Continuing Genealogical Studies

Continuing Genealogical Studies (CGS)

Special Subjects Require Special Skills
Wish you understood more about working with deeds? Maybe you’re looking for a better understanding of using autosomal DNA as evidence in genealogy research. Or are you searching for an ancestor who may have served in the Union army during the Civil War but are not sure where to begin?

Now you can build your skills in specific areas of genealogical research with NGS’s Continuing Genealogical Studies (CGS) courses.

New in November 2020! NGS added another new CGS course: Reading Old Handwriting.

Current Courses

Our current list of courses includes

Self-Paced E-Learning

NGS recruits subject matter experts, certified genealogists, and professional educators to create CGS courses. Each course is a self-paced, independent study course. Students learn and work using Canvas, an e-learning software used by academic institutions. You chose the best time to study and to learn from home, so you can complete the courses when and where it works for you.

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Enhance your knowledge with the NGS Continuing Genealogical Studies.