Demonstration of Soft Tissue Repair

  • Course Type
    Course
  • Course Code
    C22_OL158
  • Membership Required
    No

Description

Warning: This online course contains graphic content. This NFDA Online Course, utilizing video recordings from the 2018 NFDA Embalming and Restorative Art Seminar at the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, is designed to demonstrate restorative art techniques, including the surgical reduction of swollen eyes, surgical reflection of facial tissue and treatment of lacerations and abrasions of the face.

This online course will help participants discover tried and true techniques for soft tissue repair. Expert embalmers will demonstrate proper analysis and assessment of traumatic injuries, selection of products needed for successful results and case review and discussion on actual reconstructed cases.

After completing this online course, you will be better able to:

  1. Identify the physiological, chemical and anatomical embalming case difficulties.
  2. Recognize the importance of proper chronological order of techniques in cases of trauma.
  3. Review analysis and assessment of traumatic injuries, and discover new and improved embalming tips and techniques.
  4. Overcome common embalming problems, and learn techniques for proper body preparation and viewing.

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 4 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 0.40
Alabama Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Alaska Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Alberta Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Arizona Funeral Service Pending Approval 0.00
Arkansas Funeral Service CEU 4.00
British Columbia Funeral Service CEU 4.00
California Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Colorado Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Connecticut Funeral Service A 4.00
Delaware Funeral Service A 4.00
District of Columbia Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Florida Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Hawaii Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Idaho Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Illinois Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Indiana Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Iowa Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Kansas Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Kentucky Funeral Service Pending Approval 4.00
Louisiana Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Maine Funeral Service A 4.00
Manitoba Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Maryland Funeral Service A 4.00
Massachusetts Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Michigan Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Minnesota Funeral Service MN - Body Prep 4.00
Mississippi Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Missouri Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Montana Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Nebraska Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Nevada Funeral Service A 4.00
New Brunswick Funeral Service CEU 4.00
New Hampshire Funeral Service Pending Approval 4.00
New Jersey Funeral Service CEU 4.00
New Mexico Funeral Service A 4.00
New York Funeral Service Pending Approval 0.00
Newfoundland and Labrador Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
North Carolina Funeral Service CEU 4.00
North Dakota Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Nova Scotia Funeral Service Pending Approval 4.00
Ohio Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Oklahoma Funeral Service A 4.00
Ontario Funeral Service Not Approved 0.00
Oregon Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Pennsylvania Funeral Service Pending Approval 0.00
Puerto Rico Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Quebec Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Rhode Island Funeral Service A 4.00
Saskatchewan Funeral Service CEU 4.00
South Carolina Funeral Service CEU 4.00
South Dakota Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Tennessee Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Texas Funeral Service Pending Approval 0.00
Utah Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Vermont Funeral Service Pending Approval 4.00
Virginia Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Washington Funeral Service CEU 4.00
West Virginia Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Wisconsin Funeral Service 4 4.00
Wyoming Funeral Service CEU 4.00
Yukon Territory Funeral Service No CE Requirement 0.00
Georgia Funeral Service CEU 4.00