North American Division of The British Institute of Embalmers

The North American Division of the British Institute of Embalmers

The British Institute of Embalmers (BIE) was established in 1927 in recognition of the need for a dedicated organization to regulate and provide education for professional embalmers. Since its inception the Institute has expanded and now operates fourteen divisions throughout the world.

At the North American Division of the BIE, organized in 1999, we place the education and professional development requirements of embalmers at the very heart of our work and are committed to promoting best practice through continuous education.

Membership in the North American Division of the BIE puts you in touch with like-minded professional people who are committed to developing their knowledge and skills through quality training and who keep up-to-date with developments and regulatory changes through newsletters, educational events and networking.

About BIE

The British Institute of Embalmers (BIE) was founded in 1927 by a group of 15 funeral directors who recognized the need for a separate organization for the professional embalmer.

The 'Memorandum of Association' lists 19 objectives for which the Institute was established. Many of these are legal statements concerning...

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Dodge institute for Advanced Mortuary Studies 2017 Technical Seminar

November 9-10, 2017 – Flamingo Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada...

Dodge Wreaths Across America Tour

December 13-16, 2017 - Metropolitan Washington, DC; Dover Air Force Base, Delaware; and Arlington Na...

BIE’s NAD’s Professional Enrichment Seminar

September 14-15, 2017 - Worsham College of Mortuary Science, Wheeling, Illinois

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