Available Training & Education

2024 Regional Training: From Scene to Cemetery – A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Fatality Management

We are excited to announce that the Alabama Coroners Association  and Legacy of Hope have partnered again this year to conduct a series of training events throughout 2024. These events have been designed to empower Alabama Coroners, Deputy Coroners, and professionals in the funeral industry as well as Law Enforcement with invaluable knowledge and skills.

Event Dates and Locations:

  1. Date: January 31, 2024                                             Location: Cullman VFW Post 2214 | 112 Veterns Dr SW, Cullman, AL
  2. Date: March 21, 2024                                        Location: Enterprise Rescue Training | 519 East Lee St, Enterprise, AL
  3. Date: May 9, 2024                                        Location: Marshall County EMA | 3550 Creek Path Rd, Guntersville, AL
  4. Date: July 18, 2024                                        Location: TBD
  5. Date: September 19, 2024                                        Location: Evergreen Fire & Rescue | 514 Rural St, Evergreen, AL
  6. Date: November 14 2024                                        Location: Lee County Meeting Center | 205 South 10th St, Opelika, AL

✨ What You Can Expect:

  • Comprehensive Training: Our expert trainers will cover a range of essential topics that are crucial to your field, ensuring you have the latest information and best practices at your fingertips.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow professionals in your industry, share insights, and build valuable relationships that can enhance your career.
  • Cost: As always, these training events are completely free with your paid annual dues to the Alabama Coroners Association, and your participation won’t cost you a dime. If you are not a member, the fee is $100.00 per person.
  • Delicious Meals: We’ll provide breakfast and lunch to keep you energized and focused throughout the day.

Why Attend:

The knowledge and skills you gain from these training events will not only benefit you personally but also contribute to the well-being of the communities you serve. Your dedication to excellence in your field is commendable, and we’re here to support your growth and success. You will also receive the following continue education credit:

8 hours of continuing education credit approved by the Alabama Coroners Training Commission.

8 hours of continuing education credit approved by the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators

8 hours of continuing education credit approved by the Board of Funeral Services.

APOST hours may be available.

How to Register:

Registration is simple! Just call or email Janet Shaw or Scott Belton to reserve your spot. Hurry, as space is limited, and we want to ensure that you have a seat at these training events for 2024.

For more information or to register for these events, call or email:

Janet Shaw (205) 725-4771 Janetshaw@legacyofhope.org

Scott Belton (205) 790-3040 esbelton@legacyofhope.org

If you have any questions or need further information, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.  We’re here to assist you in any way we can.

Thank you for your commitment to excellence and for considering attending these valuable training events. We look forward to seeing you there and helping you further your expertise in your important profession. Together, we can continue to make a positive impact on our communities and provide the best possible service in times of need.

Alabama Coroner’s Association and Legacy of Hope

The ACA works to promote a better understanding with the public respecting the nature of services rendered by the Coroners of the State of Alabama.