This course is approved for 3 hours of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.

Various types of funeral services are covered that would not be considered traditional.  Current, traditional funeral customs, various religions and ethnicities are also explored.

Please check with the state regarding additional licensing and continuing education requirements.

All Star Training has online, continuing education and pre-license courses for Funeral Directors and Embalmers. Our online courses are cheaper than the competition, self-paced and easy to use.  All our online courses are state-approved by Illinois and meet the requirements for pre-license, license renewal or continuing education credits (CEUs). So if you are working in Illinois and need Funeral Director or Embalmer renewal courses on General Funeral Topics, Business management, Funeral Services, HIV and AIDS, Depression and Grief, and Mortuary Science, there is no better choice than All Star Training!

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Course Content

Lessons Status

Cultural Differences in Death and Dying


Ecological Funerals


Funerals in Contemporary North America