Education and Professional Development
MAS offers diverse education, training, and professional development learning opportunities.
Our programs are designed for designed to meet the diverse needs of our members and our greater arts, culture, and heritage community. Our organization serves you - whether you are a volunteer, paid staff, museum board member, or simply interested in learning more about museums!
We engage with the greater arts, culture, and heritage community and work in partnership with like-minded organizations throughout the province to bring unique learning opportunities to our province.
To learn more about each program and service, browse through the side menu and contact us for more information.
The Volunteer Management course date has moved to Friday, April 25th (instead of Thursday the 24th). It will be located in Biggar SK.
The CCI Course, Modern Information Carriers, scheduled for October 3rd has been postponed due to low enrollment levels. The course has been re-scheduled for March 26, 2014.
The Winter 2014 Education Calendar is now available. Don't miss out on
the latest MAS news, informative articles, and upcoming classes and
To view the calendar online please click on the cover (left). The print version of the calendar was sent out via mail to our members as well.
Register Online You can now register online for any of our courses and workshops. Payment will be processed offline. Online Registration Form
Visit our Resources page
for links to museum studies programs throughout Canada, websites
focusing on arts, culture, and heritage, and access to resources and
publications to further your own professional development.
CMA Travel Bursaries
The Canadian Museums
Association Travel Bursaries are available to assist museum professionals
(including volunteers) to attend professional development activities. For more
details on the CMA Bursary Program, please visit CMA website at http://www.museums.ca,
and click on "Bursary Program", under "Funds" or contact Véronique Chikuru at
(613) 567-0099 ext 228.
Update: The new deadline for applications is three weeks prior to the event. There is a dollar limit for each event; don't wait to apply.
Please note: This is
not a MAS-directed program. Any inquiries should be directed to CMA
contact noted above.
If you need assistance, have questions, or want more information, please contact us. We always want to hear your ideas and suggestions for further professional development and learning opportunities.
Association of Saskatchewan
424 McDonald Street
Telephone: 1-306-780-9279 or Toll-Free in Saskatchewan: 1-866-568-7386
Professional Development Coordinator
MAS gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Department of Canadian Heritage Museums Assistance Program, Saskatchewan Lotteries Trust, and SaskCulture.