Genealogy Standards

BCG will use newly revised Genealogy Standards for evaluation effective 15 May 2019

The Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) has announced the standards manual it recently revised to address use of DNA wil [...]

2019-05-16T09:32:14-04:00May 16th, 2019|Announcements|Comments Off on BCG will use newly revised Genealogy Standards for evaluation effective 15 May 2019

Genealogy Standards Second Edition Available

The groundbreaking second edition of Genealogy Standards is now available for purchase at Amazon.com (release date 5 March 2019). [...]

2019-03-22T10:47:57-04:00March 1st, 2019|BCG News|Comments Off on Genealogy Standards Second Edition Available

Standards for DNA Evidence

Board for Certification of Genealogists Adopts Standards for DNA Evidence On 21 October 2018, the Board for the Certification of G [...]

2018-10-28T10:33:20-04:00October 28th, 2018|Announcements, BCG News|Comments Off on Standards for DNA Evidence

Free BCG Webinar on Reliability and Reasoning

Michael Ramage, JD, CG, “Reliability: The Keystone of Genealogical Reasoning, with Judicial Comparisons” was presented 15 December [...]

2018-09-19T17:13:38-04:00December 8th, 2015|Webinars|Comments Off on Free BCG Webinar on Reliability and Reasoning

Free BCG Webinar: Applying Standards to International Research

Tuesday, 20 October 2015, at 8:00 p.m. EDT, Melanie D. Holtz, CG, will present "Applying the Standards to International Research." [...]

2018-09-19T17:14:37-04:00October 16th, 2015|Webinars|Comments Off on Free BCG Webinar: Applying Standards to International Research

Respecting the Privacy of DNA Test Takers

By Judy Kellar Fox, CG® We, all of us who take a genetic test or sponsor or manage a test for someone else, have a responsibil [...]

2018-05-15T09:51:45-04:00October 8th, 2015|Education|Comments Off on Respecting the Privacy of DNA Test Takers

BCG Announces Use of New Standards Book and Aids

The Board for Certification of Genealogists (BCG) has announced adoption of its new standards manual for use in its evaluation pro [...]

2018-05-15T09:52:16-04:00March 3rd, 2014|BCG News|Comments Off on BCG Announces Use of New Standards Book and Aids