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AFSRB Industry Member Election 2021
Date Posted: January 19, 2021
The first term for Shawn Feist is coming to an end on March 31, 2021, so a call for nominations has been sent out to all licensed funeral professionals. The deadline for submitting a nominations is February 5, 2021. The nomination requires that you submit the nomination form and a bio for the individual who is putting their name forward.
If you have any questions about nominating someone, would like more information about serving on the AFSRB, or need a copy of the nomination form, please contact Karen Carruthers, Executive Director at the AFSRB office.
Licence Renewal Update
Date Posted: January 19, 2021
The licence renewal system will be available in mid-February for business managers to complete the renewal process. An email will be sent to all business managers when the system is ready to accept the renewals. Individuals who are not the business manager will not have access to renew their licence. All licences will be renewed through the business manager.
If you have any questions about the licence renewal process, please contact the AFSRB office.
2019 AFSRB Election Results
Date Posted: October 04, 2019
Dean Ross from Stettler and Parkview Funeral Homes was elected to serve a 3 year term with the AFSRB. He will join Scott Barbour and Shawn Feist as the industry representatives on the Board.
Continuing Education Guidelines for all Licensees
Date Posted: June 04, 2018
Funeral directors, embalmers and pre-need salespeople must adapt to ever changing trends and business practices in funeral service. The Alberta Funeral Services Regulatory Board has developed a continuing education program that reflects this reality and offers flexibility, opportunity and choice.
AFSRB Advertising Policy
Date Posted: June 04, 2017
From the Alberta Funeral Services Act – General Regulation Alberta Regulation 226/1998. With amendments up to and including Alberta Regulation 31/2012