Online Courses via Zoom
The main purpose of ABC Family History Association is the advancement of education in family history, with particular reference to the geographical area covered by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council and Northern Ireland itself. We also want to promote religious and racial harmony, equality and diversity, including lessening conflict and eliminating discrimination, and the advancement of peace and good community relations.
We offer the following online Zoom courses and hope that you will find a course or two to interest you in your family history journey and to enable you to start or participate in our local projects. Full details are found below the course listings.
Courses, which last around 1 hour including discussion, are a mix of ‘B’ courses to deliver the 'Basics' of family history research and ‘X’ courses for those 'Extra' courses which add to knowledge and understanding. A handout is provided after each course.
Each 'Basics' course has a list of suggested tasks at the end, to further your own family research.
Members can book our courses FREE of charge.
Non-members may pay to attend courses, provided we have space to accommodate you.
GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE for any course(s), membership or amount - just email us
Courses will be offered for individual bookings on various days, dates and times which will be advertised through this website and you can email us for latest dates and availability.
If you are a family history, local history, church, community, school or youth group or other organisation and would like to book a course for your group, please get in touch and we can arrange a suitable time. If you are in a different time zone, an appropriate time can be arranged. Just email email@example.com with details.
Student members are very welcome and the courses will enable them to develop a new skill of genealogy for Duke of Edinburgh Award Skills or Gaisce - The President’s Award Skills or for Rangers Genealogy Interest Badges. Should any youth organisation want a bespoke course for their young people, that can be arranged. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org with details.
Payment by non members in the UK is currently via Bank Transfer and those outside the UK only may use the PayPal donate button.
Email: email@example.com to book your place on a course and receive payment instructions. Upon receipt of payment, you will be emailed a link to the course, the day before the course. Only those whose names are registered will be permitted entry to the course.