Becoming a Professional GenealogistEdit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
The following organizations promote professional standards in genealogical research from an international perspective. Each provides information about becoming a professional genealogist. For more information, go to Professional Researchers, Volunteers & Other Research Services at www.cyndislist.com/profess.htm.
P.O. Box 14291
Washington, D.C. 20044
Web site: www.bcgcertification.org
See also BCG Certification Seminar in the FamilySearch Learning Center.
International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen)
P.O. Box 970204
Orem, UT 84097-0204
Telephone: toll-free 1-866-813-6729
Web site: www.icapgen.org
Association of Professional Genealogists (APG)
P.O. Box 350998
Westminster, CO 80035-0998
If you are interested in becoming a professional genealogist, you will find helpful information in:
- Clifford, Karen. Becoming an accredited genealogist: plus a 100 tips to insure your success. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Pub., c1998
- Mills, Elizabeth Shown. Professional Genealogy: A Manual for Researchers, Writers, Editors, Lecturers, and Librarians. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2001.
- This page was last modified on 24 July 2012, at 17:57.
- This page has been accessed 1,086 times.
New to the Research Wiki?
In the FamilySearch Research Wiki, you can learn how to do genealogical research or share your knowledge with others.Learn More