Celebrant Training Information

Columbus, Ohio

August 2 - 4, 2022

Provided by OFDA (Ohio Funeral Directors Association)

Members             $795

Non-Members   $995

Student                $695

Register through OFDA: www.ofdaonline.org, Amy Baucher AmyB@OFDAonline.org, 614.486.5339

Seminar Location
Ohio Funeral Directos Association

2501 North Star Rd

Columbus, OH 43221


Recommended Hotel:

The brand new all suite Marriott hotel, TownPlace Suites Columbus North OSU, is located in the beautiful neighborhood of Upper Arlington on West Lane Ave, across from the Shops on Lane. When it's time to explore the neighborhood, check out the TowneMap® for the hotel's recommendations of top local finds. They are  located with walkability to local restaurants like Rusty Bucket, Hudson 29, SOW Plated, Carsonie's, Original Pancake House, Graeter's Ice Cream Parlor, Wine Bistro, La Chantaline, Whole Foods, great shopping with the Shops on Lane and only one mile to all major freeway access.

OFDA Group rate is $135 plus tax.
Reservations must be made by 5:00 pm, Friday July 19, 2022 to secure group rate.

Click here to make reservation


Day 1           1:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m. / Dinner on your own.
Day 2           8:00 a.m.—6:00 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 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 particular Celebrant training opportunity, contact OFDA: Amy Baucher AmyB@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