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Last Chance to Earn CE and Get Certified – NFDA Cremation Certification Seminar is Coming to Nevada

If you offer cremation to the families you serve, NFDA's cremation certification provides must-have training, regardless of whether you currently own or operate a crematory, are thinking of opening one, or want to evaluate a third-party crematory. Registration is open for the last Certified Crematory Operator seminar of 2015, which will take place on December 2 in Henderson, Nevada (onsite registration will also be available).


As cremation rates continue to rise, it is now more important than ever to learn how to protect your firm and the families you serve from the potential risks surrounding cremation.

The recognized standard for funeral service professionals, NFDA's Certified Crematory Operator (CCO) Program covers cremation ethics, crematory operations and maintenance, safety, compliance and liability issues, cremation customer service, and much more!

There's still time to earn CE and your CCO credential in 2015! Join us at a convenient, one-day program near you:

December 2, Henderson, Nevada
Seminar Location: Hites Funeral Home & Cremation Service
438 W. Sunset Road, Henderson, Nevada
Host: Hites Funeral Home & Cremation Service

Earn up to 7 CE hours, show your commitment to providing the best service possible through your certification and, most importantly, arm yourself with the information necessary to successfully navigate the rapidly growing cremation world.

Bring the CCO Program to Your State in 2016!

NFDA is already scheduling CCO programs for 2016! Look for us in:

  • San Antonio, Texas
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • West Jordan, Utah
  • Detroit, Michigan
  • Red Wing, Minnesota
  • Tinley Park, Illinois
  • Birmingham, Alabama
  • Brookfield, Wisconsin
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • And more!

Hosting the NFDA CCO Program couldn't be easier; NFDA takes care of all of the work, including collecting registrations and applying for continuing education from your state board; NFDA will also help you with marketing the program to funeral directors in your state. If you would like to see this program come to your state, please contact NFDA Senior Vice President of Cremation Services Mike Nicodemus at 800-228-6332.

The NFDA CCO certification program is state-approved for cremator operator certification in Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia at this time. It also meets specific training requirements in states that require training but not certification. Contact NFDA for details.