Funeral Home Based Program Option - Professional Experiences

The funeral director/funeral home with which you are affiliated must be willing to provide the following experiences:

  • Assist with embalming cases during the year;
  • Assist with cosmetic applications;
  • Assist with funerals;
  • Assist with transfers of remains​; 
  • Tour a cremation facility and see the processes of cremation;
  • Complete funeral service paperwork including, but not limited to:
    • Death certificates
    • Burial transit permits
    • Social security forms
  • Complete a register book;
  • Complete an obituary / eulogy;
  • Observe arrangement conferences​; and
  • Conduct an arrangement conference with a DMACC faculty member during the Practicum course;