IFD College: Foundation Funeral Practitioner at Taunton on 17th July 2018

Event Date: 17th July 2018

The Health & Safety for Funeral Staff course is being held on the afternoon of the 17th July at Taunton so students may take both courses in one day.

Location: Taunton

Time: 9.30 – 12.30

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at anyone employed in the funeral service.


The learner is assessed by verbal questioning, simple written assignments / workbooks and observations.


Unit 1:

  • Take the initial information
  • Advise clients about certification and documentation following a death Create and maintain effective working relationships
  • Take accurate measurements of the deceased in preparation for coffin making.

Unit 2:

  • Prepare the viewing room
  • Make visual checks of coffin/casket
  • Make visual checks of the deceased to ensure the deceased is properly prepared
  • Ensure the mourners are treated with respect and dignity

Find out more

Visit the IFD College website to read the course prospectus or contact Corinne at SAIF Business Centre on 0345 230 6777.


The IFD College offers SAIF members 10% discount.