Friday, May 08, 2009

Free Family History Webinars Announced

"May 6th, 2009: Registration for free training webinars is now open to all family history consultants and directors. These webinars are meant to help family history centers thrive as consultants learn about the new technologies and resources available to them. There will be a new calendar of webinars available at the beginning of each month.

The following Family History Center Training Webinars are now open for registration:

Syncing PAF files with FamilySearch™ using FamilyInsight:
Monday, May 11th 9:30-10:30am MDT
Thursday, May 21st 6:00-7:00pm MDT

Collaboration Clean-Up
Saturday, May 16th 10:00-11:00am MDT

How to Light a Fire Under Your Ward
Tuesday, May 26th 7:00-8:00pm MDT

Click here for current webinar information and registration

When possible, directors are invited to share these webinars via projection screen for their family history center staff. Consultants may also join webinars from a home computer equipped with audio. A microphone or long distance phone connection will be required to participate in the live question and answer session following each presentation. Webinars will be 40-60 minutes in length. Webinars will also be recorded and archived to allow viewing for those who are unable to attend them live. To subscribe to a monthly calendar of webinars, follow the above link and fill out the form at the bottom of the page.

If you would like to schedule a special webinar for a group of 40 or more, you will need to e-mail at least one month in advance. Please include the date & time (No Sundays), an estimated number of attendees, and the desired topic."

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Just "attended" the first Webinar on Synchronizing your files" this morning using my laptop at home. Worked great, was not too much information at one time, and ... the best part ... they will archive the webinar so we can go back and watch it over and over until we finally get it!!