Member Survey Results

We asked, you answered. Our annual membership survey results are in and you can read the report here. BCFA Member Survey Results Thank you to everyone who participated, and congratulations to the winner of the Starbucks card, Tim Rowan of Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home. While there were some terrific suggestions for improvements, we were pleased to […]

Interpersonal Relationships+Embalming Challenges or Casket Training

Making the Most of Differences plus … Casket Selection (for Funeral Directors) or Embalming Challenges in Today’s World (for Embalmers) With Guest Speakers Tammy Dewar, PhD., Kevin Armstrong and Frank Scaglione Wednesday October 15, 8:30 am—4:30 pm Accent Inns and Vancouver Casket Ltd, Burnaby, BC. OR Friday October 17, 8:30 am—4:30 pm Sequoia Gardens Memorial and […]

Mentoring the Funeral Services Apprentice

The BC Funeral Association is holding a half day Mentoring workshop on Wednesday September 24, at Mount Pleasant Universal Funeral Home, Vancouver, BC.As part of the Funeral Services Program, mentors help apprentices progress and ultimately become a licensed embalmer and funeral director. The quality of the mentor and the mentorship partnership has a huge impact on […]

Cemetery Administration Workshop in Prince George

  The BC Funeral Association will be offering an ALL DAY Cemetery Administration Workshop on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at Memorial Park Cemetery 3300 Memorial Park Lane, Prince George BC . The session will run from 9:00 am to 4 pm, with registration at 8:30. Lunch included! This workshop will be of interest for professionals whose position involves: […]