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Diploma in Funeral Arranging and Administration (Dip.FAA)

ALL QUALIFICATION RELATED DOCUMENTS, LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT MATERIALS ARE THE PROPERTY OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS

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TRAINING MATERIALS AND ASSOCIATED DOCUMENTATION SHOULD NOT BE USED FOR ANY OTHER TRAINING OR CERTIFICATION PURPOSES

Social Media Policy PDF document
Dip FAA – Audio Recording of Oral Examinations Policy PDF document

Tutor Contract and Student Learning Agreement

Example – Template for a Student Contract Word document
Learning Agreement Word document

Dip FAA syllabus

Dip FAA Syllabus – Sept 2013 onwards PDF document

Student Initial Self Assessment and Individual Development Plan

Initial Self Assessment Word document
Individual Development Plan Word document

Dip FAA –  Learning Materials

Revised Learning Materials for Use From April 2020 Onwards

Scotland: 2020
LMs – Module_3_Unit_6_HEALTH_AND_SAFETY_2020 Update
LMs – Module_3_Unit_7_REGISTRATION_OF_DEATH__PROCURATOR_FISCAL_PROCEDURES_2020 Update
LMs – Module_3_Unit_8_HUMAN_CREMATION_-_LAW_AND_PRACTICE_Scot_2020 Update
LMs – Module_3_Unit_9_HUMAN_BURIAL_-_LAW_AND_PRACTICE_Scot_2020 Update
LMs – Module_5_Unit_14_FINANCIAL_LIABILITY_Scot_2020 Update

 

England: 2020
LMs – Module_3_Unit_6_HEALTH_AND_SAFETY_2020 Update
LMs – Module_3_Unit_7_REGISTRATION_OF_DEATH_AND_CORONERS__PROCEDURES_EW 2020 Update
LMs – Module_3_Unit_8_HUMAN_CREMATION_-_LAW_AND_PRACTICE_EW_2020 Update
LMs – Module_3_Unit_9_HUMAN_BURIAL_-_LAW_AND_PRACTICE_EW_2020 Update
LMs – Module_5_Unit_14_FINANCIAL_LIABILITY_EW_2020 Update

 

2013

Module 1 Unit 1 Understanding Bereavement and Grief PDF document
Module 1 Unit 2 Client Care in the Funeral Service PDF document
Module 1 Unit 3 Communicating with Clients Within the Funeral Service PDF document
Module 2 Unit 4 Responding to the Initial Notification of Death PDF document
Module 2 Unit 5 Care and Presentation of the Deceased PDF document
Module 3 Unit 6 Health and Safety for Funeral Arrangers PDF document
Module 3 Unit 7 Registration of Death, Coroners and Procurator Fiscal Procedures PDF document
Module 3 Unit 8 Human Cremation Law and Practice PDF document
Module 3 Unit 9 Human Burial Law and Practice PDF document
Module 4 Unit 10 Understanding Funeral Rites PDF document
Module 4 Unit 11 Arranging the Funeral PDF document
Module 4 Unit 11 A Funeral Arrangers Directory PDF document
Module 4 Unit 12 Arranging a Funeral for a Child or Baby PDF document
Module 4 Unit 13 Office Practice and Administration PDF document
Module 5 Unit 14 Understanding Client liability, Entitlement and Consumer Regulations in the Funeral Service PDF document

Dip FAA –  Lesson Plans

Lesson Plan Module 1 Unit 1 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 1 Unit 2 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 1 Unit 3 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 2 Unit 4 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 2 Unit 5 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 3 Unit 6 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 3 Unit 7 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 3 Unit 8 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 3 Unit 9 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 4 Unit 10 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 4 Unit 11 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 4 Unit 12 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 4 Unit 13 PDF document
Lesson Plan Module 5 Unit 14 PDF document

Dip FAA – Proof of Learning (Unit by Unit) Tutor Resource

This section contains example templates that can be used for either:-

a) a proof of learning exercise following tuition of each unit
b) to set students a task to complete (homework) in between workshops. Each have responsibility to report back at the next workshop and cascade their finding to others in the group.

Note: tutors must ensure all relevant information contained in the learning materials are covered by students if either option is used.

Both options use the Dip FAA Assessment Criteria
Proof of Learning Unit 1 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 2 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 3 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 4 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 5 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 6 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 7 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 8 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 9 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 10 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 11 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 12 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 13 Word document
Proof of Learning Unit 14 Word document

Assessment, Moderation, Feedback and Resources

Dip FAA Moderation Submission Sheet file

Dip FAA – ILR Templates and Assessment Criteria

ILR Completion – Tutor Guidance PDF document
ILR Module 1 Assessment Criteria Word document
ILR Module 2 Assessment Criteria Word document
ILR Module 3 Assessment Criteria Word document
ILR Module 4 Assessment Criteria Word document
ILR Module 5 Assessment Criteria Word document
ILR Module 1 Verification and Moderation Word document
ILR Module 2 Verification and Moderation Word document
ILR Module 3 Verification and Moderation Word document
ILR Module 4 Verification and Moderation Word document
ILR Module 5 Verification and Moderation Word document

Dip.FAA Reflective Logs (templates)

Dip FAA RL Guidance. PDF document
RL Module 1 Word document
RL Module 2 Word document
RL Module 3 Word document
RL Module 4 Word document
RL Module 5 Word document
Models of Reflective Practice PDF document
Oral Examination – final RL Word document
Written Examination RL Word document

Coursework Assessment and Examinations – related documentation

Assessment and Examination Timetable 2020 PDF document
Assessment and Examination Timetable 2021 PDF document
Oral Examination – Tutor and Student Guidance PDF document
Written Examination – Tutor and Student Guidance PDF document
Examination Regulations PDF document
Examination grading structure PDF document
Oral Examination reflective log PDF document
Written Examination reflective Log PDF document
Examination Appeals Policy and Guidance – April 2015 PDF document
Provisional Examination List

Student Deferment, Withdrawal and Extension Documentation

Application to Defer Study and Coursework Assessment Word document
Application to Withdraw from Study Word document
Application for Registration Extension for the Dip FAA file

Feedback, Complaints and Appeals Procedures

Policy and Procedures PDF document
Formal Complaint and Appeals Application Word document

Tutor Standardisation Workshops – Documentation

Standardisation Workshop – 8 December Powerpoint presentation
Standardisation Workshop Agenda – 6th October 2012 Word document
Overview 2013 Standardisation Workshops. file
Standardisation Workshop – 16th March 2013 file
Standardisation Workshop – 20 July 2013 Word document
Standardisation Workshop – Conduct and Performance 5th October 2013 file
Tutor Conduct and Capability procedures PDF document
Standardisation Agenda 5th October 2013 Word document
Models of Reflection file
Standardisation Workshop – Workshop Minutes 5 October 2013 Word document
Standardisation workshop – 21st June 2014 file
Standardisation Workshop – 21 June 2014 Minutes Word document
Tutor Monitoring checklist PDF document
Standardisation workshop 11th October 2014 file
Standardisation workshop 25th April 2015 Powerpoint presentation
Standardisation workshop 10th October 2015 file
Standardisation Workshop Agenda – 16th April 2016 Word document
Standardisation workshop 16th April 2016 file
Standardisation Workshop Agenda – 8th October 2016 Word document
Standardisation workshop 8th October 2016 file
Standardisation Workshop Agenda – 8th April 2017 Word document
Standardisation workshop 8th April 2017 file
Standardisation workshop 14th October 2017 file
Standardisation workshop Agenda 28th April 2018 PDF document
Standardisation workshop 28th April 2018 file
Standardisation workshop 13th October 2018 file
Standardisation Workshop 27th April 2019 PDF document

Student Disability Accessibility and Support – Useful Resources

Accessibility – Useful Resources and Support file

 

Electronic Marking using “Comments” in Word

Referencing Handout for correction Word document
Group work ILR 1 Word document
Group work ILR 2 Word document
Guide to using Electronic marking file

Past Examination Papers (Dip FAA)

Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2013 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper March 2014 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper 17th Sept 2014 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper 18th Sept 2014 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper 25th March 2015 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2015 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper 9th March 2016 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper 10th March 2016 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper March 2016 Scotland PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2016 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2016 Scotland PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper E. & W. March 2017 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Scotland. March 2017 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2017 Scotland PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2017 England Paper 1 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2017 England Paper 2 PDF document
Dip FAA – Past Written Paper Sept 2017 Guernsey PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper Scotland. March 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper England & Wales 1 March 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper England & Wales 2 March 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper Jersey March 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper Northern Ireland March 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper Isle of Man March 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper E&W 1 Sept 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper E&W 2 Sept 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA Past Written Paper Scotland Sept 2018 PDF document
Dip FAA England and Wales 13th March 2019 PDF document
Dip FAA England and Wales 14th March 2019 PDF document
Dip FAA Guernsey March 2019 PDF document
Dip FAA Northern Ireland March 2019 PDF document
Dip FAA Scotland March 2019 PDF document
Dip-FAA-England-and-Wales-4th-September-2019
Dip FAA England and Wales 11th March 2020
Dip FAA England and Wales 12th March 2020
Dip FAA Scotland March 2020

 

 

Student Documentation

Application to Withdraw from Study Word document
Application to Defer Study and Coursework Assessment PDF document
General Feedback Form Word document
Qualification Complaints and Examination Result Appeals PDF document
Qualification Complaints and Examination Result Appeals – Application Word document

Dip.FAA Assessment Guidance

Dip.FAA. Student Initial Assessment Word document
Individual Development Plan – Student Guidance PDF document
Reflective Logs – Student Guidance PDF document
Three Models of Reflective practice PDF document
Individual Learning Reports – Student Guidance PDF document
Oral Examination Guidance PDF document
Final Written Examinations – Guidance PDF document
Dip FAA Examination Regulations PDF document

 

 

 

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