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State of Kansas Board of Mortuary Arts
APPROVED CREMATORY OPERATOR CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

Last Updated: December 17, 2014 


The hours listed below will count as credit toward the 6 HOUR certification requirement for licensure as a crematory operator.

These credits can also be used for funeral director/embalmer credit--but NOT both. For example if you complete a six (6) hour course, two (2) hours will count towards your crematory operator CE requirement and four (4) hours will count towards your funeral director/embalmer CE requirement. Certification courses can only be taken once every renewal period. 
 





The following programs have been approved to meet initial licensure requirements and for continuing education credit for Crematory Operators by the Kansas State Board of Mortuary Arts (KSBMA.)

ADDED 12/8/2014
Date:  January 31, 2015
Location: San Antonio College Campus, 1300 San Pedro Ave; San Antonio, TX
Sponsor:   National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)

Event:    "NFDA Certified Crematory Operator Program Seminar"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   NFDA Representative at 1-800-228-6332 or go to  www.nfda.org


ADDED 12/4/2014
Date:  February 3, 2015
Location:  Las Vegas, NV
Sponsor:   Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

Event: "Crematory Operations Certification Program"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   phone:312-245-1077; fax:312-321-4098; email: nanette@cremationassociation.org ; webpage: http://www.cremationassociation.org

ADDED 12/4/2014
Date:  March 13, 2015
Location:  Wheeling, IL
Sponsor:   Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

Event: "Crematory Operations Certification Program"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   phone:312-245-1077; fax:312-321-4098; email: nanette@cremationassociation.org ; webpage: http://www.cremationassociation.org

ADDED 12/4/2014
Date:  March 19, 2015
Location:  Fairfax, WV
Sponsor:   Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

Event: "Crematory Operations Certification Program"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   phone:312-245-1077; fax:312-321-4098; email: nanette@cremationassociation.org ; webpage: http://www.cremationassociation.org

ADDED 12/4/2014
Date:  April 16, 2015
Location:  Little Rock, AR
Sponsor:   Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

Event: "Crematory Operations Certification Program"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   phone:312-245-1077; fax:312-321-4098; email: nanette@cremationassociation.org ; webpage: http://www.cremationassociation.org

ADDED 12/4/2014
Date:  May 1, 2015
Location:  Providence, RI
Sponsor:   Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

Event: "Crematory Operations Certification Program"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   phone:312-245-1077; fax:312-321-4098; email: nanette@cremationassociation.org ; webpage: http://www.cremationassociation.org


ADDED 12/17/2014
Date:  June 15, 2015
Location: Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Green Bay, WI;  hosted by Wisconsin Funeral Directors Association
Sponsor:   National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)

Event:    "NFDA Certified Crematory Operator Program Seminar"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   NFDA Representative at 1-800-228-6332 or go to  www.nfda.org


ADDED 12/17/2014
Date:  June 17, 2015
Location: Hotel Roanoke in Roanoke, VA; hosted by Virginia Funeral Directors & Embalmers Association
Sponsor:   National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)

Event:    "NFDA Certified Crematory Operator Program Seminar"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   NFDA Representative at 1-800-228-6332 or go to  www.nfda.org


ADDED 11/20/2014
Date:  June 25, 2015
Location:  Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette, 501 Main St., Peoria Illinois
Sponsor:   National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)

Event:    "NFDA Certified Crematory Operator Program Seminar"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   NFDA Representative at 1-800-228-6332


ADDED 12/4/2014
Date:  July 29, 2015
Location:  San Diego, CA
Sponsor:   Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

Event: "Crematory Operations Certification Program"
Hours approved: six (6) hours for licensed embalmers, funeral directors and crematory operators

To register contact:   phone:312-245-1077; fax:312-321-4098; email: nanette@cremationassociation.org ; webpage: http://www.cremationassociation.org



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