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A Fellowship where Celebrants who seek to pursue Excellence and Best Practice in Ceremonies
can find mutual support and encouragement.

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Training

Becoming a celebrant is a challenging, but exceptionally rewarding career.

We are proud to offer the following first class training programmes:

Certificate in Funeral Celebrancy
Certificate in Marriage & Family Celebrancy
Diploma in Funeral Celebrancy
(Awarded by The International College of Celebrancy, Australia*)
Diploma in Marriage Celebrancy (Awarded by The International College of Celebrancy, Australia*)
*Government Registered Training Organisation No 22417

Certificate in Funeral Celebrancy

The 3 DAY course will cover all aspects of Funeral Celebrancy, including:
  • Helping families in Grief
  • Family Meetings
  • Service Planning
  • Music/Poetry/Reading Resources
  • Eulogy Writing
  • Presentation Skills
  • What to do on the day, and how to conduct a funeral.
  • The working of a crematorium.
  • How to market yourself to funeral directors and to the public.
  • Course fee £880 (including VAT) and includes refreshment and buffet lunch

Satisfactory completion of this course will lead to membership of the Fellowship of Professional Celebrants
(*membership is optional and currently costs £85 for lifetime membership)

All Students who complete this Course will be encouraged to continue their development as a Celebrant by studying for the DIPLOMA IN FUNERAL CELEBRANCY, offered by "The International College of Celebrancy (UK Division)" www.collegeofcelebrancy.co.uk. We are the ONLY training body in the UK to offer this International recognised Diploma.

Certificate in Marriage & Family Celebrancy

The 2 DAY course will cover aspects of Marriage Celebrancy, including:

  • Legalities and how they affect celebrants in England and Wales
  • Wedding Blessing content
  • Renewal of Vows content
  • Civil Partnerships content
  • Baby Naming Ceremonies
  • Divorce Healing Ceremonies
  • Where to hold a ceremony
  • Charging for your ceremony
  • Ceremony preparation 1st meeting
  • Questions for your customers
  • Music and Licenses
  • Enhancements for your ceremony
  • On the day of the ceremony (appearance, timings, problem solving)
  • Conducting your ceremony
  • Certificates
  • Materials and resources
  • Course Fee £635 (including VAT)

Satisfactory completion of this course will lead to membership of the Fellowship of Professional Celebrants
(*membership is optional and currently costs £85 for lifetime membership)

For further information please contact

Terri Shanks
Telephone:
01903 602795 Mobile: 07964 285467
Email: celebranttraining@gmail.com

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