Continuing Education Credits

We are pleased to offer HSW credit hours for licensed and registered architects through the Preservation League of New York State, a certified sponsor through the New York State Education Department. For frequently asked questions about these type of credits, please visit the website for the New York State Office of the Professions here:

A total of 9.25 HSW Credit Hours are available for this conference – certificates of completion will be issued after the conference by the Preservation League of New York State.



Thursday, April 6, 2017: 

A Solar Future for Preservation. Total of (2) HSW credit hours.

Friday, Block 1 (April 7, 2017 9AM-10:15AM) – All equal to 1.25 HSW credit hours

1A: Digital Documentation: Surveying Historic Resources in the 21st Century

1B: Niagara Falls: Restoring Our Nation’s First State Park

1C: The Requiem of Black Leisure Places: A case study for preservation and piety of the historic Black resort community movement created during the Jim Crow Era

1D: Building Relocation as Historic Preservation: Pros and Cons

Friday, Block 2 (April 7, 2017 10:30AM-11:45AM) – All equal to 1.25 HSW credit hours

2A: Historic Tax Credits and Affordable Housing

2B: Hamlin Park Historic District, Buffalo NY: Historic Preservation Case Study

2C: Matton Shipyard: Planning for Adaptive Reuse

2D: Assessing and Repairing Historic Masonry

Friday, Block 3 (April 7, 2017 1:00PM-2:30PM) – All equal to 1.5 HSW credit hours

3A: Tools of the Trade: Strategies for Preserving the Traditional Trades

3B: Piano in a Fishbowl: Preservation by Necessity at the Port Authority Bus Terminal

3C: Cultural Landscapes Defined

3D: Capturing Our Stories: Oral History and the Preservation Movement

Friday, Block 4 (April 7, 2017 2:45PM-4:00PM) – All equal to 1.25 HSW credit hours

4A: Next Generation of Preservationists

4B: The Barn Building Legacy of J.T. Wells & Sons

4C: The Artist as Architect: 20th Century Artist Houses

4D: Outdoor Lighting in Historic Districts: Preservation Concerns and Modern Technology

Saturday Field Sessions (April 8, 2017 11:00AM-1:00PM) – Equal to 2 HSW credit hours

A: Divine Transformation: Adaptive Reuse of the Holy Rosary Catholic Campus

B: The Buzz on the Street: Hive Properties and the St. Paul Quarter

C: The Power of Grassroots Preservation: Progress in the Susan B. Anthony Neighborhood

D: Five to Revive Success Story: From Eastman Dental Clinic to Eastman Gardens Apartments



  • You will receive a credit “ticket” for each applicable session where credits can be obtained. You may attend any combination of sessions and claim up to a total of 9.25 hours of credit for this conference.
  • Fill out a credit ticket for each session you attend WITH YOUR COMPLETE CONTACT INFORMATION. Give the completed ticket to an official conference volunteer at the end of the session.
  • You will be issued a certificate of completion from the Preservation League of New York State via email in the weeks following the conference.
  • For questions about these credits, please contact:

Frances Gubler
Preservation Associate, Preservation League of New York State
(518) 462-5658 x 10 |

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