Depending on the role, there are a number of skills and qualifications that we, and most other funeral directors, look for when recruiting. 

Here’s a handy outline of the skills and qualifications you may need to work in this field. 

When anyone starts working with us, they undertake health and safety, environmental awareness, manual handling and fire safety training, via our inhouse, online learning system. During a career at H. Porter & Sons, you can expect to be offered continuing training and skills development, relevant to your role. 

These are some further resources to support your search for funeral education: