- At CCAOC we
have developed a specific training program unique to the needs and
realities in Canada.
- We do not offer online certification.
- Our process is based
on a combined class room and hands-on approach.
- We encourage
each trainee, it at all possible, to observe one of our facilitators in consultation
as well as in performing
an actual ceremony.
- Each trainee is required to fulfill all the requirements of
training and certification.
- Each trainee is required to sign a code
of conduct and agreement.
- Each Certified Celebrant is required to
perform a minimum of one Life Celebration each year in order to
remain active as a CCAOC member.
- We believe that each Life
Celebration is unique and requires a tremendous amount of
flexibility on behalf of the Celebrant. To that end it is our belief
that all trainees need to have a grasp of the cultural norms in our
society as it relates to faith practices and principles.
many Life Celebrations do not include religious content a persons
faith heritage still plays a significant role in ceremony styles and
- As seasoned Life
Celebration Specialists we have many years of experience. We tell
lots of stories and share lots of helpful tips on how to be the
- We are not text book focused, we are life focused.
- We are
active celebrants. It is our life and our passion. We
train from this perspective.