Cemetery Education


Cemetery Governance and Administration Overview for Small Cemeteries

A Quick Legislative Overview for Cemetery Custodians and Volunteer Board Members of Religious and Not-For-Profit Cemeteries. The purpose of this course is to provide awareness and resources for new and existing cemetery managers and members of Volunteer Boards and other entities across the province who are tasked with overseeing the operation of small cemeteries.

Topics will be presented that will provide a high-level overview of the requirements of operating a cemetery in the province of Ontario.

This education is provided free to all OACFP members.

We have also partnered with the BAO to make this education available to many cemetery operators across the province free of charge. Please contact the BAO to see if you qualify to receive this education at no cost.

Active or inactive members with profiles in our system should log in with their credentials to download this resource. This will be free for OACFP Members and those that have been provided a promocode otherwise fees will apply.


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Cemetery Governance and Administration Certification


Test your knowledge of small cemetery administration's basic principles. As a follow up to the Cemetery Governance and Administration Overview for Small Cemeteries education module, this test reinforces basic legislative requirements for cemetery operators. A certificate of achievement will be issued upon successful completion of the exam. The cost for certification is $50.00.  Cemetery Governance and Administration Overview Documents must be downloaded before you can purchase the exam.  




Ontario Cemetery Sales Representative Course

The OACFP is proud to partner with the Canadian College of Funeral Service (CCFS) to bring you the first-ever Ontario Cemetery Sales Representative Course.  This new online self-study course will assist you in:

1. Understanding the standards and expectations of a licensed cemetery sales representative
2. Become competent as a licensed cemetery representative
3. Complete the sales and transactions of contracts in compliance with bereavement sector regulations

For a full course description and further details please click here:   Ontario Cemetery Sales Representative eLearning

To register please click here:   Cemetery Sales Representative Registration