Foundation and Advanced Foundation Course in Genealogy

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Revision as of 02:10, 30 January 2012

Los Angeles
FamilySearch Library
Richard McBride, Director
10741 Santa Monica Blvd,
Los Angeles, California 90025




Mon, Fri, Sat:    9:00am – 5:00pm

Tue, Wed, Thu: 9:00am – 9:00pm
Information about FamilySearch Library

Contact Information

Hours & Holiday Schedule

One-day Intensive class on Family Tree

Beginning 3-day Intensive Family History/Genealogy Training Course

Advanced Three-Day Intensive Family History Course

Gathering the Information You Need for Temple Work

Finding Ancestral Names for Temple Work|and Information About Them

Family Tree Sources, Photos Stories, & Documents

Introduction to Genealogy

Researching Roots in Mexico

African American Research


Foundation Course in Genealogical Research

Los Angeles Family History Library
Located downstairs in the Visitor's Center behind the LA Temple
10741 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90025

Course Description

This course is series of six SUNDAY evening classes.  It is a certificated program for training Family History Consultants, volunteers who work at family history centers and members of the church who wish to improve their genealogical research skills. Others who are interested in this course may also register. This course is ideal for those who wish to develop their computer and genealogy skills to meet their personal genealogical/family history goals. A course completion certificate will be awarded upon completion of the six classes.

These classes are offered on Sunday evenings from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at the Los Angeles Family History Library. The class will start at 6:30 PM with a computer lab at 7:30 PM. Pre-registration is required. There is a $10 pre-registration fee. If a person cannot afford the $10 registration fee, it will be waved. If you are interested in attending the course, please follow the course registration instructions below.

Course Classes

1 Beginning Research/Organizing family history/genealogical data files
2 Introduction to PAF/Ancestral Quest
Finding Birth, Death and Marriage records
Family Search Library Catalog on
5 and Census Searching
6 Searching by Surname

Course order is subject to change

Course Start Dates for 2012

Jan 22 Mar 18
Jan 29 Mar 29
Feb 5 Apr 1
Feb 12 Apr 8
Feb 19 Apr 15
Feb 26 Apr 22


Call 310-474-9990 to register by phone or Click HERE to register online. There is a $10 fee which may be waived. The class order is subject to change.