Embalming the Obese Case

  • Course Type
    Course
  • Course Code
    C21_OL101
  • Membership Required
    No
Embalming the Obese Case (3 CE Hours)

Embalming the Obese Case (3 CE Hours)

Vernie Fountain

Member: $75.00
Non-Member: $100.00Your price

It is estimated that three to four out of every ten bodies received for embalming are classifiably "obese." Therefore it is prudent for professional embalmers to continue to learn and improve specific techniques to manage the obese case.

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to describe major issues connected with embalming the obese case and to apply embalming procedures and techniques devised for care of the obese case in order to: assist in removal and transfer of the obese case, manage the embalming process of the obese case, and improve the post-embalming care of the deceased.

The content of this National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) course, and the opinions and recommendations contained therein, in no way represent or reflect the views or policies of the National Funeral Directors Association. The offering of this course by the National Funeral Directors Association does not constitute approval or an endorsement of the content, opinions or recommendations contained in the course.

Continuing Education Information: This course is currently approved for 3 CE hours by APFSP and selected state licensing boards.

State Exceptions: Check with your state board for approval status.

Description

It is estimated that three to four out of every ten bodies received for embalming are classifiably "obese." Therefore it is prudent for professional embalmers to continue to learn and improve specific techniques to manage the obese case.

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to describe major issues connected with embalming the obese case and to apply embalming procedures and techniques devised for care of the obese case in order to: assist in removal and transfer of the obese case, manage the embalming process of the obese case, and improve the post-embalming care of the deceased.

The content of this National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) course, and the opinions and recommendations contained therein, in no way represent or reflect the views or policies of the National Funeral Directors Association. The offering of this course by the National Funeral Directors Association does not constitute approval or an endorsement of the content, opinions or recommendations contained in the course.

Continuing Education Information: This course is currently approved for 3 CE hours by APFSP and selected state licensing boards.

State Exceptions: Check with your state board for approval status.

Course Credit Approvals

State License Type Credit Category Credits
Academy A 0.30
Alabama Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Alaska Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Alberta Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Arizona Funeral Service A 3.00
Arkansas Funeral Service Pending Approval 0.00
British Columbia Funeral Service CEU 3.00
California Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Colorado Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Connecticut Funeral Service A 3.00
Delaware Funeral Service A 3.00
District of Columbia Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Florida Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Georgia Funeral Service Pending Approval 3.00
Hawaii Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Idaho Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Illinois Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Indiana Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Iowa Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Kansas Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Kentucky Funeral Service Pending Approval 3.00
Louisiana Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Maine Funeral Service A 3.00
Manitoba Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Maryland Funeral Service A 3.00
Massachusetts Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Michigan Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Minnesota Funeral Service MN - Body Prep 3.00
Mississippi Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Missouri Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Montana Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Nebraska Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Nevada Funeral Service A 3.00
New Brunswick Funeral Service CEU 3.00
New Hampshire Funeral Service Pending Approval 3.00
New Jersey Funeral Service CEU 3.00
New Mexico Funeral Service A 3.00
New York Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Newfoundland and Labrador Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
North Carolina Funeral Service CEU 3.00
North Dakota Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Nova Scotia Funeral Service Pending Approval 3.00
Ohio Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Oklahoma Funeral Service A 3.00
Ontario Funeral Service Not Applied For 0.00
Oregon Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Pennsylvania Funeral Service Not Applied For 0.00
Puerto Rico Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Quebec Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Rhode Island Funeral Service A 3.00
Saskatchewan Funeral Service CEU 3.00
South Carolina Funeral Service CEU 3.00
South Dakota Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Tennessee Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Texas Funeral Service Pending Approval 0.00
Utah Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Vermont Funeral Service Pending Approval 3.00
Virginia Funeral Service CEU 2.00
Washington Funeral Service CEU 3.00
West Virginia Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Wisconsin Funeral Service 4 3.00
Wyoming Funeral Service CEU 3.00
Yukon Territory Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00