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AGM 2022

Our AGM is booked! Join us for a special training session on Tuesday 11 October. Register here: This CPD workshop will introduce the key points of managing a designated heritage site through hands activities (vegetation clearance), booking fees have been subsidised by the Historic Environment Scotland Organisational Support Fund.

Nominations are open!

The committee have vacancies for the honorary secretary and four committee members. If you would like to stand for nomination please have a read of the role descriptions below and send a completed nomination form to groups [at] by 3 October.

Secretary role description
Committee member role description
Nomination form


CIfA's Scottish group represents the interests of Scotland, and those working in Scotland to CIfA Advisory Council and informs the CIfA's work in this area.

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David Connolly (Chair)
Joe Somerville (Secretary)
Stefan Sagrott (Treasurer)
Linda Bjerketvedt
Lindsey Büster
Alison Douglas
Josh Gaunt (Newsletter Editor)
Héléna Gray
Heather Kwiatkowski


Forthcoming events

For all upcoming events, please visit our event calendar.

Previous events

  • From Field to Museum: Training workshop on artefact identification and accessioning process - Thursday 1 November 2019 at National Museums Collection Centre, Edinburgh

  • The role of setting in the management of Scotland's Heritage and Scottish group AGM - Friday 28 September 2019 Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

  • Accreditation and CPD workshop - Tuesday 30 January 2019

  • Standards and Guidance for Briefs, Specifications and WSIs workshop -Wednesday 31 January 2019

  • Mental Health First Aid CPD workshop - Tuesday 20 February 2018

Three-year plan

Scottish Group Three Year Plan 2020-2023

AGM minutes

AGM DRAFT Minutes 2021

AGM Minutes 2020

AGM Minutes -2019

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