Webinar: Chemical Safety Do's and Don'ts

Virtual Event  
Wednesday, April 19, 2023 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM   iCalendar Central Standard Time

NFDA Webinar (1 CE Hour)

Free for Members

All times are U.S. Central Time


Focus on Safety and Achieve Best Results!


Chemical handling is risky and if handled incorrectly may lead to serious injury. Join Karl Wenzel for a one-hour program explaining the chemicals that are commonly used in funeral service. Karl will discuss the safety and risks behind them as well as what is recommended for certain cases and what to stay away from. Chemical contents, understanding indexing and classification of what is in your preparation room is critical information so you can focus on your safety while achieving the best results for the family.  


Key Takeaways:


  1. Define chemical safety elements and how they impact you and your staff
  2. Explain the effectiveness of the chemicals that are traditionally used
  3. Evaluate the potential dangers of chemicals and their mixtures




Karl Wenzel was born and raised in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. After graduating college and a brief career in 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 professionally through continued education.

Approved for 1 CE hour by APFSP and by most state and province licensing boards.

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