2022 Embalming Preconvention Seminar (PRECON)

Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD  
Sunday, October 09, 2022 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM   iCalendar Central Standard Time

Extreme Restoration Case Solutions: "What to Do and Use"

Instructors will illustrate step-by-step techniques to make viewing possible when faced with the worst cases imaginable. Discover how to chemically treat and restore various levels of decomposed and traumatized individuals. Expand your knowledge and comfort level to tackle the most difficult cases. Chemical selection and techniques will be discussed. See and learn what new products and techniques are in the prep room. We'll examine conditions such as edema, jaundice, cancer and severe emaciation and discuss how to solve these modern-day dilemmas in the preparation room.

About the Presenters

Karl Wenzel was born and raised in Guelph, Ontario Canada. After graduating college and a brief career law enforcement Karl enrolled in mortuary school at Jefferson State Community College in Birmingham Alabama.  Karl earned his degree in mortuary Science in 1997 and is a graduate of Fountain National Academy of Professional Embalming Skills.  Karl founded the Canadian School of Advanced PREP with the goal to educate and share his experience and skills with embalmers across the world, to allow everyone the opportunity to grow within themselves professionally through continued education.


Glyn Tallon studied embalming at the Belfast College of Embalming in Northern Ireland. He was awarded a Diploma in Embalming and is a registered member with "The British Institute of Embalmers".  Glyn also joined membership with "The European Association of Embalmers" in 2000. Whilst studying embalming, Glyn obtained an Anatomical Pathology Technologist Certificate in 1999 in conjunction with "The Royal Institute of Public Health and Hygiene". Glyn's dedication to his profession as a Professional Embalmer and his desire to master the techniques in embalming enrolled him with "The Fountain National Academy of Professional Embalming Skills" (FNA) Missouri, USA.

Seminar is approved for up to 4 CE hours by APFSP and most state licensing boards.

Registration Fees

NFDA Member (includes CE) $180 (on or before 9/20); $205 (after 9/20)
Nonmember (includes CE $255 (on or before 9/20); $280 (after 9/20)
Mortuary Student $90

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Baltimore Convention Center  

1 W Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21201-2433
(410) 649-7000

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