Spotlight on 2023 Annual Conference Speakers: Certified Safety Training
FTC Funeral Rule Compliance from Certified Safety Training
Ebonē Dukes, MBA, CFSP
Director, FTC Compliance
Certified Safety Training
President, Certified Safety Training
About this Course
This course is intended to help you, the funeral provider, comply with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC or Commission) Funeral Rule.
The Funeral Rule went into effect on April 30,1984. The Commission revised the Rule early in 1994; revisions became effective later that year.
The Funeral Rule requires you to give consumers accurate, itemized price information and various other disclosures about funeral goods
and services. If you violate the Funeral Rule, you may be subject to penalties of up to $43,280 per violation.
About the Presenters
Ebonē Lipsey Dukes, MBA, CFSP has nearly two decades of funeral service experience and is an expert in the FTC Funeral Rule. As the Director of FTC Compliance, Ebonē brings extensive experience in education and compliance to Certified Safety Training where she is continuing her work growing the funeral service industry. Her experience and credential include:
- Program Director for Northwest Mississippi Funeral Service Program
- National Funeral Directors Association’s inaugural class of the National Emerging Leaders Program Graduate
- Certified Funeral Service Practitioner
- Master’s in Business Administration
Ebonē a bachelor’s and master’s degree from Bethel University. She is currently pursuing a second master’s degree in Thanatology at Marian University. When she is not working, you can find her crafting, traveling or crime shows with her husband. You can contact Ebonē directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Certified Safety Training is backed by Certified Safety Professionals and more than two decades of death care safety experience and award-winning safety programs.
Mark Harrison is the president of Certified Safety Training, the exclusive safety and compliance provider to the NFDA. Mark has extensive experience in online education and digital training and has launched successful online safety and compliance services in the death care,
veterinarian, and dental industries.
Mark has delivered educational seminars to the following associations:
- National Funeral Directors
- National Funeral Directors and Morticians
- Kansas Funeral Directors
- Delaware Funeral Directors
- New Hampshire Funeral Directors
- New York State Funeral Directors
- Independent Funeral Directors of Florida
- Wisconsin Funeral Directors
- Funeral Association of Canada
Mark holds a bachelor's degree from Dickinson College and a master’s degree from Montclair State University. Certified Safety Training is backed by Certified Safety Professionals and more than two decades of death care safety experience and award-winning safety programs. You can contact Mark directly at email@example.com.
Saturday, June 3, 2023
9:00am - 10:00am ET
(1-hr CE Course)
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