Virtual Training Opportunities & Additional Virtual Resources




Virtual Training Opportunities 2022


CLG training requirements for FY2021-FY2022:

Staff and at least two commission members will need to

 view a minimum of three sessions each and

submit a brief synopsis of each session to  

Sessions must be viewed by September 30th. Summaries are due by November 1st.

Please include your name, commission name, and the session title in your email.



Resilience & Disaster Planning CAMP

June 2nd and June 16th – CAMP will take place over the course of two mornings.  (Must be registered to participate.


HPO YouTube Channel

Unviewed videos from HPO’s Summer 2020 Series and Summer 2021 can be viewed for this year’s requirements.

HPO Summer 2021 CLG Training Series

*Those preceded by  *  can also receive AICP credits

*HPO Summer 2021 Training #1 -Prepare Now for Future Weather Events


*HPO Summer 2021 Training #2 – Preserving Historic Cemeteries


*HPO Summer 2021 Training #3 – Sustainability for Historic Buildings


NC African American Heritage Commission

African American Cemetery Preservation: 

Preserving Historic African American Properties in NC:

Preserving African American Historic Properties Through Local Designation:

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Building Block Video Series:

Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits by Brett Sturm

The Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation by Jennifer Cathey

The National Register of Historic Places  by Sarah Woodard David

Tutorial of the State Historic Preservation Office’s GIS by Andrew Edmonds

Making Historic Bldgs. More Resilient to Hurricane & Flood Events by Jeff Adolphsen

Affordable Housing & the Intersection with Downtown by Donovan Rypkema


National Alliance of Preservation Commissions –

Most require membership to NAPC.

October 7, 2021 – Reading the Design: Interpreting Architectural Plan and Elevation Drawings

November 17, 2021 – Social Media Strategies for Historic Preservation Commissions

December 9, 2021 – From Mansards to McMansions: Styles of the Recent Past

January 20, 2022 – Advocacy and Grassroots Preservation: Fighting the Good Fight

March 24, 2022 – No Such Thing as Open-and-shut: Lessons Learned from Thirty years of Defending Preservation in Nashville, TN.  (*Available to general public - $10 fee)

May 2, 2022 – Preservation Justice: Making Your Local Government Preservation Program More Equitable

July 13- July 17 – NAPC Forum 2022: Bridging the Divide  (*Not virtual – will be held in Cincinnati, Ohio)


National Park Service and Advisory Council on Historic Preservation

These require pre-registration and are not recorded for later viewing.

October 14, 2021 Traditional Metal Roofing and Flashing Systems: Assessment, Design, and Repair

August 2, 2022 – Performance-Based Alternative to Standard Fire Resistance Design


Preservation North Carolina

October 21 – 22, 2021 -          Preservation NC Conference


National Trust for Historic Preservation

October 21, 2021 - Past Forward Federal Advocacy Agenda

November 2, 2021 – November 5, 2021 - PastForward Virtual Conference

April 12, 2022 – Calculating Carbon Savings from Building Reuse and Retrofit webinar

June 14, 2022 – How to Incorporate Preservation Training into Your Construction Project

June 28, 2022 – Summer Federal Advocacy Update

August 4, 2022 – Preserving the Places Where Women Made Art


Miscellaneous Opportunities

February 11, 2022 – Terra Cotta: Understanding and Rehabilitation Historic Facades by Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH)


**********Additional Virtual Webinars **********

These may be of interest, but cannot be used to meet CLG Training requirements


NC African American Heritage Commission – A variety of videos and webinars created to preserve, protect, and promote North Carolina’s African American history, art, and culture, for all people.


Submerged NC Webinar Series

Submerged NC webinars are part of the National Marine Sanctuaries webinar series and is brought to you by NOAA's Monitor National Marine Sanctuary and the North Carolina Office of State Archaeology


LeverageNC -

            Several additional (not mentioned above) videos can be found in the archives on LeverageNC’s webpage.


NC Archives: Tutorials on the Basics of Archives Management and Digitization -