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|10741 Santa Monica Blvd,|
Los Angeles, California 90025
|Mon, Fri, Sat: 9:00am – 5:00pm|
Tue, Wed, Thu: 9:00am – 9:00pm
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Basic Three-Day Intensive Family History/Genealogy Training Course
January 17, 18, 19 Tues Wed Thu
February 21, 22, 23 " " "
March 20, 21, 22 " " "
A Free Preliminary Computer Classes will be given Monday the day before each course that may be of help: Jan 16 - Feb 20 - Mar 19
Each course will follow this January pattern:
Enrollment is limited to the first 24 to register.
Course Dates: January 17, 18, 19 Tue, Wed, Thu
The Basic Three-Day Intensive course is offered at the Los Angeles Family History Library. It provides both the basic training to use the resources and the instructions to do Family History/Genealogy Research. It is complemented with a follow on advanced training course.
This course is useful for new Family History Consultants, volunteers who work at family history centers, members of the church and the general public who wish to improve their family history/genealogical research skills
However, the free Preliminary Computer Classes given Monday the day before each course may be of help. These particular classes are open to all patrons:
|Jan 16||1 PM||Introduction to Computers and File Management|
|2 PM||USB/flash drives and Windows operations|
|3 PM||Introduction to the Internet|
If you have any questions about the prerequisites, please contact Richard D. McBride, Director, LAFHL, 310-474-9990.
The classes will be from 8 AM to 5 PM each of the three days. Each class will usually last two hours. Each will involve classroom instruction followed by an assignment to be completed on the computers. Help is provided with assignments.
The order the classes are taught is subject to change.
|Jan 17||8 AM||Beginning Research/Organizing Family History|
|10 AM||Overview of Ancestry.com|
|1 PM||Finding Birth, Death and Marriage Records|
|3 PM||Introduction to PAF\\Ancestral Quest|
|Jan 18||8 AM||Family Search Library Catalog on www.familysearch.org|
|10 AM||Searching by Surname – What is already known?|
|1 PM||Advanced PAF 1\\Ancestral Quest - includes notes, sources and attaching images|
|3 PM||PAF\\Ancestral Quest Sharing: GEDCOM files and merging|
|Jan 19||8 AM||Wills and Probates|
|10 AM||Death Records: Cemetery, Obituary, Death Cert, etc|
|1 PM||Church Records: Non-LDS|
|3 PM||US Census Records - Computer Searches|
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You must register for this course, since we only have space for 24 students. Click here to register now, online. If you have any questions please call us at 310-474-9990.
You will receive an email within 2 weekdays confirming your registration. If you don't receive the email, email the LAFHL at email@example.com
Your pre-registration will be finalized by paying a $20 fee after receiving the confirming email. This fee is used to cover handout costs. If a person cannot afford the $20 registration fee, it will be waived. The class order is subject to change. Make your check out to LAFHL and the subject "Basic Three-Day Intensive Course" and send it to:
10741 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Los Angeles, CA 90025