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Rule 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).

Last updated May 16, 2022 at 12:18 PM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 4717.04
Amplifies: 4717.051
Five Year Review Date: 5/1/2027