Training, NI Museums Council (Training)

Posted: Monday, 08 April 2019

The Northern Ireland Museums Council (NIMC) is delighted to announce the first three, pre - Summer training events. Registration fees are: Members: £70; Non-Members £110.

Museums and Volunteers - organisation benefit, individual gain and community engagement
21st May 2019
Venue: The Argory
Trainer: Volunteer Now
Volunteer Now will cover ‘Volunteer Management: the essentials'
• Valuing volunteers
• Role descriptions
• Promoting opportunities
• Policy and management
• Motivating and supporting
The day will include case studies from local museums.

Museum Learning: Supporting the Primary School Curriculum
Trainers: Lecturers from Stranmillis University College
9th April 2019 10am-3pm
Lagan Room, Ulster Folk Museum * fully booked but plans to hold a repeat session so register your interest now, date tbc

Using Visual Communication Strategies and a Makaton Taster
Trainers: Autism NI and Robinson Makaton Training
24th June 2019 10am-4pm
Lagan Room, Ulster Folk Museum

Dementia Awareness Workshops
NIMC can support local museums through the delivery of a Dementia Awareness Workshop. If you are interested in finding out more about hosting a session or in finding out more about Dementia Friendly Museums work please contact

Click here for further information and details of registration.