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Diploma in Funeral Directing (Dip.FD)

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

COPYRIGHT RESTRICTIONS APPLY

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

Tutor Contract and Student Learning Agreement

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

Dip FD syllabus

Dip FD Syllabus PDF document

Student Initial Self Assessment and Individual Development Plan

Initial Self Assessment Word document
Individual Development Plan – Guidance PDF document
Individual Development Plan Word document

Diploma in Funeral Directing – Learning Materials

Student Registrations commenced 31 October 2013 for students who have successfully achieved the Dip.FAA.

Module 1 Unit 1 The Evolving Role of the Funeral Director PDF document
Module 1 Unit 2 Commercial Awareness for Funeral Directors PDF document
Module 2 Unit 3 UK Funeral Service Legislation PDF document
Module 3 Unit 4 The Funeral Director and Public Health PDF document
Module 3 Unit 4 Additional Materials HSE Guidance PDF document
Module 3 Unit 5 Funeral Service Operations PDF document
Module 4 Unit 6 Repatriation (Cross Border Transportation) PDF document
Module 4 Unit 7 Bequeathal PDF document
Module 4 Unit 8 A Funeral with more than one Deceased PDF document
Module 4 Unit 9 Exhumation PDF document
Module 4 Unit 10 Military Funerals PDF document
Module 4 Unit 11 Burial at Sea PDF document
Module 4 Unit 11 Burial at Sea Word document
Module 5 Unit 12 Preparing for the Funeral PDF document
Module 5 Unit 13 Managing and Conducting the Funeral PDF document

Diploma in Funeral Directing – Lesson Plans

Unit 1 The Evolving Role of the Funeral Director Word document
Unit 2 Commercial Awareness for Funeral Directors Word document
Unit 3 UK Legislation Word document
Unit 4 The Funeral Director and Public Health Word document
Unit 5 Funeral Service Operations Word document
Unit 6 Repatriation of the Deceased Word document
Unit 7 Bequeathal Word document
Unit 8 A Funeral for more than one Deceased Word document
Unit 9 Exhumation Word document
Unit 10 Military Funerals Word document
Unit 11 Burial at Sea Word document
Unit 12 Preparing for the Funeral Word document
Unit 13 Managing and Conducting the Funeral Word document

Diploma in Funeral Directing – Proof of Learning

Please ensure student individual proof of learning takes place on completion of each Unit.
Module 1 Unit 1
Module 1 Unit 2
Module 2 Unit 3
Module 3 Unit 4
Module 3 Unit 5
Module 4 Unit 6
Module 4 Unit 7
Module 4 Unit 8
Module 4 Unit 9
Module 4 Unit 10
Module 4 Unit 11
Module 5 Unit 12
Module 5 Unit 13

 

Dip FD – ILR Assessment and Templates

Dip FD ILR Requirements including Tutor Guidance PDF 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 FD ILR Assessment Module 1 Unit 1 and 2 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 2 Unit 3 Word document
Dip FD ILR Module 3 Unit 4 – Not required file
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 3 Unit 5 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 4 Unit 6 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 4 Unit 7 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 4 Unit 8 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 4 Unit 9 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 4 Unit 10 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 4 Unit 11 Word document
Dip FD ILR Assessment Module 5 Units 12 and 13 Word document

Dip.FD Reflective Logs (templates)

Models of Reflective Practice PDF document
RL Module 1 The Funeral Director Word document
RL Module 2 UK Legislation Word document
RL Module 3 Funeral Service Operations Word document
RL Module 4 Specialist Services Word document
RL Module 5 The Funeral Word document

Dip FD Moderation

Moderation Upload instructions file
Dip FD Moderation Submission Sheet file

Dip FD Examinations – related documentation

Assessment and Examination Timetable 2017 PDF document
Assessment and Examination Timetable 2018 PDF document
Dip FD Examination Regulations PDF document
Written Examination – Tutor and Student Guidance PDF document
Examination Appeals Policy and Guidance – April 2015 PDF document
Dip.FD exam application form September 2018 (Scotland) Word document
Dip.FD exam application form September 2018 (England) Word document
Provisional Examination List DipFD Sept 2018 Word document

Student Deferment, Withdrawal and Registration 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 FD file

Student Request for Module Extension Word document

Tutor Conduct and Capability Procedures

Tutor Conduct and Capability procedures PDF document

Feedback, Complaints and Appeals Procedures

Policy and Procedures PDF document
Formal Complaint and Appeals Application Word 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
Guide to using Electronic marking file

Past Examination Papers (Dip FD)

Dip FD Past Written Paper 25th March 2015 PDF document
Dip FD Past Written Paper Sept 2015 PDF document
Dip FD Past Written Paper March 2016 PDF document
Dip FD Past Written Paper Sept 2016 PDF document
Dip. FD written paper March 2017 
Dip FD Past Written Paper September 2017 PDF document
Dip FD Past Written Paper March 2018 PDF document
Dip FD Past Written Paper Sept 2018 PDF document
Dip FD 13th March 2019
Dip FD September 2019
Dip FD March 2020

Dip.FD Assessment and Final Examination Guidance

Please refer to the Syllabus for general guidance

Initial Self Assessment Word document
Individual Development Plan – Guidance PDF document
Individual Development Plan – example template Word document
Dip FD Reflective Logs – Guidance PDF document
Reflective Practice – Models PDF document
Preparing for your Final Examination PDF document
Dip FD Examination Regulations PDF document

Supplementary Guidance and Additional Information

MOJ Cremation Guidance for Funeral Directors PDF document
Bequethal – HTA Guidance + Medical School Contacts PDF document
Registration of Death – Northern Ireland PDF document
Scotland – Procurator Fiscal Forms zip archive
Flowchart – Procurator Fiscal Scotland Word document
Registration and Coroners – Examples Word document
BURIAL AT SEA – Marine Management Office PDF document
EXHUMATION – MOJ Application for Exhumation PDF document
EXHUMATION -MOJ FAQs PDF document
EXHUMATION – Controlling the risks of infection at work from human remains PDF document
MOJ England and Wales Cremation Guidelines PDF document
UK Comparison of Forms PDF document

Adult Numeracy and Literacy

BBC SkillsWise – Maths and English for Adults file
Spellzone file
Daily Grammar file
Brain Games file

Accessibility Resources

Access to Work DWP England and Wales file

Video Resources

Military Funerals – MOD Casualty Officer file
Military Funerals – MOD Visiting Officer

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