Training & Events
GEM is committed to making Continuing Professional Development (CPD) opportunities more accessible and connected for all those involved in the management and delivery of museum learning.
View our community calendar to search for the latest training and events being run by various museum and heritage organisations. Please note that not all events are run by GEM, check the individual details for each event.
Read more about GEM’s competency framework.
GEM are invested in continuing professional development of the museums and heritage learning workforce. Continuing Professional Development (CPD) benefits both the individual and the employer, and of course it benefits our sector too.
Now hosted online, the GEM Foundation Course in Museum Learning will provide you with opportunities to develop, practise and demonstrate the skills and knowledge needed to be an educator in museums, heritage and cultural settings.
If you want to develop your understanding and application of interpretive good practice, then this course is for you!
This workshop, led by Bernadette Lynch and Mark O’Neill, will explore the strategic potential of engagement work in our society to democratise museums and reduce inequalities in museum attendance.