Nov 222017

June 10-13, 2018
Boar’s Head
Charlottesville, Virginia

Online Registration for Firm Members
Online Exhibitor Space Application




NFDA’s Cremation Certification Program
June 13, 2018, 08:00 AM – 04:00 PM
Boar’s Head Inn
200 Ednam Drive
Charlottesville, VA

The recognized certification standard for funeral service professional. Cremation litigation is on the rise. Protect your firm through cremation due diligence practices and provide your families with the best cremation service possible.

This program offers a must-have certification for everyone offering cremation to the families they serve. Whether you currently own or operate a crematory, are thinking of opening one, or want to evaluate a third-party crematory, this training is necessary for your success.

The recognized certification standard for funeral service professionals, NFDA’s Cremation Certification Program covers best practices for safe, proper, and ethical crematory operations, excellence in service to cremation families, and much more. Opportunities for Continuing Education credit may also be available in your area.

The NFDA Cremation Certification Program is state-approved for crematory operator certification in Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia at this time. It also meets specific training requirements in states that require training but not certification. Contact NFDA for details.
Seminar Presented by Mike Nicodemus, NFDA Vice President, Cremation Services

Register Now!


The Virginia Funeral Directors Association’s sleeping room block is now closed at The Boar’s Head Inn. We do not want you to miss out on this great convention! If you still need a sleeping room, please contact The Boar’s Head Inn at or call (866) 996-7504 8am – 8pm for assistance, or contact the VFDA office and we will assist in any way we can.


Convention Sponsorship Opportunities


2018 VFSA Golf Outing Information


Fun for the Kids

On-Site Child Care at The Boar’s Head Inn

Please visit the link below for the child care application form and the required documents required.

The Boar’s Head Inn Sports Club Kids’ Club Summer Camp

The Boar’s Head Inn Sports Club Kids’ Club is a state-licensed program designed for children. Kids spend the day learning about nature and enjoying water activities at the Boars Head Sports Club. Visit for more information and to sign up!

Golf Lessons at the Birdwood Golf Course

Junior Private Lessons are available at the Birdwood Golf Course. Visit to sign up for private or group lessons.


VFDA Foundation Raffle

Step right up and get your raffle tickets!
You aren’t going to want to miss out on these great cash prizes!
First Place Winner gets $1,000, Second Place Winner gets $500, and Third Place Winner wins $250!!
It’s only $10 a ticket and all worth it for the win!
Tickets will be drawn on June 12th at 7:00 p.m

2018 Raffle Ticket Flier

  • Price: $10.00
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 November 22, 2017