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Oct 6-7-8, 2020(Rescheduled date)

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Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport / West Mississauga

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$155.00 + HST per night Oct 5-6-7, 2020
Check in 3pm, check out 12 noon
Includes parking and internet
Rate expires Sept 4, 2020

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Meet the Instructors

Glenda Stansbury, MA, CFSP

Marketing and Development Director, In-Sight Books;

  • Dean, In-Sight Institute

Glenda has worked as Marketing and Development Director for In-Sight Books since 1995 and has been Dean of the In-Sight Institute since 1999, training over 3500 Celebrants around North America with Doug Manning and is a practicing Funeral Celebrant.  She is a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer, a Certified Funeral Service Professional and a professor in the UCO Mortuary Science Department.   

Sara Brown

Owner of Sara Brown Celebrant 

Sara lives in Milton, Ontario.  Passionate about creating awareness of the value of Celebrants, Sara has appeared as a guest of the Finding Bravery podcast and featured in the business magazine Influence Magazine.  She also has extensive experience as a keynote speaker, workshop leader and event planner in numerous settings on various topics both within and outside the death care profession.  In a past life, Sara was an elementary school teacher for 8 years.

More about Sara → Here

Training Schedule

TUESDAY  October 6


1:00 pm


2:00 pm

The Value of the Funeral

The History of the Celebrant Movement

Presentation of Model Funeral Home

Discussion of Model Funeral

6:00 pm

Group Dinner (included in registration)

wednesday october 8

7:30 am

Breakfast incl.

8:00 am

Getting started

Working with a firm



Hydration Break incl.

Family Meetings

 12:00 pm

Lunch incl. 

The Elements of Funeral Planning  

Master of Ceremonies/Speakers/Personalization 


Public Speaking/How to Theme a Service

Designing a Service

5:00 pm

Training ends for the day - dinner on your own

thursday october 9

7:30 am         Breakfast incl.  Funeral Presentations

12:00 pm        Training Completed!! 

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