Certified Celebrant Training


March 11-13, 2020

Certified Celebrant Training

Online Registration is now available. Seating is limited to 30 attendees.

OFDA Office, Columbus

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Celebrant Training Brochure

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Ohio Funeral Directors Association Certified Celebrant© Training In partnership with In-Sight Institute

March 11 - 13, 2020

March 11       Day One – 5 CE  (Approved)
3:00 - 4:00pm    Discuss Objectives of Training Sessions          
4:00 - 6:00pm    The Value of the Funeral, The History of the Celebrant Movement
6:00 - 7:00pm    Dinner break
7:00 - 9:00pm    Presentation of Model Funeral, Discussion of Model Funeral
                    Elements of the Funeral Home: Safety, Participation, Roots, Ceremony, Significance, Reality
March 12        Day Two – 8 CE (Approved)
8:00 - 9:00am    Getting Started, Working with a firm; Cost/Advertising/Networking, Ethics
9:00 - 10:00am  Family Meetings                                                                     
10:00am –
12:00pm            The Elements of Funeral Planning                     
                   Master of Ceremonies, Speakers, Personalization Options, Music, Readings, Rituals and Committals
12:00 - 1:00pm   Lunch
1:00 - 2:00pm     Public Speaking, How to Theme a Service, Analyzing a eulogy framework
2:00 - 5:00pm     Pulling it all together and Designing a Service                                               
 March 13       Day Three – 4 CE (Approved)
– 12:00pm            Funeral Presentations and Graduation