.

Instructor: Sarah Wade, Professional Development Coordinator, MANL
Enrollment Limits: Maximum of 20
Registration fees: $130 for MANL members, $155 for non-members

This workshop is a Core Course for the Museum Studies Certificate Program. For more information about this program, please contact Sarah Wade, Professional Development Coordinator via email at or at (709) 722 9034.

Cancellations received less than 5 days in advance are not eligible for refunds. Participants who do not attend remain responsible for full payment.

Thanks to Canadian Heritage Museum Assistance Program and the Department of Business, Tourism, Culture and Rural Development for supporting the efforts of the Museum Association of Newfoundland and Labrador.