Monday, December 7, 2015

Register for Webinar Wednesday - Thinking About Becoming an Accredited Genealogist? by Apryl Cox and Kelly Summers

ICAPGenSM is a professional credentialing organization dedicated to testing an individual’s competence in genealogical research. The co-chairs of the ICAPGen Testing Committee will discuss the organization, the benefits of achieving an AG®credential, and the accreditation process.
Join us and Accredited Genealogists, Apryl Cox and Kelly Summers, for the live webinar Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 9pm Eastern U.S. Register today to reserve your virtual seat. Registration is free but space is limited to the first 1,000 people to join that day. Before joining, please visit to ensure you have the latest version of Java which our webinar software requires. When you join, if you receive a message that the webinar is full, you know we've reached the 1,000 limit, so we invite you to view the recording which should be published to the webinar archives within an hour or two of the event's conclusion. 
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About the presenters
CoxsummersApryl Cox, AG® is a professional researcher, instructor, and lecturer. She is an APG member and a former ICAPGen commissioner. Apryl is an adjunct professor at Brigham Young University where she teaches family history courses. She conducts client research and consultation, and lectures at national, state, and local conferences.
Kelly Summers is an Accredited Genealogist®. She received her B.A. in Family and Community History from Brigham Young University. She received her M.S. degree in Instructional Design and Educational Technology from the University of Utah. Her research expertise is in U.S. Midwestern & US Pacific and Spain. Kelly is experienced in Spanish, Latin American & Scandinavian research. Kelly teaches and lectures on many genealogical topics including methodology and specific record types found in U.S. and Spanish research. She teaches part-time at BYU, classes include Beginning Family History & Genealogy and Beginning Scandinavian Research, Beginning French & Italian Research, Beginning Spanish Research. Kelly also designs and teaches online genealogy classes at Salt Lake Community College. Kelly serves as the Testing Committee Co-Chair for the International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen).
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Webinar time
The webinar will be live on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at:
  • 9pm Eastern (U.S.)
  • 8pm Central
  • 7pm Mountain
  • 6pm Pacific
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Here's how to attend:
  1. Register at today. It's free!
  2. You will receive a confirmation email containing a link to the webinar.
  3. You will receive a reminder email both 1 day and 1 hour prior to the live webinar.
  4. Calculate your time zone by clicking here.
  5. Make sure you have the latest version of Java installed on your computer. Check at
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  7. Click on the webinar link (found in confirmation and reminder emails) prior to the start of the webinar. Arrive early as the room size is limited to the first 1,000 arrivals that day.
  8. Listen via headset (USB headsets work best), your computer speakers, or by phone.
We look forward to seeing you all there!

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