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The Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science will host the ICCFA’s Crematory Operator Certification live webinar on August 4, 2022, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

Note: This program is intended for individuals who want to apply and obtain their Crematory Operator Permit and is available both virtually and in-person on August 4, 2022.

ICCFA’s Crematory Operator Certification program is a dynamic one-day course, where attendees are encouraged to participate, engage and ask questions. Attendees will learn how to operate a crematory retort properly and effectively and limit the liability for themselves and their company. This extensive training curriculum includes an explanation of professional & incinerator terminology; a discussion on the principles of combustion and incinerator criteria & design; an in-depth look at the basics of operating cremation equipment and their general maintenance and how to troubleshoot common problems; an overview of cremation and its impact on the environment; examples of standard crematory forms and the importance of record keeping; proper steps for identification; exposure control, and liability concerns and risk management. This program will include 2 Hours of Laws and Rules specific to cremation operation in Ohio.

Attendees will receive a comprehensive Operations Manual covering all aspects of crematory operation and maintenance and are required to pass an online, open-book test to receive their certification.

CE Information:

  • 7 Total CE that includes:
    • 4.5 Hours General
    • 2.0 Hours of Ohio Crematory Laws and Rules
    • 0.5 Hour Ethics

Note: CE pending approval with the State of Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors 

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