Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
The lead voice for heritage conservation  Shaping Conservation’s future
Key Topics <ul><li>Selecting the right external conservator </li></ul><ul><li>Other resources available </li></ul><ul><li>...
Main strands of work <ul><li>Advocacy </li></ul><ul><li>Public access and understanding  </li></ul><ul><li>Training and ed...
ACR – Accredited Conservator-Restorer <ul><li>Recognised industry standard for conservators </li></ul><ul><li>Assessment a...
Conservation Register   www.conservationregister.com
Information
Guidance Notes
Caring for…leaflets and pdfs
The Forum Shopping Mall, Sittingbourne   <ul><li>Taking conservation to the community </li></ul><ul><li>Partnership betwee...
Icon - the Institute of Conservation <ul><li>www.icon.org.uk </li></ul><ul><li>The Conservation Register </li></ul><ul><li...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Collections Trust MDO Briefing Day: Institute Of Conservation

470 views

Published on

A presentation given by Jessica Wanamaker from ICON at the Collections Trust Briefing Day for Museum Development Officers in London on 23 November 2009

Published in: Technology, Education
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Collections Trust MDO Briefing Day: Institute Of Conservation

  1. 1. The lead voice for heritage conservation Shaping Conservation’s future
  2. 2. Key Topics <ul><li>Selecting the right external conservator </li></ul><ul><li>Other resources available </li></ul><ul><li>Conservation: a tool for community engagement in heritage </li></ul>
  3. 3. Main strands of work <ul><li>Advocacy </li></ul><ul><li>Public access and understanding </li></ul><ul><li>Training and education for conservators </li></ul><ul><li>Professional standards </li></ul>
  4. 4. ACR – Accredited Conservator-Restorer <ul><li>Recognised industry standard for conservators </li></ul><ul><li>Assessment and accreditation process </li></ul><ul><li>Annual continuing professional development </li></ul><ul><li>Disciplinary procedure </li></ul>® Collective Trade Mark of PACR Accredited Conservator-Restorers
  5. 5. Conservation Register www.conservationregister.com
  6. 6. Information
  7. 7. Guidance Notes
  8. 8. Caring for…leaflets and pdfs
  9. 9. The Forum Shopping Mall, Sittingbourne <ul><li>Taking conservation to the community </li></ul><ul><li>Partnership between conservators and other professionals </li></ul><ul><li>Partnership:Kent County Council, Sittingbourne Heritage Museum and the Museum of London </li></ul><ul><li>School visits and package of materials </li></ul><ul><li>50+ volunteers of all ages and backgrounds </li></ul><ul><li>100+ visitors per day </li></ul><ul><li>How can one take advantage of this work? </li></ul>
  10. 10. Icon - the Institute of Conservation <ul><li>www.icon.org.uk </li></ul><ul><li>The Conservation Register </li></ul><ul><li>www.conservationregister.com </li></ul>

×