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InSight Certified Funeral Celebrant Training 2019
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An InSight Certified Celebrant is a person who has been trained and certified by InSight to meet the needs of families during their time of loss. A funeral Celebrant serves by providing a funeral service, memorial service, or tribute that is personalized and individualized to reflect the personality and life-style of the deceased after consultation with the family and loved ones and coordination with the funeral home.

9/24/2019 to 9/26/2019
When: Spetember 24-26, 2019
Where: Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West
3131 Campus Dr
Plymouth, MN  55441
United States
Contact: 763-416-0124

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Sept 24 - 26, 2019, Tues - Thurs

If you are interested in finding out more about Funeral Celebrant Training, visit and click on How to Become a Celebrant. If you are interested in finding a Celebrant in your area, click Find a Celebrant.


Provided by MFDA (Minnesota Funeral Directors Association)

MFDA Member                         $900
Non-Members                           $950
Student                                    $300


Register through MFDA: click the Register button above, or email or call 763.416.0124


Seminar Location
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West
3131 Campus Dr
Plymouth MN 55441
1-877 2 CROWNE


Hotel Location
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West
3131 Campus Dr
Plymouth MN 55441
As of September 13, the Crowne Plaza is full but feel free to call them at 1-877 2 CROWNE to see if there's availability. 
Other options for hotels near Crown Plaza:

Residence Inn by Marriott Minneapolis Plymouth (763) 577-1600

Ramada Hotel & Conference Center by Wyndham Plymouth (763) 210-4525

Comfort Inn Plymouth (763) 559-1222

Day 1 - Tues, Sept 24   
2:30 p.m. - Registration Opens
3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. - Training
6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. - Dinner Provided
7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. - Training

Day 2 - Wed, Sept 25    
7:30 a.m. - Continental Breakfast Provided
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Training
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. - Lunch Provided
1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. - Training
Dinner on your own. You will have homework!

Day 3 - Thurs, Sept 26  
a.m. - Continental Breakfast Provided
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. - Training


What to Bring
We will provide a notebook and other materials. If you have a laptop computer, it is recommended (but not required) that you bring it for the funeral presentation work. We will have a printer available.
The dress is casual.


CE Information for Funeral Directors 
The Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice: 17 hrs of attendance hours
State Funeral Service Board approval: Approved hours vary by state, contact Glenda Stansbury for more information,


More Information
If you have any questions about this Celebrant training opportunity, contact Darlyne Erickson, 763.416.0124 or 612.940.8169
If you have questions about Celebrants in general, contact: Glenda Stansbury at InSight Books, Inc.,, 800.658.9262 or 405.810.9501.


Emergency Cell Phone Number during week of training only:
Glenda Stansbury  405.550.7854


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