Cremation


Just announced at the 2014 NFDA International Convention & Expo!

2014 NFDA Cremation and Burial Report: Research, Statistics and Projections


New Members-Only Resource Available!
Opening a Crematory - Frequently Asked Questions for Funeral Directors


NFDA Cremation Certification
The recognized standard for funeral service professionals, NFDA’s Certified Crematory Operator Program™ covers ethics, crematory operations, safety, liability issues, cremation arranging and much more.

Whether you are currently operating a crematory, thinking of opening one, or want to evaluate a third-party crematory, this training is necessary for your success. 


Cremation rates continue to rise nationwide. NFDA members share their thoughts on how the association is helping them better serve families that choose cremation: