PAAC Event Schedule

PAAC Online Classes 2020

Thank you for your interest in the Program for Avocational Archaeological Certification (PAAC)! PAAC is a mutually beneficial educational program for avocational and professional archaeologists providing formally recognized levels of expertise outside of an academic degree program. Three classes are being offered to close out 2020 via digital platforms for free. Please consider making a donation to History Colorado or becoming a member to support future classes. To get involved, go here.

Archaeological Dating Methods via a webinar format using Zoom. Monday & Wednesday 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm; October 19 to November 18.

Prehistoric Lithic Description and Analysis via a virtual classroom format using Zoom. Tuesday 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm; October 20 to November 17. 

Archaeological Laboratory Techniques on-demand via Google Classrooms from October 19 to November 13. Access to a Google account necessary.

Exams for Dating Methods and Lithics will be open from November 20 to November 25.

Please complete THIS FORM to access the class registration links.

There will be optional "Office Hours" available every Wednesday from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm; October 21 to November 25. Click here to register. Please note: you must register for each week separately.

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact Becca Simon at or (202) 641-4303.