2017 Educational Schedule

     CE Approval

Jan. 16

3 Simple Strategies to Make the Financial Process Smoother for Families & Increase Your Bottom Line (Webinar)
– Rob Brice, C & J Financial [details]
1 CE   

Feb. 26

Can the Best Embalmers Still Learn Something? (Webinar)
– Ken Whittaker [details]

Sun. - Tues.,
February 19 - 21  

Young Professionals Progress Solutions Event
Hyatt Place Hotel, Austin, TX [details]
6 CEs   

March 7         

Regional Workshop - Certified Crematory Operator Program
Mike Nicodemus, Milton, FL [details]
1 CE 

March 9

Opioid Epidemic: How Funeral Directors Can Respond (Webinar)
Charles Castiglia, Lakeside Memorial Home [details]
1 CE

April 13            

Children as Forgotten Mourners: How Funeral Service Professionals Can Incorporate Them Back into the Funeral (Webinar) 
– Denise M. Paul [details]
1 CE 

Thurs.. - Sat.,
April 20-22

Annual Conference & Supplier Showcase
Sheraton Canal Street, New Orleans, LA [details]
9 CEs

Thurs., June 15

Harness the Power of Google, Facebook, and Other Reviews to Better Serve Families (Webinar) –  Jessica A. Smith, OGR [details] 1 CE

Thurs., July 20

Behind the Scenes of the JFK Assassination: Lessons for Today’s Funeral Director (Webinar)
– Jim Kurtz, SinoSource [details]
1 CE

Thurs., August 17 

Merchandising & Selection Room Trends (Webinar)
– Marty Strohofer, Matthews Aurora [details]
1 CE
Thurs., Sept. 21
Investing in Key Employees (Webinar)
– Jack West, Federated Insurance [details]

1 CE

Thurs., November 9

 How to Drive Leads on Social Media, It’s Not Just ‘Good Will’ Marketing (Webinar)
– Ryan Thogmartin, Disrupt Media [details]
1 CE

Dec. 7

 Exchanging Information Online: What's a Funeral Home to Do? (Webinar)
Josh McQueen, Passare
1 CE