Industry Events

Coroner 101 hosted by the NYS Association of County Coroners & Medical Examiners

February 11 | 6 CEUs available

For event information, including the agenda, visit their website or download the registration form.

Online Webinar Hosted by Alpha Omega Educational Services, LLC

March 13 | 6 CEUs available

Click here for the conference agenda. For more information or to register please visit: or contact Rev. Matthew P. Binkewicz at 607.280.1586.

Webcast LIVE from Baltimore, MD 

Supporting Children and Families Following an Overdose Death

March 21, 1-4pm ET

The NACG National Conference and Webcast in 2023 will take place on March 21, 2023 from 1-4pm ET. This is a cost-efficient option to host a community training with nationally recognized speakers on this important topic. Both the speakers and topic will appeal to a diverse audience, including professionals from funeral services, hospice care, health care, education, mental health, child welfare, and bereavement support. For program details and to register, visit

Facilitator Training for Suicide and Substance Use Bereavement Support Groups

May 3-4 | 6 CEUs available

As the nationwide suicide and opioid epidemics continued to shatter families in the U.S., need for support groups to help survivors is growing. To address this need, the NYS Tribute Foundation has developed a training program for individuals to learn how to establish a support group dedicated to those bereaved by suicide or substance use death. For program details and to register, visit

Celebrant Training

October 10-12 | 6 CEUs (NYS) available

The NYS Tribute Foundation, in partnership with NYSFDA, is once again offering a multi-state Certified Celebrant Training at the NYSFDA headquarters building in Albany. Professionals from CT, MA, NJ and PA are also invited to attend. This training is specifically designed for anyone interested in understanding the process of the funeral service and learning how to personalize and design meaningful funerals or tributes. For more details and to register, visit