How to become a crematorium technician
You can get into this job through:
- applying directly
You can apply directly for jobs.
You do not need any particular qualifications, although it may help to have GCSE at grade 9 to 4 (A* to C) in English.
You'll need to be able to deal sensitively with bereaved people.
It can also be useful if you have experience of working with the public and basic IT skills.
Once you're working in a crematorium, your employer will arrange for you to follow the Crematorium Technicians Training Scheme.
You can find more on crematorium work and training through the Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management.