Training Programmes

IFISS can design and deliver training programmes to individual and groups depending on the requirements of the business.

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Industry Professional Development

  • Funeral Arranging and Conducting
  • Mortuary Care and Management
  • Basic and Advanced Embalming
  • Service Briefing and Debriefing

Specialised Training Courses

  • Resilience and Critical Incident Stress management (CISM)
  • Peer Support, Caring for Carer
  • After Death Care
  • Grief and Trauma training for Funeral workers
  • Workplace cohesion and conflict resolution

Assessments & Mentoring

  • Professional workplace assessment and supervision.
  • Mentoring available for management and staff working
    across the entire industry

Cemeteries & Crematoria Training Programmes

Understanding Grief in the Workplace & Building resilience

  • Companions in Grief – How to sit with grieving people.
  • Caring for the Carer – 
  • Building Resilience in the workplace
  • Interventions
  • Debriefing, defusing, Operational debriefs,
  • Group Psychological First Aid

Introduction to the funeral industry

  • Overview of Funeral Industry Roles:  
  • Transfer team, Arranger, Conductor, Embalmer, FDA, Hearse Driver Administrator/Co-Ordinator 
  • Expansion of each role; the details, time-lines 
  • Challenges specific to the industry 
  • Body language/demeanour

Pre-Paid Training

  • Companions in grief

  • Financials

  • Dealing with planning ahead

Contact Us Today

If you are experiencing operational and staffing challenges, we are here to help. Talk to the team at IFISS today about what we can do to support and grow your business.