Training

We offer unique guided tours, talks by specialists, on-demand training, and other opportunities to do with museum and gallery practice.

Our program is for museum professionals, volunteers, and others with an interest in museums.

See our Events & Training calendar for scheduled training sessions, or contact us about training.

On-Demand Training

We meet the needs of small organisations by providing workshops on-demand. These provide an introduction to museum practices and issues. They’re also a way to refresh or update knowledge acquired from prior training and experience.

Choose from a range of topics:

  • business planning
  • care of photographs and negatives
  • caring for textiles
  • caring for your collections
  • cataloguing
  • conservation planning
  • disaster planning
  • exhibition design – art
  • exhibition design – social history exhibitions
  • exhibitions: from concept development to delivery
  • grant writing
  • marketing
  • significance assessment
  • storage, handling and movement of objects
  • writing labels

> Full workshop descriptions and fees

On-demand training can be provided in Victoria’s regional centres and metropolitan Melbourne.

Contact us to discuss your training needs.