Certifications & Awards

ICCFA Educational Foundation/Scholarships

The ICCFA, along with several industry associations, provides scholarships annually to attend ICCFA University and the Wide World of Sales Conference.

Certification/Designation Programs

ICCFA has designed a certification program to recognize those persons who have achieved the highest level of achievement within the funeral service and memorialization industry.

Cremation Certification

The ICCFA cremation certification program has been offered since 2007 as part of the ICCFA University’s College of Cremation Services. It is open to employees of all cemeteries, funeral homes, crematories and related businesses. Three certification designations are offered.

KIP Awards

The KIP (Keeping It Personal) Awards for the best in personalization were created by ICCFA's Personalization Committee to recognize outstanding examples of personalization of services or products in the death care profession.

Hall of Fame & Lifetime Achievement Awards

ICCFA awards the Hall of Fame and Lifetime Achievement Awards to individuals who have given back to the association and profession.