Upcoming Training Events

Online Video Tutorials

You can watch many training video tutorials right here on our website. Visit our Ancestral Quest Learning Center to receive this great instruction.

Learn how to use Ancestral Quest and its many features through the various training events coming up soon.
This page will be updated as we learn of additional classes, so check back often.
Last updated: 16 January 2016.

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Ancestral Quest Training

Date and Time Place Intended Audience
Training Description

Utah

2/4/2016-
2/6/2016
RootsTech
Salt Palace Convention Center
100 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, Utah
All AQ Users

Mini Classes (30 min each) taught at the Ancestral Quest booth (#1323) in the Expo Hall. These classes are free, but require you to obtain an Expo Hall pass if you do not have a paid pass for RootsTech. This year the Expo Hall pass costs $19.95.

DayTimeTopicDescription
Thu
Feb 4
11:15Getting StartedHow to enter individuals, families, notes and sources. Importing from GEDCOM or FamilySearch Family Tree. Backing up/Restoring.
Thu
Feb 4
1:45Using AQ as a Research ToolWe’ll discuss: The Research Log/To Dos; Launching searches into Ancestry.com and FamilySearch; Creating custom Internet searches; Research Timeline.
Thu
Feb 4
4:45Advanced TopicsUsing tags, filters, custom reports, change log, and advanced uses of Name List view.
Fri
Feb 5
11:15Syncing with FamilySearch FamilyTree (FSFT) (Beginner)Basic matching and syncing of individuals and families, and importing from FSFT
Fri
Feb 5
1:45Syncing with FSFT (Advanced)Matching and syncing groups, and syncing notes and sources
Fri
Feb 5
4:45Questions/AnswersBring your questions or drop in to learn as others raise their questions and get answers.
Sat
Feb 6
11:15Finding, Reserving and Tracking LDS OrdinancesTechniques for finding which ancestors need LDS ordinances, then using methods in AQ to reserve ordinances, track their progress, and keep your file up-to-date with the temple system.
Ongoing

Orem
Geneva Heights
Family History Center

546 North 500 West
Orem, Utah
(801) 222-0201
All AQ Users
Series of Ancestral Quest classes by Bud Wood

No registration is necessary.

This is an 8 week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest. The class teaches the features and functions of the program and will give students some hands-on practice. Basic computer skills are necessary. The 8-week series re-cycles and is ongoing. If you have questions, you can call Bud at (801) 372-1804

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. / Tuesdays

Click Here for more information.


Second Saturday of each month

10:30 am -
12:00 pm
Provo
Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group - Ancestral Quest Breakout Class

"Red Brick" LDS Chapel
4050 North 650 East
Provo, Utah
All AQ Users

A free class is usually taught at each monthly meeting of the Utah Valley Technology and Genealogy Group (UVTAGG).
(Note that this meeting is occasionally waived -- check the published schedule each month for verification.)


Ongoing

Riverton FamilySearch Library
Library Training Room
3740 West Market Center Drive
Riverton, Utah
(801) 240-9601
All AQ Users
Series of Ancestral Quest classes by Bud Wood

No registration is necessary.

This is a 9 week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest. The class teaches the features and functions of the program and will give students some hands-on practice. Basic computer skills are necessary. If you have questions, you can call Bud at (801) 372-1804


The same series is taught at two different times, as shown here. Click Here for more information.

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays

 

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. / Wednesdays