Certified Celebrant Training: Brookfield, WI

NFDA Headquarters, Brookfield, WI  
Wednesday, June 19, 2024 - Friday, June 21, 2024   iCalendar Central Standard Time

What is the InSight Celebrant Training Seminar hosted by NFDA?

Host: National Funeral Directors Association


Wednesday, June 19: 12:30 -1 p.m. Registration/Check in

1:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Thursday, June 20: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Friday June 21: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

All times shown are local time.


Seminar Presenters

Glenda Stansbury MA, CFSP, Marketing & Development Director of InSight Books, Co-Founder and Dean of InSight Institute Certified Celebrant Program. Glenda has worked as Marketing and Development Director for In-Sight Books for 17 years and has been Dean of the In-Sight Institute for 18 years, training over 3500 Celebrants around North America with Doug Manning and is a practicing Funeral Celebrant. She is a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer, a Certified Funeral Service Professional and a professor in the UCO Mortuary Science Department.

Cathy Nichols, With her degree in education, Cathy taught in New Hampshire, Puerto Rico & Pittsburgh, and as an ESL teacher to Japanese auto executives. She also served as the Director of Congregational Care at a large suburban church for 12 years before joining the staff at Busch Funeral Services in 2002. She and her husband live in Bay Village, OH and she considers it a privilege to create and conduct meaningful personalized tributes for bereaved families and thoroughly enjoys being part of the InSight Celebrant Training team.

CE will be issued by InSight.

The Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice: 17 attendance hours

State Funeral Service Board approval: Approved hours vary by state, contact Glenda Stansbury for more information, glenda@insightbooks.com


Registration Fees
Registration fee includes InSight materials, collaborative presentation, meals and snacks, CE processing and certificate of completion.

NFDA Member or Eligible Non-Funeral Director 


Nonmember Funeral Director


U.S. Dollars on U.S. Bank




What to Bring
We will provide a notebook and required materials. If you have a laptop computer, it is recommended (but not required) that you bring it for the funeral presentation work. We will have a printer available.

The dress is business casual.


Hotel Reservation

NFDA suggests rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn Milwaukee Brookfield Conference Center for the discounted rate of $129 +tax just for Certified Celebrant Training attendees.; Click the link below to take advantage of this special rate. Book by May 21, 2024


Seating is limited register now!

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NFDA Headquarters  

13625 Bishops Dr
Brookfield, WI 53005-6600

Map & Directions

If you have an NFDA login, use the button below to register for this event.

If you do not have a NFDA login, you may create an account to register for this event or call us at 800-228-6332 to speak to a Member Services Representative.