Level IV

June 10, 11 & 12, 2022

The Art of Death Midwifery Training


The Celebration of Life is the commemoration of one's unique contribution to humanity.
Learn the steps and skills to create unique, personal and deeply moving funeral and memorial ceremonies.

Students are challenged to think outside the box during this highly interactive, three-day webinar where powerful mock funeral and memorial ceremonies are created to honor the dead.

"This was more than a learning experience, this was a sacred experience...discovering how to channel the frazzled energy of still-fresh grief into something that matters... both personally, and on a larger scale."  

- Laurie Ciardullo

Topics Explored

The role of the Funeral Celebrant

Designing & producing the service

Creating sacred space

Living Funerals 

Final Farewell Blessing Services at Bedside 

Graveside services, Sea Burial Services

Rituals & Tributes

Writing the eulogy

Holding space for the grief

Opening and closing remarks/prayers & poems

Announcements/Obituaries/Video Journals/Programs

Pet Funerals

"This workshop is incredibly intense, challenging, deeply moving and so much fun!! Everyone should have this experience so they can be prepared when a loved one dies."  - Kym Chartrand

Graduates receive a certificate for 25 hours training as Funeral Celebrant.

This workshop is open to anyone and is also the master class for The Art of Death Midwifery training.

Register for the Course

This webinar is held once per year during the Summer months online.

You must check the box to agree to receive instructional and promotional emails in the check-out in order to participate.

Upon receipt of registration, a confirmation e-mail will be sent to you with the class details.

Some states may include taxes, this is not regulated by Sacred Crossings.