NAPC Virtual Summer Short Course

The NAPC Virtual Summer Short Course is a two-day online training that covers a range of important topics geared toward those working and volunteering in local preservation programs. Experienced professionals from the field of historic preservation speak on topics that will empower the new volunteer commissioner, while still inspiring growth among seasoned preservationists. Sessions can be enjoyed live or on-demand!

The NAPC Virtual Summer Short Course is a biennial program occurring on the years FORUM does not take place. Join us for the second biennial NAPC Virtual Summer Short Course on August 23 & 24, 2023! This training is eligible for a total of 11 continuing education credit hours, including AIA/AICP credit!

Registration Rates:
NAPC Member Registration - $50
Non-Member Registration - $100

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August 23-24, 2023


Day 1 - August 23

Show Me the Money: the Historic Preservation Fund in your Community
August 23, 2023 11:00 AM
Outreach to Property Owners in Historic Districts
August 23, 2023 12:00 PM
The Carrot to the Stick: Identifying and Creating Local Incentives for Preservation
August 23, 2023 2:00 PM
Demystifying Demolition by Neglect
August 23, 2023 4:00 PM

Day 2 - August 24

Resilience Planning for Your Community
August 24, 2023 11:00 AM
Fix, Don't Replace – Where are the Preservation Contractors?
August 24, 2023 12:00 PM
Expanding Your Preservation Program to Tell a Fuller Story: Culturally Significant Places, Designation, and the Role of Local Governments
August 24, 2023 2:00 PM
Make It Happen: Small-Scale Development in Historic Areas
August 24, 2023 4:00 PM
Putting the NAPC Messaging Guide to Work
August 24, 2023 10:00 PM

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