Approved Crematory Operator Continuing Education Programs (these programs can also be found in the Scheduled and Home-Study or Correspondence Programs sections--highlighted in green)

Scheduled Continuing Education Programs

 These programs count toward the crematory operator's six (6) hour certification requirement that must be completed within the first year of licensure as a crematory operator.

NFDA Cremation Certification Programs

Program scheduled for January 1-December 31, 2020, each location has been approved for six (6) hours of continuing education.

To Register Contact: NFDA Member Service Representative at 1(800) 228-6332 or go to www.nfda.org

CANA's Online Crematory Operations Certification Program

Program scheduled for January 1-December 31, 2020 has been approved for three (3) hours of continuing education.

Contact: Jennifer Werthman
Cremation Association of North America
Phone: (312) 245-1077
Website

Crematory Operations Certification Program

Program scheduled for February 26, 2020 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas, NV; April 29, 2020 at the Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, CA; May 15, 2020 at the Worsham College Of Mortuary Science in Wheeling, IL; August 5, 2020 at the Westin Seattle in Seattle, WA; September 16, 2020 at the National Funeral Home in Falls Church, VA; October 8, 2020 at the Holiday Inn Express Albany in Albany, NY; and November 10, 2020 at the National Museum of Funeral History in Houston, TX have each been approved for six (6) hours of continuing education.

Contact: Jennifer Werthman
Cremation Association of North America
Phone: (312) 245-1077
Website

Crematory Operator & Cremation Arranger Certification Class

Web-cast programs, has been approved for a total of twelve (12) hours (six hours for the Cremation Arranger and six hours for the Crematory Operator) of continuing education credit for licensees of the Kansas State Board of Mortuary Arts. The Crematory Operator program is also approved for Kansas licensed crematory operators–as well as embalmers and funeral directors.

Cremation Arranger, December 11, 2019, 9-5 p.m.
Crematory Operator, December 12, 2019, 9-5 p.m.

To register contact: ICCFA Meeting Department, 1-(800)-645-7700, or write: (ICCFA)
107 Carpenter Drive, Suite 100, Sterling, VA 20164-4468.

                                                                   

 



Home-Study/Correspondence Continuing Education Programs

The programs listed below are approved to meet the crematory operator's continuing education requirement:

CANA'S Online Crematory Operations Certification Program

Approved for three (3) continuing education hours (for all licensees)

Contact: Jennifer Head,  Education Director
Cremation Association of North America
499 Northgate Parkway
Wheeling, IL  60090-2646
Phone: (312) 245-1077
Register online here:
Website

Cremation Association of North America Webinar

Two (2) hours credit:
Cremation & the Environment Online Course

Contact: Jennifer Head, Education Director
Cremation Association of North America
499 Northgate Parkway
Wheeling, Illinois 60090
Phone: (312) 245-1077
Website

FuneralCE

The following  on-line home study courses are being sponsored by FuneralCE, Alina Rymarz, CE Compliance Specialist,12222 Merit Drive, Ste. 500, Dallas, TX  75251.  To register contact: Customer Service at 877-332-8480, email:  compliance@webce.com  website: www.funeralce.com.

Three (3) hours credit:
Cremation Best Practices    


2018 NFDA HOME STUDY

Please remember although they offer additional courses only programs listed below have been approved for Kansas licensees.

Be the Best Crematory Operator in Your Community. Audio, approved for 3 hours.
Beyond Price: Your Guide to Mastering Cremation Phone Inquiries. Audio, approved for 2 hours.
Five Keys to Cremation Success Previously Approved as NFDA 2017 Webinar. Audio, approved for 2 hours.
Making Cremation  Profitable. Audio, approved for 2 hours.


To Register Contact: NFDA Member Service Representative at 1(800) 228-6332.
Website:

Practicum Strategies

The following correspondence courses have been approved for three (3) hours each. For more information contact: Richard Santore, c/o Practicum Strategies, P.O. Box 1089,  8 Lenore Ct., Hammonton, NJ 08037, 1-(800) 731-4714 or fax 1-800 591-6391 or click here: www.practicumstrategies.com

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