Compassionate Career

It is truly a rare gift to be with a family during their time of grief, to help them turn an often traumatic and difficult time into one of transformation and healing which helps their bereavement process. If you want to do this, we can help you.

The Funeral Training Academy is run by funeral professionals who pride themselves on teaching courses which are a journey of care. All our trainers are experienced, qualified and experts in their field and offer their training with a range of teaching techniques to suit everyone.

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Learn from Progressive Funeral Professionals

We have been changing the face of funerals by training over 800 funeral celebrants and funeral directors/arrangers since 2008.

Our range of courses, including our Level 3 Accredited Funeral Celebrant Diploma, ensures you can learn what you need to be successful in your chosen career.

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We use several locations throughout the UK which have been chosen carefully as perfect learning spaces.

We provide refreshments throughout the day and accommodation options for those who need to travel.

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About The Funeral Training Academy

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Learn From Award Winning Celebrants & Directors.

Accredited and experienced trainers active in all aspects of funeral directing and celebrants.


Success Stories

From our recently qualified funeral celebrants to our long standing funeral directors, here you can read a selection of our success stories and find out how we can help you really achieve a rewarding career.

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