The ICA’s Managing Digital Archives online learning course has been named as one of the finalists for The Dutch Digital Heritage Network Award for Teaching and Communications, part of the Digital Preservation Coalition’s Digital Preservation Awards 2022. 
ICA’s “Managing Digital Archives” is a self-paced course, averaging 60 learning study hours, which provides a thorough grounding in digital archives and preservation for a global audience. It uses flexible learning options to support international participants and emphasises approaches to maximise limited resources. The individual sections explore the what and the how of collecting, ingest, preservation, infrastructure, access and stewardship. Extensive presentations, scripts, background documents, special topics, exercises and resources enable learners to develop a portfolio to achieve their organizational and professional objectives. The course encourages learners to join and contribute to the international digital archives and preservation community. 
Find out more about the course here. 
What are the Digital Preservation Awards? 
The search for the very best work in digital preservation has begun again this year, with the launch of the Digital Preservation Awards 2022 as part of the Digital Preservation Coalition’s 20th Anniversary celebrations! 
Organized by the Digital Preservation Coalition (DPC) every two years, the prestigious Digital Preservation Awards is the most prominent celebration of achievement for those people and organisations who have made significant contributions towards a sustainable future for our digital assets.