If you have not done so please register as a Consultant or Priesthood Leader at http://consultant.familysearch.org
Family History Consultant Training
Confirmation Email and ClassTimes
Please note that the Confirmation e-mail will come from firstname.lastname@example.org. Please pay attention to your e-mail as it might go to your junk mail. The e-mail will state the time of the entire event, regardless if you signed up for one or every class offered. Please note the class times you register for are also listed on this confirmation. Use those as the times you need to attend classes.
Understand the family history consultant’s role in broadening member participation in family history and temple work.
Gain the knowledge needed to help members readily identify and submit ancestors for temple ordinances.
Learn how to use the new FamilySearch before it is released to your temple district.
Discover what assistance is available through FamilySearch Worldwide Support and the Family History Library.
Please be aware that classes are being held in three locations: Family History Library, the Museum of Church History and Art and the Joseph Smith Memorial Building - FamilySearch Center. Not every class is offered every time. You are not required to take the classes in order.
FHL Consultant Training Part 1 - Helping Family History Happen
Understanding your calling and role as a Family History Consultant, and how you help fulfill the 3 fold Mission of the Church.
FHL Consultant Training Part 2 - Helping Members
Determining members needs and how you can assist them.
FHL Consultant Training Part 3 - Internet Help Resources Introduction to resources available through the LDS Church, BYU, Local Resources and the Internet.
How Consultant's Support the new FamilySearch
This lesson will discuss the resources available to help you effectively support the new FamilySearch. After attending this class you may obtain a new FamilySearch account. This is the only class that offers this benefit and requires that you be a registered consultant or priesthood leader.
To register for this event, it requires your membership number. You may obtain this information from your ward clerk.
Consultant Training Parking and Dining
Parking options might cost from $3.00 to $5.00 for the day. There also is a TRAX station right next to the Family History Library.
Dining options nearby include the ZCMI Mall Food Court, the Nauvoo Café or The Garden Restaurant in the Joseph Smith Memorial Building, or The Lion House Pantry Restaurant (10% discount coupons for these restaurants are available in the Family History Library lobby or FamilySearch Center on request). Passes will also be available upon request for the Church Cafeteria in the Church Office Building on weekdays. There is also a lunch room with food vending machines on the Main floor of the Family History Library and basement of the Joseph Smith Memorial Building.
Click here for FHL Parking Map
When & Where
new FamilySearch classes are not offered.
Consultants register at the following web address: http://consultant.familysearch.org