Our Level 5 Diploma courses in Funeral Directing and Embalming are designed for people with established and relevant experience in the industry.
The Open Polytechnic has developed the funeral directing programme which is currently underway.
Training hour credits are approved in increments of 15 minutes (0.25 THC).
Aggregated summaries of employer facilitated training may be submitted quarterly at least 10 days prior to each FSTT meeting for retrospective approval.
Applications may be completed or downloaded here:
The Funeral Service Training Trust of New Zealand (FSTT) is the qualification developer for the funeral industry in New Zealand.
The trust meets quarterly, with scheduled meetings on:
16 June 2022 (AGM)
25 August 2022
17 November 2022
16 March 2023