Sally Cant

About the Author

Sally Cant resides in Melbourne Australia. She is a CEO, Celebrant, Author and Artist, and mother of three adult children, and one gorgeous little grandson. She is a highly sought after trainer and corporate presenter. She has lectured and trained in many countries and is the author of the first book in the world written for celebrants – published in 2009, The Heart and Soul of Celebrancy has sold over 7000 copies into 26 countries. Her first book is a textbook for Celebrancy training groups around the world.

Sally presides over many advisory boards across a number of topics including death and dying, Celebrancy and advocacy.

  • Civil Marriage Celebrant – appointed in 1995
  • Author of The Heart and Soul of Celebrancy
  • Author of Conversations About Death
  • Author of The Ultimate Guide to Funerals
  • Board member of The Groundswell Project 
  • Member of the executive of NDAN – Natural Death Advocacy Network
  • President of the Celebrants Training College Alumni
  • Member of FIMAC – Funeral Industry Ministerial Advisory Council
  • An Associate Member of the National Speakers Association of Aust.
  • Certificate IV in Celebrancy
  • Certificate IV Training and Assessment
  • Graduate Diploma of Celebrancy
  • Bachelor of Business Management (Marketing)
  • Owner/Director of The Celebrants Training College Pty Ltd
  • Owner/Director of The Celebrants Training College NZ
  • Editorial Board member of Threshold Magazine
  • National Committee Member of MAREAA – Marriage & Relationship Educators Association of Australia
  • 20 years as a National Manager of Communication Agencies
  • 25 years as a Music Teacher
  • University Lecturer in Marketing, Public Relations and IT
  • Corporate MC and Public Speaker
  • Award winning Artist
  • Shiatsu Practitioner