ONLINE GENEALOGY RESEARCH COURSES


Learn from the comfort of home. Courses use reading and video to enhance the learning experience for you. 

BOOTCAMP


This is an intensive three week course. The bootcamp includes the learning from both the Introduction to Scottish Genealogy Course and the Digging Deeper Course and then looks even deeper by helping you understand:


  • Researching in Local Archives
  • Resources at the National Archives of Scotland
  • Resources at the National Library of Scotland
  • Court Records
  • Asylum Records
  • Poor Law Records
  • Preparing for a Genealogy Research Trip to Scotland

Second Level Course


Digging Deeper is designed for people who are already familiar with basic Scottish research and using the ScotlandsPeople website. In this course you will learn:


  • Beyond ScotlandsPeople
  • Brick Wall Busters
  • Researching in Local Archives
  • Resources at the National Archives of Scotland
  • Resources at the National Library of Scotland


Introduction to Scottish Genealogy


In this course you will learn:

Getting Started

  • Using the ScotlandsPeople's Website

  • Legitimacy

  • Scottish Marriages

  • Scottish Naming Pattern

  • Filling Your Scottish Genealogy Toolbox