Draft of The Conference Model Practice Act for Funeral Service

A draft of The Conference Model Practice Act for Funeral is provided below.  The purpose of this Model Act is to facilitate the protection of the public by providing legal mechanisms that establish and provide for the enforcement of uniform …

Office Closed in Observance of Veterans Day

The Conference office will be closed on Tuesday, November 11, 2014, in observance of Veterans Day. Applications, orders, and inquires submitted during this time will be processed when the office reopens Wednesday, November 12, 2014.…

Change in Committee on Accreditation Standards Regarding the National Board Exam

Memo: Change in Committee on Accreditation Standards Regarding the National Board Exam



Press Release: Testing Dates Announced for AAMI Candidates

AAMI Press Release 10-10-2014

Next Testing Window for AAMI Candidates Announced

Posted on October 7, 2014

The next available testing window for American Academy McAlister Institute of Funeral Service, Inc. (AAMI) candidates to take the National Board Examination (NBE) will be December 16-17, 2014. The Arts section of the NBE will be administered on December 16, …

Reminder: (Effective 9/1) Transition to Online Eligibility Forms

Posted on September 2, 2014

As a reminder, National Board Exam eligibility forms from accredited programs will only be accepted electronically as of September 1, 2014. After this date, faxed, mailed or emailed versions of the old form will no longer be accepted.


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FAQs for AAMI Candidates

Posted on August 28, 2014

Below are some frequently asked questions regarding American Academy/McAllister Institute candidates:


1. What are the scheduled dates and times the exam will be given for AAMI students?

The next available testing window for AAMI candidates to take the NBE …

Targeted Release Date Announced for AAMI Candidates

Posted on August 21, 2014

The Conference is targeting August 29, 2014, as the release date for July 9 – 10 NBE results.  This release date may be modified due to administrative and/or technical issues, in which case a further update shall be provided. Once …

Results Update for July AAMI Candidates

Posted on July 18, 2014

Due to the technical aspects surrounding the development and unique administration of the National Board Examination for American Academy McAllister Institute candidates, the validation process will take a minimum of 4-6 weeks from the July 2014 administration. Once the results

Retrieve Your NBE Results

Posted on June 30, 2014

Beginning July 1, 2014, National Board Exam (NBE) candidates will receive pass/fail notification upon verification of graduation from an American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE) accredited program as opposed to immediately following the examination.  Once NBE scores are validated …