Celebrant Information Sheet


March 11-13, 2020  Wednesday - Friday

Provided by OFDA (Ohio Funeral Directors Association)


OFDA Member                         $800
OFDA Member Guest            $800
Student                                           $600
Non-Members                           $900

Register through OFDA: ofdaonline.org, Diana Carpenter, diana@ofdaonline.org, 614.486.5339

Seminar Location
OFDA Headquarters
2501 North Star Road
Columbus OH  43221

Hotel Location
SpringHill Suites by Marriott
Columbus OSU
1421 Olentangy River Road
Columbus OH  43212
614.297.9912 or 1-800-MARRIOTT

Day 1            3:00 p.m.—9:00 p.m. / Dinner provided
Day 2           8:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m. / Continental breakfast and lunch provided. Dinner on your own. You will have homework!
Day 3           8:00 a.m.— noon / Continental breakfast provided

What to Bring
We will provide a notebook, flash drive and other materials. If you have a laptop computer, it is recommended (but not required) that you bring it for the funeral presentation work. We will have a printer available.

The dress is casual.

CE Information for Funeral Directors 
The Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice: 17 hrs of attendance hours

State Funeral Service Board approval: Approved hours vary by state, contact Glenda Stansbury for more information, glenda@insightbooks.com

More Information
If you have any questions about this Celebrant training opportunity, please contact OFDA: Diana Carpenter, diana@ofdaonline.org, 614.486.5339.

If you have questions about Celebrants in general, contact: Glenda Stansbury at
InSight Books, Inc., glenda@insightbooks.com, 800.658.9262 or 405.810.9501. 

Emergency Cell Phone Number during week of training only:
Glenda Stansbury  405.550.7854