RLP 110: Development Activities – Certification Preparation

Today’s episode of Research Like a Pro is about the second portfolio element for certification: development activities. In this element, you list the genealogy-related activities that helped you prepare for certification and share how they helped you. We discuss several educational opportunities and how they help you learn more about genealogy standards, records, and methodology.


Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) – website

Educational Activities – Board for Certification of Genealogists website with list and links to all the institutes and academic institutions that provide genealogy courses

BCG Application Guide (2019)

BCG Rubrics (2019)

Previous episodes about certification:

RLP #104 : Research Reports – Certification Preparation

RLP #101: Proof Arguments – Certification Preparation

RLP #99: Writing a Narrative Family History – Certification Preparation

RLP 86: Mining Records for Research Opportunities – Certification Preparation

Research Like a Pro eCourse

Study Group – more information and email list

Research Like a Pro: A Genealogist’s Guide by Diana Elder with Nicole Dyer on Amazon.com

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Posted On: August 17, 2020 at 06:33AM