Acts & Regulations

A list of the Acts and Regulations which govern the funeral directing and embalming professions.

Applications and professional information

All professional information and forms can now be reviewed and downloaded on this web site. If you have any problems, please contact the office.

CEC Information

Please see our list of pre-approved continuing education credits, including courses available on-line.


Important information and resources for funeral professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic



Are you looking to begin a career in the funeral industry? Education is key! Below, we at the Nova Scotia Board of Registration of Embalmers and Funeral Directors have included information on schools and courses relating to mortuary studies. Please browse around and find the school that is perfect for you. If you are already a licensed funeral director and are looking to further your studies through continuing education programs, please visit the Continuing Education section of the website.