Family History - Using Military Records | Canterbury Adult Education Centre

Family History - Using Military Records at Canterbury Adult Education Centre

Price: £30.00 Starts: 10/02/2018 Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Tutor: Janet Adamson Ends: 10/02/2018 Location: Canterbury Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

A short course on finding, and using, military records for family members who served with the British forces throughout periods of conflict from early 19c until after the Second World War. Army, Navy, Air Force will be covered as well as those who served on the Home Front. Medal records and memorials will be covered as will internet sites.

There is limited parking on site, but there is a public car park nearby and on-street parking.

How will I be taught?

Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles and ensure that you achieve your full potential. We want you to enjoy learning with us so your course will be taught in a relaxed and informal atmosphere, where your individual needs are catered for.

Your tutor will give you informal feedback and be at hand to guide you in the star of your research.

What do I need to bring with me?

We advise students not to purchase equipment, books or materials until after the first session of the course unless otherwise stated. Any document or file that you may chose to bring remains under your responsibility for the length of the course.

What can I do next?

This session will enable you to develop your research further. You may want to join a longer Family History course to explore deeper your ancestors.Your tutor will advise you on the appropriate follow-up course. Enrol early as places cannot be guaranteed.

What do I need to join the course

All are welcome to join this course. No prior knowledge or experience of Family History is required but basic computer skills, using a keyboard, mouse and computer to access the internet at home or a local library would be needed.
For anyone who has started family history research, and wants more in depth coverage of where to find material. Students will be expected to work, using computers, on their own family, interact with other students, and contribute to class discussion.

About the Tutor: Janet Adamson

Janet Adamson is a trained librarian who specialised for 15 years in local and family history with other 10 years experience in teaching adults.
She holds a B.A. MCILIP and is a chartered member of the Library Association.

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Getting there

Canterbury Adult Education Centre
Canterbury High School
Knight Avenue

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code CAN/51771/F/LC.
Course Code: CAN/51771/F/LC Book Now

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