Join the Family Tree Academy


15 October 2019
Join the Family Tree Academy and become a skilled family historian, with our online courses and guides, and in every issue of Family Tree magazine…
There are two ways to get involved with the Family Tree Academy. We offer a growing collection of online courses and guides, and you can also access activities, exercises and advice in the Family Tree Academy pages in Family Tree magazine.

The Family Tree Academy online courses

Do you love family history?
And enjoy learning about the records and search skills you need to trace your ancestors’ stories?
The Family Tree Academy online courses and guides can help you do just that.
We know how important it is to learn about the essential records. We also understand how frustrating it is to have family history brick walls you wish you could smash through. And we definitely get just how exciting it is to learn new things about your roots!
Packed with written advice, quizzes and videos, the growing collection of online courses and guides is perfect for learning at your own pace, in your own home. Dip in and learn when you have time, and watch your family history know-how grow.

Click on the links below to find out more about the online guides…


Your monthly genealogy challenges in Family Tree magazine…

With every issue of Family Tree, we will be setting you genealogy challenges to help you improve your research skills and make your family history investigations more rewarding.

What will you study?

With a professional researcher as your tutor in Family Tree, you will get the chance to:

1. Tackle ancestor research case studies

2. Learn about a broad range of family history records

3. Take your genealogy know-how to the next level

Who can join?

The Family Tree Academy is available FREE to all readers of Family Tree.

  • The Family Tree Academy is your opportunity to really hone your family history research skills.
  • We know how frustrating it is to have brickwalls, and we want to help you solve them.
  • We also know how much fun it is to discover new records to explore and we really hope you’ll find your studies with the Family Tree Academy extremely rewarding.

Here’s to becoming the best genealogist that you possibly can be! Happy learning.

Printable Worksheets

Download the worksheets below and use them to fill in your answers to Family Tree Academy work set in your magazine

Genealogical glossary A to Z sheets

Academy worksheets (suitable for all issues of Family Tree)