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For Sale, For Donation, or Wanted Items Many of the tools of our trade are somewhat specific to our industry. As a service to our members, if you have items that you would like to sell or donate to another cemetery, or if you are wanting to find an item, provide the AIC Secretary with a description of the item and your contact information. The AIC will disseminate the list of “For Sale, For Donation, or Wanted Items” to our members.If you would like to participate, please contact the AIC Secretary.

UPCOMING EVENTS and CONTINUING EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

ANNUAL CONVENTION - Save the Date: February 20-21, 2020 - Holiday Inn & Suites, East Peoria, Illinois. Registration forms will be available soon.

WORKSHOPS

If you would like to host a workshop at your facility, please contact the AIC Secretary for more information.

TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

The AIC has been approved by IDFPR to provide certification for Cemetery Managers and Cemetery Customer Service Employees.

SCHEDULE OF UPCOMING TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS for Cemetery Managers and Customer Service Employees:

Monday, October 7, 2019, at Chippiannock Cemetery, 2901 Twelfth Street, Rock Island, Illinois. Check-in begins at 8 a.m. and the training begins at 9 a.m.  Testing begins at 2:30 p.m.  Lunch and refreshment break will be provided.  Click here for link to Registration Form for the October 7 event.

and

Saturday, February 22, 2020, at the Holiday Inn and Suites in East Peoria, Illinois, following the Annual Convention. Registration forms for the February 22 event will be available soon.

Register early as course materials will be provided after your registration is received. You may want to take advantage of this opportunity whether you are required to become certified or simply want to take the class for the education it provides.

Additional programs may be requested by contacting the AIC.  Training program and certification for Cemetery Managers and Customer Service Employees is available upon request.  To request training,  click here for link to the Request Form. The training and certification is generally held at:

Chippiannock Cemetery
2901 Twelfth Street
Rock Island, Illinois

In addition, the AIC training team is available for training at other locations upon request by calling us at 309-788-6622 or email the AIC Secretary at aic_secretary@mediacombb.net.

You may want to take advantage of this opportunity whether you are required to become certified or simply want to take the class for the education it provides.

Check-in begins at 8 a.m. and the training begins at 9 a.m. Testing begins at 2:30 p.m. Lunch and refreshment break will be provided.


CONTINUING EDUCATION

The Alliance offers continuing education hours for Illinois Cemetery Managers and Cemetery Customer Service Employees as well as Funeral Directors and Embalmers.

International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Association - ICCFA University Scholarship Opportunity.  Click here for a PDF with more information.

NEWSLETTER

The Alliance of Illinois Cemeterians provides the Quarterly newsletter to our members. If you would like to receive the Quarterly and become a member, please send us a completed membership application.  
Click here for link to Membership Application.

The Alliance provides an index of all the articles published in the Quarterly. Please contact us if you would like to receive a copy of any of these articles.

The forms and related information contained in this newsletter are not intended to and do not constitute legal advice. While this newsletter is designed to provide material that is helpful and informative, the accuracy, completeness, adequacy and currency of the material provided is not warranted or guaranteed. It is recommended that individuals consult with their attorneys prior to utilizing any of the material contained in this publication.