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The Most CE Available Anywhere: 2015 NFDA International Convention & Expo
Get revved up for the experience of a lifetime and register today for the 2015 NFDA International Convention & Expo this October in Indianapolis, Indiana! You won't find this many continuing education hours at any other convention. Get the continuing education you need to maintain your licensure and reach your business goals with a practical blend of new ideas and strategies you can put into action immediately.
Protect Your Families and Your Firm: Earn Your Cremation Certification from NFDA
NFDA's cremation certification program was developed for all funeral professionals – not just operators – and, with the increasing rate of cremation, it's more important than ever for you to be fully prepared to serve families that choose cremation. Don't miss your chance to earn the respected Certified Crematory Operator (CCO) designation from NFDA. Join your colleagues for the August 5 seminar in Birmingham, Alabama. There's still time to register in advance; however, onsite registration will be available.
Boost Families' Confidence in Your Firm: Earn the CPC Designation
Invest in your career and earn the NFDA Certified Preplanning Consultant (CPC) designation, the recognized standard of excellence and professionalism for advance funeral planning, to boost family confidence and differentiate yourself from the competition. The programs in Brookfield, Wisconsin (NFDA headquarters), and Ashland, Virginia, are quickly approaching. There are limited slots remaining for both programs.
2015 NFDA Cremation and Burial Report Released
Rate of Cremation Continues to Increase; Cremation Projected to Surpass Burial in 2015
For Immediate Release: July 20, 2015
Brookfield, Wis. – The national rate of cremation is projected to surpass that of burial in 2015 according to a report released today by the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA). The 2015 NFDA Cremation and Burial Report: Research, Statistics and Projections features statistics and in-depth analysis of consumer attitudes toward cremation. NFDA is the world's leading and largest association representing funeral professionals.
2016 NFDA Convention Call for Presentations Opens July 2
NFDA invites you to propose an educational session for the 2016 NFDA International Convention & Expo, October 23-26 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Convention attendees look for challenging, thought-provoking, innovative, and practical educational sessions that focus on helping their funeral businesses achieve higher levels of performance and service to families.
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