Interpretation Now

Interpretation Now

A thought-provoking and enjoyable introduction to interpretation planning for the 21st century, this course looks at interpretation as an essential part of heritage site management.

A Way with Words

A Way with Words

I’m fascinated by the role of words and language in interpretation. My training courses on writing help others to get fascinated too.

Writing Kelvingrove

Writing Kelvingrove

As part of the radical re-development of Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, I ran a series of workshops for the entire curatorial and education staff team.

Braemar Castle guides

Braemar Castle guides

Workshops for the volunteer guides at Braemar Castle helped them define key themes and storylines, develop a consistent, professional approach, and draft text for temporary displays.

Wildlife tourism training

Wildlife tourism training

This pioneer training scheme raised awareness of Scotland’s world-class wildlife, and encouraged people such as guest house owners or information centre staff to share their knowledge with visitors.

Objects of Admiration

Objects of Admiration

This event looks at the powerful stories that museum collections can tell and how to interpret them. It has been a popular feature in Museums Galleries Scotland’s training programme.