XFDC 20022 - Embalmer Work Experience
Other Hour(s): 72
Other Hours Schedule Type Work Term
72 hours off campus
The Embalmer Work Experience is a synthesis of academic work, practicum experience and experiential learning. Apply the fundamentals of embalming using appropriate health and universal safety precautions. Skills such as critical assessment, suturing and the care of body fluids will be further developed. Apply the laws and regulations governing funeral service and increase knowledge, confidence and skills within the embalming preparation room. Students are responsible for securing employment within a licensed funeral home.
Prerequisite(s): XFDC 20010 , XFDC 20013 and XFDC 20018 with a minimum grade of C and XFDC 20023 .
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): XFDC 20020 with a minimum grade of C.
Note: Students must provide proof of Hepatitis B series (min. of 2/3 of series) vaccination, Tetanus / Dip current within 10 years vaccination, Canadian Red Cross Standard First Aid with CPR Level C and WHMIS in order to participate in Funeral Services 20022.