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With our online genealogy courses and workshops, you’ll improve your research skills, unlock new resources for finding your family history and achieve your genealogy goals.

Courses developed and taught by experienced genealogists

Access to your courses from any computer or device, day or night

Downloadable materials you can keep after the course or workshop has ended

Answers to your genealogy research questions

A variety of courses that suit your schedule and skill level

A wide range of topics that range from technology and genetic genealogy to research methods and resources

Featured Classes


"This was a nice course for people like me, who are visual learners and like to see live examples on how Family Tree Maker is used."

Kimberly A.

Mastering Family Tree Maker
"This is a wonderful course! Lisa has made very clear, step-by-step video presentations that guide the user through each element of how to use Google Earth, and provides great examples of the various ways Google Earth can be used to support our family stories and research!"

Anna D.

Google Earth for Genealogy
"If I could give this a higher rating I would! It was the exact combination of new skills I needed to give me an added boost to the next level in my Genealogy."

Kerry D.

Analyze Your DNA Results
"Overall Excellent! I like the ability to go online and watch the presentations on MY schedule."

Bruce A.

Past Fall Virtual Conference Attendee
"It gave me a clearer understanding of the differences of the three DNA types and what their uses are. Informative and clear."

Diana W.

Genetic Genealogy 101
"I really enjoyed the Courthouse Research Course. It was very informative, and I was able to put the information I learned to use immediately!"

Corrine P.

Courthouse Research Made Easy
"Great information. I actually took this course more to know how to get the best use of Evernote versus using for genealogy. I more than got what I wanted from this information."

Kristin D.

How to Use Evernote for Genealogists
"This course is very helpful can't wait to get started using the tools you have shown in [Google for Genealogy]."

Renette D.

Google for Genealogy
"This class not only answered questions that I had, but it also answered many questions I did not realize that I had. The instructor promptly responded to comments and questions at the end of each chapter."

Pamela S.

Mastering RootsMagic
“I enjoyed the course and learned a lot, both things I expected and things I didn't expect! The practical exercises were very useful, I will continue to take courses, based on both locations and specific solutions. Thanks!”


Family Tree University User