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Judges Lodgings

Waterside North 3 Carpark

Exchange Street

Aylesbury

United Kingdom

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BMKALC in association with the Institute of Cemetery & Crematorium Management present this one day course on Cemetery Management and Compliance.

Programme
This one-day course covers the lists below and deals with common problems, issues and mistakes
and the costs that can be realised by burial authorities. The course will tell you how to avoid these
costs and create potential new income streams. The following subjects are not exhaustive
therefore any problems and issues raised by delegates will be explored.
9.30am - MORNING SESSION

  • Local Authorities Cemeteries Order 1977
  • General powers of management
  • Compliance
  • Registers and records
  • Granting and extending rights
  • New income streams
  • Consent
  • Avoiding disputes
  • Burials
  • Depth
  • Shallow graves
  • Administrative Processes
  • Getting it right
  • Certificates
  • Problems and solutions
  • Grave digging
  • Right grave / wrong grave !
  • Checking procedures
  • Preparations
  • Mourners backfilling
  • Mourners carrying coffins
  • Uncoffined burial
  • Memorials
  • Unstable memorials? How to avoid this and reduce costs
  • Responsibilities
  • BS8415 / BRAMM Blue Book / NAMM Code
  • Inspections

12.30pm - LUNCH
1.30pm - AFTERNOON SESSION

  • Creating Burial Space
  • Extending the viability of cemeteries
  • Reclamation and reuse of graves – Using the law – Statutory and Church
  • Exhumation
  • Law and practice
  • Registration
  • Transferring Burial Rights overview/refresher
  • Lawful process – getting it right
  • Avoiding disputes and errors
  • Legal documents

4.00pm - Close

Registration and refreshments from 09:30 HRS. The course will start promptly at 10:00. Pay and Display arking is available in the car park adjacent to the building. Please call if you need more detailed directions and we will send you a map.

Cancellation Policy

A full refund will be given if 14 days or more notice, prior to the date of the training course, is given.

Full charges will be levied and no refund will be available when a booking is cancelled within the 14-day period prior to the date of the training course. In exceptional circumstances we may be able to defer the booking, please contact us in writing at balc@bucksalc.gov.uk. Cancellation or deferment is entirely at the discretion of B&MKALC.

Delegate fees are transferable to other councillors or employees of your council to attend the training event booked.

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Judges Lodgings

Waterside North 3 Carpark

Exchange Street

Aylesbury

United Kingdom

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