Table of Contents - Funeral articles
The Diploma of Funeral Celebrancy - A summary of why it is necessary to complete an adequate course of study
Keynote Address - by Dally Messenger to the Best Practice Funerals Conference 2005
Funeral Ceremonies : College Standard of Service
Plan your own Funeral Ceremony: A Kathleen Hurley plan for ensuring your funeral (or anyone's !) has dignity.
Celebrant Funerals - advice to clients. Things they should know before engaging a civil Funeral Celebrant.
Funeral Standards, Fees, and prices - Information for clients. What is the normal procedure? Religion, Fees.
Info-6p-Pamphlet-pdf - A 6 panel pamphlet for use by College Students and Graduates
Choosing a CFC - Advice to clients on how to choose a Civil Funeral Celebrant
Funeral Readings & poetry - "poet Laureate" of Australia, and graduate of the College, chooses poems forom the classics
Funeral Music - celebrant Pamela Adams provides a short resource list of oft chosen songs and music.
Pet Funerals - Information about tributres to loved pets
TIME on Funerals - TIME article on secular funerals in Australia and New Zealand, featuring the principal and some graduates of the College
Ockham's Razor-Funerals -Dally Messenger recorded this summary of secular funerals for the Australian Boradcasting Commission
O'Connor-Funerals - Ideals and reality in secular Funerals — harm done by Funeral Directors. The tale of two sisters.
O'Connor-Funerals&CMCs - Celebrant O'Connor observes a top class colleague - reflections on fees and other ceremonies
Rayner-Funerals et alia - Barrister, Celebrant, Graduate of the College, Moira Rayner, on the ACCC and Funerals
First Funeral - Celebrant Carolyn Shaw writes about her first funeral and her preparation.
Hurley-TraumaticFunerals - A lecture by Kathleen Hurley about the traumatic experience of unexpected death.
Foreword for Dorward: Neil Dorward has published a new book on Delivering Funerals
Many More articles Available at - collegeofcelebrancy.com.au -
see Module links below
Diploma of Marriage Celebrancy
Modules 1, 2, and 3
Diploma of Funeral Celebrancy
Modules 1, 2, and 4
Diploma of General Celebrancy
Modules 1, 2, and 5
Advanced Dip of Marriage Celebrancy
Modules 1, 2, 3 and 6
Advanced Dip of Funeral Celebrancy
Modules 1, 2, 4 and
Advanced Dip of General Celebrancy
Modules 1, 2, 5 and 6
Graduate Diploma of Celebrancy
All 8 Modules
Module 2 - Public Speaking, Management and Choreography
Module 3 - Wedding Celebrancy in Practice
Module 4 - Funeral Celebrancy in Practice
Module 5 - General Celebrancy in Practice
Module 6 - Celebrancy as a Profession & Small Business
Module 7 - The History, Nature and Development of Secular Celebrancy
Module 8 - Values, Ideals and Spirituality