As the main representative of the international museum community, ICOM places the enhancement of professional standards at the heart of its missions.

Considering professional capacity-building as a priority, ICOM regularly implements and supports training workshops and programmes with the support of its network.

During these workshops, ICOM national and international experts transmit their knowledge and know-how to reinforce the professional skills of ICOM members in a wide range of areas within the museum profession: inventory, collection management, exhibition, safety and security, education, marketing, ethics and more.