Certification

What Does CGL Mean?

The BCG credential Certified Genealogical Lecturer (CGL) designates a Board-certified genealogist who has earned additional certif [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:15+00:00November 10th, 2014|Certification|1 Comment

Early Bird Registration Ends October 31st for SLIG 2014 – Course 5 – Credentialing: Accreditation, Certification, or Both?

Last weekend in Salt Lake City we kicked-off celebrations of the 50th anniversaries of two credentials, those administered by the [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:17+00:00October 23rd, 2013|Certification|Comments Off on Early Bird Registration Ends October 31st for SLIG 2014 – Course 5 – Credentialing: Accreditation, Certification, or Both?

Certification: It’s Not All About Writing and Citing

Please welcome guest blogger Elizabeth Shown Mills, CGSM, CGLSM © 2013 by the National Genealogical Society, Inc. Used by permiss [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:19+00:00May 23rd, 2013|Certification|Comments Off on Certification: It’s Not All About Writing and Citing

Why Certify? Listen to What Rice, Fonkert, and Henderson Have to Say

Many people with decades of experience in genealogy waiver about applying for certification. The application process is daunting a [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:44+00:00April 30th, 2013|Certification|Comments Off on Why Certify? Listen to What Rice, Fonkert, and Henderson Have to Say

Exploring Reasons Why to Certify

New audio clips of associates giving candid remarks on their certification process are on the BCG website's "Why Certification?" p [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:45+00:00February 25th, 2013|Certification|Comments Off on Exploring Reasons Why to Certify

Why Become Certified? Reasons Vary

"Why become certified?" is a question every person who has learned about BCG has asked. To help answer this, several Board-certifi [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:46+00:00January 3rd, 2013|Certification|Comments Off on Why Become Certified? Reasons Vary