In consultation with the Cemeteries and Crematoria Association of NSW, TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute (NSI) has developed three new Statements of Attainment as skills sets from the new Funeral Services Training Package SIF08.  The units of competence within these Statement's of Attainment will provide pathways to gaining qualifications within the training package. 
NSI has gap training and recognition of prior learning tools available for people working in the funeral services industry to achieve either or both of the following:

*  Certificate III in Gravedigging, Grounds and Maintenance
*  Certificate III in Cemetery and Crematoria.

For further information on Statement of Attainment, please refer to the attached brochure, Funeral Services Industry Training.

The following courses relating to our industry are being offered by TAFE NSW - Northern Sydney Institute:

Exhumation Technique:
Course Length
Training Dates
Assessment Date
Venue
3 Days
24 and 25 June 2010
4 August 2010
Rookwood
3 Days
2 and 3 September 2010
13 October 2010
Rookwood
 
Safe Grave Techniques:
Course Length
Training Dates
Assessment Date
Venue
3 Days
20 & 21 May 2010
23 June 2010
Rookwood
3 Days
5 & 6 August 2010
1 September 2010
Rookwood

Working Effectively in the Funeral Industry:
Course Length
Training Dates
Assessment Date
Venue
To be advised
To be advised
To be advised
To be advised

Flyers on the above mentioned courses are attached below.

For further information, including enrollment,  please call TAFE NSI on 02 9448 6301.