GOLD COAST Funeral Course - 17th/18th JULY 2021

GOLD COAST Funeral Course - 17th/18th JULY 2021

This is a comprehensive two day intensive course, that provides you with knowledge and skills to confidently begin funeral celebrant practice. As well as considering key theroretic ideas, you will develop a logical step-by-step process to plan, write, deliver and reflect on a funeral service. 

The workshop will introduce you to key knowledge and skills. Afterwards, you have the opportunity to develop these through targeted on-line assignments. 

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the purposes of a funeral service
  • Discuss funeral ceremony as a rite-of-passage ceremony
  • Discuss funeral service structure and components
  • Identify key terms and roles in the funeral industry
  • Understand how to work with grieving clients
  • Hold a professional client/family interview 
  • Describe a step-by-step process from booking to post-service reflection
  • Demonstrate effective client interviewing skills
  • Demonstrate cultural and spiritual responsiveness
  • Identify health and safety requirements
  • Develop key documents and resources
  • Understand the importance of self-care
  • Explain ritual enactments and their meanings
  • Write three funeral services
  • Deliver a funeral service
  • Review a funeral service



Course Details

Course date Saturday 17 July, 2021 - 9:00 am
Course end date Sunday 18 July, 2021 - 4:00 pm
Course Fee $695.00
Location Robina Palmer Gold Coast Golf course