Lawriter - OAC - 4717-15-04 Crematory operation certification program requirements.

4717-15-04 Crematory operation certification program requirements.

(A) As used in this division:

"Crematory Operation Certification Program" means a program approved by the board that includes all of the minimum requirements set by the board and a two hour course on laws and rules relevant to this state and specific to crematory operation. The two hour course may be joined with a program that includes the minimum requirements set by the board.

(B) A crematory operation certification program approved by the board must address with the appropriate depth and competencies required for a crematory operator to safely and effectively work in a cremation facility and shall include at a minimum each of the following required topics:

(1) Cremation equipment and maintenance;

(2) Overview of the cremation process;

(3) Combustion and incineration;

(4) Shipping, receiving, tracking, and handling of remains;

(5) Cremation safety and compliance;

(6) Identification procedures and due diligence;

(7) Record keeping;

(8) Risks of liability;

(9) Environmental laws and regulations;

(10) Occupational safety and health administration laws and regulations (OSHA).

Effective: 5/24/2018
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 05/24/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4717.04
Rule Amplifies: 4717.051