In the preventive conservation course you will learn about the concepts and methods of preventive conservation, how we can protect our heritage and prevent its destruction.
Language – English
The course fee includes 24-hour access for an unlimited time to:
- Lessons for each theme of the program
- Downloadable texts
- Explanatory videos
- Evaluation (1 final questionnaire)
“Better save than sorry…”
How we can protect our heritage and prevent its destruction.
Learning Objectives – Preventive conservation online course
At the end of this course, the participants will be able to apply methods of preventive conservation. In order to protect our heritage and prevent its destruction:
- The main notions of preventive conservation internationally accepted
- The methods that must be used before a variety of situations.
- The effects of the agents of deterioration on the various materials
- Methodology for risk assessment
Who takes this Course?
This course is intended for professionals who are engaged in activities related to Museography, Conservation and Restoration, Tourism professionals and all interested in the subject.
No access requirements
At the end of the course, a training certificate will be issued .
We are a training entity certified by DGERT – Training Entity Certificate No. 1800/2015 – so the certificate has international validity. Know more.
The course price (a single payment) includes all content, assessment and certificate. The value is exempt from VAT under paragraph 10 of Article 9 of the CIVA.
The course is organized in parts or modules in order to facilitate the learning sequence. However, you can freely browse the entire course without any restrictions 24 hours a day, according to your interests and your own work method.
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How it works
1.1. Preventive conservation
- General notions
- Basic principals
1.2. Preventive conservation plan: what to do and how to implement it?
1.3. Contingency plan
- What is preventive conservation
- Advantages of a preventive conservation plan
- How to implement an intervention plan: methods and tools
- Risk assessment methodology
- Risk assessment tools
- Practical example of risk assessment
- Universal agents
- Specific agents
- Physical agents
- Chemical agents
- Biological agents
- Exposure methods
- Transport and handling
Overall course evaluation – 4,4
(scale 1 to 5)
What students say about the course
Critical analysis and improvement opportunities:
The participants’ satisfaction is generally very good, having been mentioned by a large part the added value for professional activities.
Some comments mentioned that the platform’s navigability could be made easier. The platform has been modernized in order to provide greater comfort and ease to users.
It should also be noted that the course was revised due to the pandemic situation. Several new contents and links were inserted with different recommendations and debates related to the pandemic situation.