The submission requirements for BCG
certification are described in detail in The BCG Application
Guide. The 2017 edition of the Guide
is the most recent edition (see below).
Applicants must follow the edition of
the Guide in effect at the time they file their
preliminary application. If you file a preliminary application, check
here to ensure you have the latest version. To begin the certification
process, submit this form to the office along with the $75 preliminary
describes the work samples applicants must submit. It also includes
instructions for presenting and mailing materials.
The Guide is
intended for use with Genealogy
Standards, 50th-anniversary edition (Nashville,
Tennessee: Ancestry, 2014).