Library Support Staff Certification Program Offers Two September Webinars

The Library Support Staff Certification (LSSC) Program will offer two free webinars in September. On Friday, September 14 at 2:00 pm (CST), LSSC will host an hour-long webinar on the program and how it works. The presentation will explain the value of this certification to Library Support Staff, employers and library users. You will also have the opportunity to have all of your questions answered by program staff members. This webinar is open to all interested candidates. Register to attend at https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/439046584.

On Monday, September 17 at 2:00 pm (CST), LSSC will host an hour-long webinar explaining portfolio requirements for the LSSC Program. LSSC candidates may prepare portfolios to meet LSSC requirements, and this presentation will provide examples of successful submissions and information on portfolio evaluation criteria. This webinar is open to all interested candidates. Register to attend at: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/744489113

The American Library Association-Allied Professional Association’s Library Support Staff Certification (LSSC) Program has continued to grow rapidly since the June 2012 ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim. The program currently has over 320 active candidates and 22 graduates who have been certified. The program also recently announced partnerships with Central Carolina Community College, Dona Ana Community College and Highline Community College. More information on these partnerships can be found on the LSSC News portion of the LSSC website.