Training and workshops

Are you looking for training for you and your colleagues? Are you looking for an evening course, talk for your group or to further your knowledge in how to care for your family heirlooms? LFCP can help you.

Current Courses offered:

  • Writing an Environmental Sustainability Action Plan
  • Identification of Photographic material
  • Caring for Photographic Material:
    • storage
    • storage materials
    • handling
  • Caring for Photographic Negatives
  • The Identification of Moving Image Material 
  • The Preservation of Moving Image Material
  • Caring for Archives
  • Handling 
  • Make a Storage Box in 20 minutes
  • Dealing with Mould
  • Collections Care on a Shoestring 
  • How to Leaf Cast
  • An Introduction to Paper
  • Business Skills in the Cultural Heritage Sector:
    • Business Planning
    • Tools for Goal Setting
    • Time Management

All courses are tailored to your needs.

Get in touch if you can’t see the course you want. Courses can be created to your exact requirements.

Feedback from courses:

“Absolutely jam packed with useful information. Well presented and I loved the practical examples …. One of the most useful day courses I’ve been on.”

“Lorraine delivered the session in a very engaging way and was welcoming of questions throughout. Her enthusiasm was very apparent.”

“Clear, thorough and engaging.”

“Lots of expert and practical guidance.”

“Lorraine is an excellent teacher – a clear communicator, clearly with her finger on the pulse of this sector.”

Recent presentations to watch:

An Introduction to Paper

Caring for Paper

Mould the Destroyer Discover what causes mould, view examples of the damage it causes and explore how to prevent mould outbreaks. Find out about at the health hazards associated with mould and the steps you should take to reduce this risk.

Panels and Keynotes:

I am available to participate in panels and as a keynote.

Recent panel participation:

Sustainability in Collections Care. University of Cambridge Museums/SHARE Museums East

Museums, Galleries and Visual Arts. Discover Creative Careers

Conservation/Collections Care Jobs. Fair Museum Jobs

Social Class in Museums. Fair Museum Jobs