Training and Events


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Each year conservation is one of the main strands of the ARA Annual Conference. 

This is organised by a representative of the Section for Preservation and Conservation.  Conference 2017 organisers will be Antony Oliver and Mark Allen. 



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Take a look on Flickr to see a selection of ARA conference photographs 


 We are also proud of our excellent training programmes.  All our training days are well-organised by Antony Oliver our Training Officer who always delivers the events our members want.  It is without exception all the training days are quickly booked up, so if you see one you like book early!   

  • To see all available conservation downloads click here.


Latest Training News  


Latest Preservation and Conservation training event 

Blade Sharpening Workshop - 14th April 2015 - Further details here.    


Group Training Day Presentations

  • Introduction to the Production and Application of remoistenable tissues - presented by Lara Artemis

doc ARA Nov 2010 Introduction to the production and application of remoistenable tissues


SoA Conference 2009  

  • The Derry & Raphoe Diocesan Library project - Alessandro Scola, Book Conservator

Alessandro Powerpoint Presentation


Please review the ARA Events pages for information on general ARA activities.