Wednesday 20 September 2023

City Colleges' Certificate course in Family History starts next week

An online Family History course, run in collaboration between Accredited Genealogists Ireland and City Colleges, Dublin, will start on Thursday 28 September. It is a foundation course and will run for 10 weeks.

All lecturers hold credentials as Members of Accredited Genealogists Ireland. Students will be introduced to the building blocks of genealogy such as civil records, church records and census records, and are guided through other exciting resources such as land surveys and historic newspapers.

All training is provided live, online, with real-time instructor-student interaction.

Those who successfully complete the course receive the City Colleges Professional Certificate Award for Family History Research.

An Advanced Level Diploma course will run in the Spring 2024 term. Those that complete the foundation course in the Autumn term will have an option to continue their studies to the higher level.

For details of the course's structure, timetables, modules and lecturers, see the City Colleges website or phone 00 353 1 4160034.