PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

This year NAGARA will be offering four pre-conference workshops and three exam preparation offerings in partnership with ACA and ICRM. These offerings, which complement the full-conference program, will be held on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, and require separate registration. One does not have to register or attend the Annual Conference in order to participate in these additional offerings. Learn more about these offerings below:

(FULL DAY WORKSHOP) "Microsoft 365 for Records Managers" 
Date/Time
: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 9AM - 5PM Local Time
Overview: Microsoft 365 Compliance Center is expanding its records management and information governances tools and solutions. This workshop will identify and walk through the functionality and solutions in M365 Compliance Center for G/E3 and G/E5 licenses; clarify similar terminology and features; demonstrate different options for creating and publishing labels and retention policies; and provide an overview of privacy and discovery features. The workshop will also feature a panel of records managers from various size governments discussing how they approached various aspects of implementation and answering your questions.
Cost
$150.00
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(FULL DAY WORKSHOP) "Tips and Tricks on Writing a Successful Grant Application" 
Date/Time
: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 9AM - 5PM Local Time
Overview: The primary emphasis of this workshop will be on the Access to Historical Records grant program. Attendees will have the opportunity to read and comment on two sample applications as part of the review process. They also will learn general tips that successful applicants have used to strengthen their applications. The workshop also will offer attendees the opportunity to start designing their own project and application package: defining project scope, devising a budget, developing a work plan, and preparing an application.
Cost
$150.00
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(HALF DAY AM WORKSHOP) "Managing Records from Cradle to Grave: PART 1"
Date/Time
: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 9AM - 5PM Local Time
Overview: PART 1 of this workshop will focus on the creation or capture of records and the treatment of them throughout their periods of relevance and use by an organization.
Cost
$75.00
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(HALF DAY AM WORKSHOP) "Managing Records from Cradle to Grave: PART 2"
Date/Time
: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 9AM - 5PM Local Time
Overview: PART 2 of this workshop will cover the disposition phase, particularly the preservation and management of historical records. Emphasis will be given to appraisal practices, which should span the entire lifecycle of a record: conducting a thorough appraisal during the early phases of a record’s life in order to create an effective retention schedule; having and following an appraisal policy during the final phase of a record’s life to inform collection decisions and management.
Cost
$75.00
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(HALF DAY PM EXAM PREPARATION COURSE: "ACA Certification Preparation Course"
Date/Time
: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 1PM - 5PM Local Time
Overview: Have you thought about becoming a Certified Archivist but aren't sure how to become one, what the benefits are and what the test entails? This half-day in person workshop will give you the chance to learn more about the Academy of Certified Archivists and the Certification Exam. It will offer tips on how to study, what the questions will be like, and how they are developed. Participants will come away with a better understanding of why certification matters and what to expect from the test. We will also highlight the benefits of earning and maintaining the title of Certified Archivist in for state, municipal, and federal government archivists. There will be ample time for discussion and questions from attendees.
Cost
FREE
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(HALF DAY AM EXAM PREPARATION COURSE): ICRM Course for CRA Candidates (Introduction and Parts 2, 3 & 4)
Date/Time
: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 8AM - 12PM Local Time
Overview: This 4-hour half day workshop will cover the introduction to the ICRM Exams, including a qualification overview, and a detailed overview of the material covered in Parts 2-4, with 20 sample questions for Parts 2-4

VISIT THE ICRM WEBSITE FOR MORE ABOUT PRICING AND REGISTRATION


(HALF DAY PM EXAM PREPARATION COURSE): ICRM Course for CRM Candidates (Parts 1, 5 & 6)
Date/Time
: Wednesday, July 13, 2022 | 1PM - 5PM Local Time
OverviewThis 4-hour half day workshop will cover the introduction to the ICRM Exams, including a qualification overview, and a detailed overview of the material covered in Parts 1, 5, and 6 with 20 sample questions for each part.
VISIT THE ICRM WEBSITE FOR MORE ABOUT PRICING AND REGISTRATION