Crematory Operator Training & Certification

Presented by Larry Stuart Jr, Cremation Strategies & Consulting

Friday, June 8, 2018

Seminar Schedule

7:30 am ………………………….. Sign in

8:00 – 12:00 pm ………………… Training

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm ……………. Lunch Included

1:00 – 4:00 pm ………………….. Training


Adair Funeral Home Avalon Chapel
8090 N Northern Ave, Oro Valley, AZ 85704

The extensive training curriculum includes:

  • Professional terminology
  • Incinerator terminology
  • Principles of combustion
  • Cremation and the environment
  • Incinerator criteria and design
  • Basics of operating cremation equipment
  • General maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Forms and record keeping
  • Handling and exposure control

All attendees will receive a comprehensive Operations Manual covering all aspects of crematory operation and maintenance.

Up To 7.5 Hours of Continuing Education Credit!

THIS PROGRAM IS OPEN TO ALL FUNERAL INDUSTRY PERSONNEL.   Certification is required for licenses.

2018 Conference Attendees Receive a Discount Code for $50 off Registration for the Cremation Class! Discount code included in conference registration confirmation email


About Your Trainer

Larry Stuart, Jr. is the Founder of Cremation Strategies and Consulting, and the former President of Crematory Manufacturing & Service, Inc., a leading manufacturer of technologically advanced cremation equipment. Cremation Strategies and Consulting provides expert leadership, planning, organization, training, education, process improvement and strategic planning for the cremation profession. Larry is also a Certified Funeral Celebrant and believes that every life deserves to be honored in celebration remembrance.

Larry is a graduate of Kent State University and is a former member on the Board of Directors of the Cremation Association of North America, and Editor in Chief of The Cremationist magazine, published by CANA.  Larry is also a Cremation Coach for the International Cemetery Cremation and Funeral Association as (ICCFA).  Larry is also a past member of the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Exhibitor Advisory Committee and is currently a Trustee and President of the Executive Board of the NFDA Heritage Club. Larry is also a Certified Life Tribute Celebrant, certified by The Insight Institute.

Throughout his experience Larry has seen first hand the negative impact that poor crematory maintenance and improper operating procedures can bring about.   Larry has spoken at numerous industry events and has conducted Crematory Operator Training classes across North America with a mission to advance the safety and efficiency of cremation facilities, the safety of their employees and to foster a more positively impact our community and our environment.

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