Mar. 3, 2023 - Dec. 31, 2024
OFDA On-Demand Course: Ohio Crematory Laws and Rules
- Member: $125.00
- Non-Member Member: $155.00
- 2 CE Hours, Laws & Rules, approved with the State of Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors
This course is specific to Crematory Operation and meets the 2-Hour Crematory Laws and Rules course requirement for a Crematory Operator Permit
This two-hour course, presented by OFDA General Counsel, David Ingram consists of an in-depth examination of Ohio’s cremation laws and regulations. The eight-part analysis covers the legal aspects of licensing, right of disposition, requirements of the cremation authorization, crematory procedures and restrictions, cremation of donated bodies and body parts, disposition of cremated remains, crematory recordkeeping responsibilities, and statutory immunity for funeral homes and crematories. All attendees will be provided a copy of the comprehensive Ohio Cremation Law Manual which covers each of the topics being discussed during the program.
This course provides attendees with an overview of Ohio’s cremation regulations and recent changes with the goal of promoting compliance in an area with the most exposure to liability – civil, criminal, and administrative.
David A. Ingram, Esq.
The Ingram Firm
OFDA General Counsel
David is a Columbus-based attorney practicing in a range of areas such as emerging businesses and non-profit and tax-exempt organizations. He draws on his experience as the previous executive director for the State of Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors to serve OFDA and its membership. He enjoys the opportunity to assist funeral service entrepreneurs and family-owned businesses in navigating compliance, licensing, risk, and the unique challenges that they face each day.