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. 

Ohio Funeral Directors Association-August 29, 2018

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- September 27, 2018

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- October 4, 2018

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science- October 30, 2018

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- December 5, 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

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science- October 30, 2018 (ICCFA)

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)

Previous Crematory Operator Permit Programs

The following is a list of programs previously offered in Ohio for the crematory operator permit. 

 

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- Febraury 13, 2018 (ICCFA COCP and Ohio Laws and Rules)

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science- March 21, 2018 (ICCFA COCP and Ohio Laws and Rules)

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science- May 30, 2018 (ICCFA COCP and Ohio Laws and Rules)

Buckeye State Funeral Directors and Embalmers Association- June 16, 2018 (Ohio Laws and Rules) 

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- June 19, 2018 (Ohio Laws and Rules-Webinar)

Ohio Funeral Directors Association- June 20, 2018 (NFDA COCP and Ohio Laws and Rules)