Ohio Laws and Rules Courses

The following is a list of information on Ohio laws and rules courses specific to crematory operation. A two (2) hour course on Ohio laws and rules specific to crematory operation is required for the initial crematory operator permit and during every biennial renewal period when seeking to renew the permit. 

Buckeye State Funeral Directors and Embalmers Association Convention- June 16, 2018

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- June 20, 2018

Crematory Operation Certification Programs

The following is a list of information on crematory operation certification programs. A crematory operation certification program certificate is required for the initial crematory operator permit and during biennial renewal period when seeking to renew the permit. The grandfather provision only applies to the initial issuance of the crematory operator permit. The permit holder must demonstrate an active crematory operation certification program certificate during every biennial renewal after the initial issuance of the permit: 

Local Programs

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- June 20, 2018

 

Out of State/ Online Programs

Cremation Association of North America (CANA)

International Cemetery, Cremation & Funeral Services Association (ICCFA)

Matthews Cremation Division

National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA)