Mortuary Officers Course

Mortuary Officer Course
A five-day course designed to better prepare Force Support officers to handle the technical aspects of mortuary affairs. The course will focus on the procedures for care and disposition of deceased personnel, communications with the person authorized to direct disposition (formerly next of kin) and higher headquarters, escort and transportation of remains, entitlements and eligibility criteria, search and recovery operations, traumatic stress response management, mortuary contracts and working with funeral homes, honor guard, survivor assistance and family liaison officer and summary court officer duties.

FY19 Mortuary Officer Course Dates:
 - March 4-8, 2019
 - June 10-14, 2019
 - Aug. 19-23, 2019

Mortuary Technician Course
A five-day course designed to better prepare mortuary technicians to assistmortuary mfficers in handling the technical aspects of mortuary affairs. The course will focus on the procedures for case file management, administrative functions, search and recovery operations and honor guard.

FY19 Mortuary Technican Course Dates:
 - March 4-8, 2019
 - June 10-14, 2019
 - Aug. 19-23, 2019