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Breaking the Mould
27 January 2015 – National Library of Wales
29 January 2014 - Glamorgan Archives


This free course is provided by the Welsh Government and is open to staff and volunteers working in museums, archives and libraries in Wales. It is suitable for staff dealing with mould in their collections from inappropriate environmental storage or an outbreak as part of a water leak or flood scenario.


Aim
To introduce participants to mould management and mitigation, exploring in a safe environment, a suitable approach to dealing with an outbreak.

Expected learning outcomes
•       Have a basic knowledge of mould and how it grows
•       Able to identify Mould (inactive and active)
•       Know the effects of Mould on different materials
•       Develop management strategies for dealing with mould
•       Know what PPE to use when dealing with mould
•       Know fungicidal and fungistatic techniques for dealing with mould
•       Knowledge of UK Health and Safety guidelines associated with mould as a respiratory sensitizer
•       Know where to go for help

Training Methods
Power Point presentation
Table top exercises
Practical - for mould removal using talc and soot as substitutes

Preparation
None required

Trainer
Kristie Short-Traxler Ma, MSc, AC
Head of Preventive Conservation, Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford

Registration
Registration requests are limited to 2 per organisation however we are happy to waitlist any others in the event the course is not fully subscribed. Once you have submitted your request the last screen of EventBrite will say “You’re going to ……” and you may receive an email “registration confirmation” for the course. This is not a confirmation of a place for you. It is a confirmation that your request has been received. Please note your place is not guaranteed until you receive an invitation to the course from CyMAL.

Please express your interest in this course through the EventBrite link below.

27 January 2015 – National Library of Wales
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/breaking-the-mould-27-january-2015-atal-llwydni-27-ionawr-2015-registration-14526544285

29 January 2014 - Glamorgan Archives
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/breaking-the-mould-29-january-2015-atal-llwydni-29-ionawr-2015-registration-14526664645

All correspondence relating to this course will be sent out electronically once you have registered; therefore you must supply an individual email address for each delegate.

Spaces are limited. If your circumstances subsequently change and you can no longer attend notify Lauren Baldwin immediately on [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or 0300 062 2251 so your place can be awarded to someone on the waitlist.

Lauren Baldwin
Cynorthwy-ydd Casgliadau, Safonau a Datblygu'r Gweithlu
Collections, Standards and Workforce Development Assistant
CyMAL : Amgueddfeydd Archifau a Llyfrgelloedd Cymru / CyMAL : Museums Archives and Libraries Wales
Llywodraeth Cymru / Welsh Government
Rhodfa Padarn, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3UR
0300 062 2251
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CyMAL contact number : 0300 062 2112

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