NPI: An Introduction to Section 106

National Preservation Institute (info@npi.org)
Primary contact: National Preservation Institute (info@npi.org)
Where: Multiple Locations
Sep 15 - 17, 2020Oct 6 - 8, 2020


Join this three-day seminar to learn the basics of project review under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act. This seminar emphasizes practicalities: how to avoid pitfalls and victimization by myths. Discuss recent changes in regulations and procedures, with an emphasis on coordination with the National Environmental Policy Act and other laws. The target audience: cultural resource and environmental consultants; federal, state, local, and tribal officials and planners; curators and collections managers.

  • March 10-12, 2020: Tallahassee, FL
  • March 23-25, 2020: Anchorage AK
  • April 28-30: Minneapolis, MN
  • September 15-17, 2020: Sacramento, CA
  • October 6-8, 2020: Philadelphia, PA

****For NPS Superintendents and Facility Managers, external Section 106 training does not currently meet the criteria for mandatory Section 106 training for your position, as it does not cover the NPS Programmatic Agreement. Please contact your regional Section 106 coordinator to determine which NPS-led Section 106 training will fulfill your mandatory training requirement.**** 


Learning Objectives


See full agenda on the course registration page.



Confirmation of registration is sent out by email to registered participants one month prior to the seminar date and includes the location, hours, and a list of conveniently located hotels. Seminars generally are held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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