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Funeral Directors Continuing Education

Mark your calendars for the 2017 programs:

Program Information

All programs will begin at 3pm (check-in at 2:30pm) and conclude at 7:30pm.
Dinner served from 5-5:30pm. 

Costs

$79 (includes tuition, hand-outs, dinner, and refreshments)
$25 for dinner guest only 
4 hours of continuing education credit

Registration

Pre-registration is required and registration deadline is Monday at Noon. Payment is due at time of registration. Register by calling 712-325-3255 or complete the Registration Form and email, fax, or mail it back to Continuing Education.

Location change ~ programs are held at the Iowa Western Arts Center (map).

If you would like to be added to our email address list or have questions about the program, please email Sheri Splichal

Classes

 

Social Media Marketing & Donation & the Funeral Director

Join Sue Pitts, Director of Iowa Western's Small Business Development Center, as she discusses how to better utilize social media to promote your business and how to expand your internet presence to ensure you are found in local and organic searches on Google and other search engines. Then hear Rick Ramsey from the Iowa Donor Network, as he discusses the referral and communication process pre/post donation as well as identifies best practices to embalm and reconstruct tissue donors. Approved for 4.0 hours of continuing education credit. Fee $79

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FUNDR 01*02 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus T 03/28/2017 3:00-8:00PM Arts Center
1 session Call 712-325-3404

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What's New That Can Get You Sued & Cremation Liability

Poul Lemasters, Esq., will look at various changes in the funeral profession, including social media, alkaline hydrolysis, and other technology, and the risks of liability associated with these. He will also discuss how the death care profession is being regulated by ethical scenarios and how to avoid potential liability issues. After dinner, Mr. Lemasters will provide insight to real, current litigation affecting those that offer and provide cremation services. Approved for 4.0 hours of continuing education credit. Fee $79

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
FUNDR 01*01 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus T 04/25/2017 3:00-8:00PM Arts Center
1 session Call 712-325-3404

Register for this Class