Continuing Education

Ohio Master Training Certification

Course Description

This 6 hour continuing education and Master Certification Program delivered at Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, 645 W. North Bend Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45224 is a one-day seminar intended to deliver the most advanced and thorough training for funeral director and embalming “Masters”. To achieve excellence as a Master Funeral Director and/or Master Embalmer, death care professionals must be intentionally invested in their role as a teacher and mentor and must desire to develop a well-rounded understanding and knowledge of required legal, ethical, and regulatory components, interpersonal communication skills, understanding of the apprentice’s expanded educational concepts and a desire to help mold the candidates slated to carry on existing and new traditions as the future of the death care profession.

Qualified candidates for Ohio Funeral Director and/or Embalmer “Master”, he/she must hold an active Ohio funeral director or embalmer license for a period of no less than five years and be in good standing with the Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors. The candidate must complete a one-day, six-hour face-to-face board approved training course. Master certification is valid for five years from date of training.

Training is delivered by Ohio Licensed Funeral Directors and Embalmers, Ohio laws, rules and regulations experts, and college educators specializing in death care and funeral service.





10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Program Location:

Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science

645 West North Bend Road

Cincinnati, Ohio 45244     


Master Certification Training OAC 4717-01-1 (all mandated training topics)

Ethics (1 hour of required 1 hour under OAC 4717-9-1(G)(1)

Laws and rules (2 hours of required 2 hours under OAC 4717-9-1(G)(3)

CEUs: 6

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