BCG currently uses several service and certification marks. Our name, Board for Certification of Genealogists, and certification marks, Certified Genealogist and CG, are registered trademarks. Our credentials other than our registered certification marks, CGL and Certified Genealogical Lecturer, are service marks.


> For guidance about acceptable practices and uses, see Use of BCG’s Service Marks and Certification Marks.

> For information about protection of BCG’s marks, see Protection of BCG’s Service Marks and Certification Marks.