ICCROM, the Canadian Conservation Institute and the Netherlands Institute for Cultural Heritage are pleased to announce the 2007 session of the international course on "Reducing Risks to Collections". The purpose of this course is to focus on the risk management approach to preventive conservation of collections.

The course will take place in Sibiu, Romania, from 18 June to 6 July 2007 (three weeks).

It is designed for collection managers, curators, registrars, conservators, and also directors of small to medium size museums, galleries, and archives, from all regions of the world. The course will also interest educators and professionals who teach collection management and preventive conservation, in either an academic or a vocational environment. The application deadline is 29 January 2007.

A brief description of the course and full information on the application process is available at the web link below.