Canadian Association of Heritage Professionals
A Heritage Professional is a person who has specialized knowledge, supported by formal training and/or work experience, in the conservation and stewardship of cultural heritage. The Professional conforms to accepted technical and ethical standards and works in accordance with the regulations and guidelines of the person’s specialty heritage field and the jurisdictions of practice.
Canadian Association of Professional Conservators (CAPC)
A Conservation Professional is a person who is specifically trained in the preventive care and active stabilization of the physical properties of heritage materials, articles, and buildings.