Course Details
Event Date 8th April 2016
Time 9.00am Registration at 8.45am
Duration 7 hours
Code ARC
CPD Points 6.5
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Registration Details
Registration Closing Date 5th April 2016
Registration Price $575.00 ea (General)

Who should attend

Those with responsibility for managing collections of archives, for example local history librarians, school archivists, church archivists and business archivists.

Course Objective

This course will provide participants with the skills and knowledge to establish and manage an archival program in their place of work.

Course Outcomes

On completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify basic archival principles;
  • Define common archival terminology;
  • Identify your organisational context;
  • Identify and manage records and documents in the organisational context;
  • Establish your archival program including:
    • Archival policies
    • Archives accommodation and environment
    • Bringing material into your collection : Acquisition, appraisal and accessioning
    • Describing and arranging your collection: Arrangement and Description
    • Making your collection available: Finding Aids, Access and Reference Services, Outreach (user education and public relations)
    • Preservation
  • Archival management systems.
Venue Information
The Park Business Centre
45 Ventnor Avenue West Perth
Public car parks near the venue.
Accessible via public transport.
* PLEASE NOTE that street parking is only available for a maximum of 3 hours.
Morning and afternoon tea is included.
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Contact Person
Natalie Lane
9200 6250