Convention Registration

NJ Mandatory CEU Series

To register for Convention, visit

Registrations received after Tuesday, September 23, 2014 will be processed at the on-site rate. On-site registration will be available on all three days of convention.

Please see the 2014 Schedule of Events and Programming for Convention registration hours.

  • Full Access registration provides access to convention educational programming, refreshment break and morning coffee bars, the exhibit hall wine and cheese reception, all exhibit hall hours and exhibit hall lunches.

  • Exhibit Hall Only registration provides access to the exhibit hall, the exhibit hall wine and cheese reception, and exhibit hall lunches. Entry into the convention education programming or any other convention functions is not permitted.

  • NJFSEC Platinum Event registration provides access to the Certified Celebrant Training Retreat offered on Sunday, September 28 to Tuesday, September 30. To register separately for the NJFSEC Platinum Event, visit call 800.734.3712.

  • NJFSEC Premier Event registration provides access to the New Jersey Mandatory CEU Series program offered on Thursday, October 2. To register separately for the NJFSEC Premier Event, visit

Convention Registration Type
Badge Pick-Up

NJSFDA Members
  Full Access




It is required that you wear the official convention name badge in the exhibit area and at all convention functions at all times. Each registered attendee must pick up their own badge at the convention registration desk on the convention level.
Photo ID is required.

Badge pick-up during following times:

Tuesday, September 30
9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 1
8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 2
8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

NJSFDA Member Spouse, Parent, Child
  Non-Licensed, Full Access (Flat rate, No CEUs)
  Licensed, Full Access




Licensed and Non-Licensed Guests**
  Full Access
  Exhibit Hall Only




(Valid mortuary student ID/Intern card required.)
Convention Happy Hour Tickets
$60 ea.
$60 ea.
$70 ea.
Pre-purchased tickets will be included with your badge.

*   Registration rate is available until Tuesday, September 23, 2014. All registrations received after the deadline will be processed at the on-site rate.
** The non-licensed guest rate is available to non-licensed funeral home staff.

All registrations are subject to management discretion. Click here for the registration, refund and accreditation policies. Online registration is not available to exhibitor representatives. Contact convention management for registration details.


Solicitation is only permitted by registered vendors during scheduled exhibit hall hours. Non-exhibiting companies are prohibited from reserving meeting rooms, event suites or holding any event targeted to attendees during the Convention. Non-exhibiting companies and their representatives are not permitted to solicit within the exhibit hall, seminar rooms or other convention scheduled programming or at the NJFSEC Premier Event. The NJSFDA further prohibits solicitation of business in any public areas occupied by the Convention, including public areas in the hotel, meeting rooms, suites and restaurants. The NJSFDA has entered into a signed agreement with the hotel to restrict the rental of space to only authorized exhibitors as approved by the NJSFDA. Violators will be forced to cease current activities and will be subject to full exhibitor rental space fees. In addition, such conduct may result in the removal of all violators from the hotel premises.


Hotel Accommodations and Room Rates

Doug Manning

The Trump Taj Mahal is located at 1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Avenue, Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401.

A convention room rate discount starting at $89 plus tax is available for all our convention guests until September 17, 2014. One night’s room deposit is required to confirm reservations. All overnight accommodations in the NJSFDA convention room block are located in the modern Chairman Tower.

NOTE: The Trump Taj Mahal is not affected by the Trump Plaza Casino Hotel's decision to close in September. Our event is still scheduled as planned.

To make reservations

Phone: 1.800.825.8888 (Mention Discount Code: AFDA14)

Room Rates

Single/Double:      $89 per night*
One bedroom suite:    $209 per night*
Additional person:    $20 per night*

Check-in:    After 4:00 p.m. (after 6:00 p.m. on Sunday)
Check-out:    Before Noon

* These rates are available September 28—October 2, 2014. All rooms are subject to 14% sales tax. A hotel occupancy fee of $15 per room, per night also applies (subject to change). A portion of the room rate rebates go to the NJSFDA to help defray convention costs.

Room Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made within 48 hours of arrival will be charged one night’s room rate.

Hotel Parking

$5 minimum charge ($15 valet) per 24-hour period for each motor vehicle parked on the premises.


Room rates starting at just $89 per night.