Crematory

Crematory Operator Certification will be held at the OFDA Headquarters on August 31, 2017.  

August 31, 2017
8:00AM-5:00PM

Crematory Operator Certification New Law Requires Crematory Operator Certificate

Online Registration is now available

OFDA Headquarters, Columbus, OH

Register online

Online Registration Link    OR print brochure and register via fax or mail

Crematory Operator Certification Brochure

7 continuing education hours (pending approval)

Member Fee:

 $395 1st registrant, $295 additional registrant(s) from the same firm

Non-Member Fee:

$495 1st registrant, $395 additional registrant(s) from same company

Schedule:

8:00 - 8:30 am  Breakfast & Registration

8:30 - 9:00 am

  • Becoming a responsible Crematory Operator
  • The History of Cremation and Facts & Figures

9:00 - 10:00 am

  • Being a responsible Operator
  • The History of Cremation Lawsuits

10:00 - 10:30 am

  • Cremation/Combustion - The Basics

10:30 am Break

10:45 - 11:45 am

  • The Anatomy of a Modern Crematory
  • Basics of Operation

11:45 am - 12:15 pm

  • Identification - The Basics

12:15 pm Lunch   (Lunch generously sponsored by Implant Recycling)

1:15 - 2:15 pm

  • Case Order
  • Typical Protocols vs. Special Cases

2:15 - 2:45 pm

  • Cremation Cases

2:45 pm Break

3:00 - 4:30 pm

  • Handling of Human Remains
  • Cremation and the Environment
  • Crematory Maintenance

4:30 - 5:00 pm

  • Crematory Forms
  • Crematory Ethics

5:00 pm Conclusion