Scattering / Interring of Ashes

Who is the course for

This one-day accredited course is for Crematorium staff interested in providing an improved ceremony for bereaved families attending the Crematorium for the scattering of ashes. The course is accredited by One Awards at Level 1 and course fees include all registration and certification.

What we expect you to gain from the course:

To be able to create and deliver a more personal and meaningful ceremony for the bereaved family/friends of the deceased.

Course Materials:

A comprehensive 44 page manual is provided with sample ceremonies, ceremony choices and a selection of suitable readings and poetry.

Course content

  • Obtaining information from bereaved families
  • Creating an appropriate ceremony
  • Practical demonstration and individual ceremony construction sessions
  • Practical session on ceremony creation
  • Individual coaching on ceremony delivery is also included


  • 1 day, 9:30pm - 4:30pm


  • At your own crematorium or other suitable location

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