Art Handling & Collections Emergencies

The course will introduce handling principles and exercises and then adapt them to recovery techniques after water events, severe weather, and man-made incidents. The workshop will consist of presentations, exercises, and practice scenarios. Participants are encouraged to bring and share their own experiences.

  • Introduction to Emergency Preparedness, Its Terminology & Resources.
  • Guidance on How to Develop & Implement an Emergency Plan
  • Recovery Techniques for Water Soaked Cultural Materials

This course is not currently scheduled. To find out When this course will be offered again please contact Continuing Education at (203) 332-5057 or email at