Professional Development

  • Roundtable discussion at the travelling exhibit forum in 2014
    Roundtable discussion at the Travelling Exhibit Forum in 2014
  • Class examines the exterior of an historic building at Sharon Temple National Historic Site
    Examining the exterior of an historic building at Sharon Temple National Historic Site
  • Two class participants hold a bugle and look into the bell with a flashlight.
    Participants at the Artifacts course at the Brant Museum & Archives in 2016

 

The Ontario Museum Association provides members with a range of professional development opportunities:
 

Certificate in Museum Studies

The Ontario Museum Association Certificate in Museum Studies (CMS) is one of the only museum studies training programs offered on a part-time basis for museum workers, both paid and volunteer. The Certificate is often listed as a desirable qualification on museum job postings. Check the calendar for upcoming courses and registration dates.

Workshops and Webinars

Various workshops and webinars are held throughout the year. Please consult the calendar for upcoming events.

Registration Now Open:

CCI Workshop: Exhibition Lighting

February 6-7, 2019
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
Presented in partnership with the Ontario Association of Art Galleries

 

Symposia and Colloquia

Please visit the Special Projects page to learn more about OMA Symposia and Colloquia, and to access recordings and session information. Please consult the calendar for upcoming events.