November 20, 2014: Simple disaster plans for small institutions, an ANLA Workshop

The Association of Newfoundland and Labrador Archives presents  a one-day workshop on

Simple disaster plans for small institutions

Date: November 20, 2014 (9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

Location: ANLA office, Suite 201, 15 Hallett Crescent, St. John’s. Parking is available behind the building.

This workshop will teach you the basic principles of disaster planning and management  for heritage institutions and provide you with a customizable checklist for coping with that phone call in the middle of the night.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Avoiding disasters: detect, avoid, block, respond, recover
  • Disaster management policies
  • Stages of  a disaster plan: plan, assess, respond, recover
  • Creating your contact list

Registration deadline: Participants must register for this course by November 14, 2014.

Fees:    $75 for ANLA members       $100 for non-members

Some financial assistance for transportation costs is available for members: please contact the ANLA office for more information.