The Georgia Trust Historic Preservation Institute offers preservation courses throughout the year.
March 22, 2023
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
This class has been developed by The Georgia Trust to assist preservation nonprofit organizations and Places in Peril sites. The class will focus on the fundamentals of fundraising; topics will include special events, donor relations, grant writing, capital campaigns, planned giving and membership. Learn new ideas and strategies to help your organization succeed.
A recording of this class will be shared with registered attendees who cannot attend the live session.
How to Nominate a Place in Peril: Recognizing Georgia’s Threatened Historic Sites
Do you know of a threatened or endangered historic site that needs attention? Attend this free webinar to learn more about The Trust’s Places in Peril program. Led by staff at The Georgia Trust, this webinar covers how the program works and walk you through the steps to make a nomination, highlighting past examples and success stories.
This webinar originally took place on May 12, 2020, however you can view a recording on YouTube using the button below. (The webinar starts at the 5:00 minute mark of the recording)
Historic Preservation Leadership Course
The next course will be held in January 2024.
Note: If you completed the 2023 course and require a certificate of completion for Real Estate or AIA continuing education credits, please reach out to Ben Sutton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If a training certificate is needed for Historic Preservation Commission training, please contact email@example.com at the Historic Preservation Division.
In this course, learn about the history of Georgia and its rich architectural heritage. Session topics include an overview of Georgia history, historic architectural styles, historic architects of Atlanta, preservation law, and economic incentives for historic preservation.
Continuing education credits are available. Although designed for architects, planners and real estate professionals, this course is open to the public. Anyone interested in learning these important aspects of historic preservation is invited to sign up.
Fee: $100 for members of the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation or GIRE; $125 for non-members
Continuing Education Credits: The course is certified for 6 hours of Real Estate Continuing Education and 6 AIA Continuing Education Learning Units. Realtors must attend all sessions to receive credit.