The recognized certification standard for funeral service professionals
Cremation litigation is on the rise. Protect your firm through cremation due diligence practices and provide your families with the best cremation service possible.
This program offers a must-have certification for everyone offering cremation to the families they serve. Whether you currently own or operate a crematory, are thinking of opening one, or want to evaluate a third-party crematory, this training is necessary for your success.
About the Course
The recognized certification standard for funeral service professionals, NFDA’s Cremation Certification Program covers best practices for safe, proper, and ethical crematory operations, excellence in service to cremation families, and much more.
Attendees will earn upon successful completion of the program the designation of Certified Crematory Operator (CCO).
The Cremation Certification Program is approved for up to 7 CE hours for in-person and virtual courses and up to 6 hours for online courses by APFSP and most state licensing boards.
Three Ways to Become Certified
Register for In-person or Virtual Course Buy Online Course*
*The online course must be purchased by the individual who will complete the course in order to receive proper certification credit. Multiple purchases of the same online course by the same person are not permitted. The online course does not offer a discount for multiple purchases of the course. If you wish to purchase the online Cremation Certification Program for multiple people, please contact a Member Services Representative for assistance at 800.228.6332.