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  • 1. Merriman Historical Research Lorna Moloney Collection Care Management Strategy Training Workshops Every museum, from the small county historical society run by volunteers to the major metropolitan fine arts museum with a multimillion dollar endowment has one thing in common: a collection that needs constant care...Responsibility for updating those skills, for properly caring for a collection, falls to everyone associated with a museum. Aims To provide basic conservation training for staff, volunteers and students involved in all facets of museum collections & Heritage. Learning Outcomes • Creation of general conservation assessment survey • Knowledge of correct cleaning techniques of exhibits, exhibition spaces and storage areas • Understanding of correct handling techniques in relation to materials • Development of packing skills for exhibit transportation in relation to inter-house loans, sale or purchase, and art exhibitions. • Knowledge of Best practice in relation to conservation techniques • Development of baseline surveys for Heritage projects • Knowledge of environmental conditions • Health and safety issues • Knowledge of built heritage environs • Promotion of initiatives developed to culturally include all cohorts of the community for the future preservation of heritage artefacts and their surrounds.