The National Historic Landmarks Program maintains a list of consultants who have taken a recommended series of webinars. To be placed on this list consultants must have taken the following:
Writing Section 8 (Criterion 1 and 2; or Criterion 4, or Criterion 6)
Writing Section 7
Nuts and Bolts
National Register or National Historic Landmark?: Determining National Significance
Finding the Right Person to Write Your NHL Nomination
Consultants must have also completed at least one of the following webinars:
Understanding Cultural Landscapes
Preparing for the Landmarks Committee Meeting
Writing Section 8 (2 sessions)
October 29: Nuts & Bolts of a National Historic Landmark Nomination, 2-4 (EST)
This webinar assists preparers in gathering information for the first stage notice, provides detailed guidance on how to properly fill out an NHL form, and addresses mistakes frequently made by NHL nomination preparers.
October 30: Introduction to NPS Preservation Programs for LGBTQ Communities, 2-4 (EST)
The National Park Service LGBTQ Heritage projects explore how the legacy of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and queer Americans can be recognized, preserved, and interpreted for future generations. The National Park Service, as a storyteller of our nation’s past, is committed to connecting and amplifying LGBTQ stories throughout national parks and communities across the United States. On Wednesday, October 30, staff from the National Register of Historic Places and the National Historic Landmarks Program will host a webinar designed to explore how LGBTQ communities can work with the National Park Service to locate, document, and protect sites associated with LGBTQ sites.
November 7: Writing Section 8 for Criteria 1 and 2, 2-4 PM (EST)
This webinar assists preparers in writing Section 8 (Statement of Significance) for NHL nominations using Criteria 1 and 2.
November 13: National Register or National Historic Landmarks?, 2-4 (EST)
This webinar assists preparers in learning the differences between the programs and determining which listing is most appropriate for their property.
November 19: Writing Section 8 for Criterion 6: Archeology, 1-3 PM (EST)
This webinar assists preparers in writing Section 8 (Statement of Significance) for NHL nominations using Criterion 6. This webinar is available for viewing online. To participate in this session you must have watched the previously recorded webinar session online. This webinar will function as a Q & A session only.
December 3: Writing Section 7 and Evaluating Integrity for Criteria 1, 2, 4 and 5, 2-4 PM (EST)
This webinar assists preparers in writing Section 7 (Physical Description) for NHL nominations and evaluating the integrity of resources.
December 5: Understanding Cultural Landscapes: National Register of Historic Places and National Historic Landmarks Program, 2-4 PM (EST)
This webinar assists preparers in determining national significance for cultural landscapes.