Training and events

Introduction to Museum Accreditation

This workshop is aimed at museums who are considering applying for Accreditation for the first time. The workshop will provide: An understanding of the Accreditation Standard, its purpose, what it covers and the benefits it offers. Information about eligibility and the application process to join the scheme. Consideration to decide if Accreditation is the right […]

5 February 2024

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Elevenses, Thursday 22 February, Inclusive Recruitment

Join Inclusive Boards for a session focused on Inclusive Recruitment. In this session Inclusive Boards will provide you with tools for developing and managing an inclusive recruitment process for both employees and trustees. From your candidate pack to advertisement, sourcing, interviews and induction, we’ll share current best practices and quick wins to help you recruit […]

22 February 2024

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Elevenses, Tuesday 27 February, The Portable Antiquities Scheme

The Portable Antiquities Scheme is run by the British Museum and Amgueddfa Cymru – Museum Wales to encourage the recording of archaeological objects found by members of the public in England and Wales. Every year many thousands of archaeological objects are discovered, many of these by metal detector users, but also by people whilst out […]

27 February 2024

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Arts Council Project Grant Roadshow, Thursday 29 February, Leeds City Museum

Please note the Leeds Event on 29 February has been cancelled.  The event in Manchester on 11 March is still going ahead as planned. Are you a museum looking for funding support with a project? Or maybe you want to know a little more about how Arts Council England is supporting the museums sector? The […]

29 February 2024

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Accreditation Refresher: Developing audiences – users and non-users

This workshop is now full.  An additional workshop has been organised on 12 February 2-4.30pm.  For details visit here. Museum Development is hosting Accreditation refresher workshops for museums in the North of England.  The focus of this session is developing audiences and is led by Heather Lomas. These interactive online workshops are open to all […]

12 February 2024

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Accreditation Refresher: Developing Audiences

Museum Development is hosting Accreditation refresher workshops for museums in the North of England.  The focus of this session is developing audiences and is led by Heather Lomas. These interactive online workshops are open to all museums across the regions. Each refresher session will provide museums with: An overview of key topics Top tips for […]

12 February 2024

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Managing Museum and Archive Collections Together

This online session is aimed at those who are managing museum and archive collections together and may lack the professional skills to care for and make the best of both types of collection effectively. It will help museum managers and archive managers to understand more about the challenges of managing mixed collections. Places are split […]

21 February 2024

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Carbon Literacy Training for Museums

The Carbon Literacy Course will give you an understanding of what climate change is, the scale of its effects, and how museums fit into the global, national and local picture to address climate change. You will become Carbon Literate by making an individual pledge, and an organisational pledge to take back to your museum, of […]

6 February 2024

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