Celebrant Information Sheet


August 9-11, 2017, Wednesday-Friday  

Provided by MFDA (Minnesota Funeral Directors Association)

MFDA Member                 $900 ($850 ea for 3 or more from one firm)
Non-Member                      $950
Student                                 $600 (limit five)

Register through MFDA: Darlyne Erickson darlyne@mnfuneral.org or online at this link:

Seminar & Hotel Location
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West
3131 Campus Dr
Plymouth MN 55441
$99/night plus tax
Rooms blocked under MN Funeral Directors Association
Deadline 7/10/17
Make room reservation by calling 800.227.6963 or 763.559.6600

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 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 business casual. This is an active, participant-driven training. We want you to be comfortable and ready to be a part.

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, contact MFDA: Darlyne Erickson darlyne@mnfuneral.org

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