Louisiana State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors -

Above is the Website link to the Louisiana State Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors. From there you can access current information, including license renewal requirements.

CE Requirements:

Louisiana requires 4 hours of continuing education every year.
All Course Work may be completed through home study (Online / by Mail)
License Renewal Deadline: December 31st of every year.
Exemptions from CE: Check your state board Website through the above link, or by calling them directly.

CE Carryover Policy: A maximum of 8 CE hours may be carried over and applied to the required hours for subsequent licensing periods, up to four hours each period for a maximum of two periods.

Acceptable Types of Courses: Home study (Online / by Mail); Classroom study
Testing: Required for home study in order to certify completion of course materials. APEX testing is "OPEN BOOK," which means you have access to course materials while taking each quiz.

Course Repetition: Licensees will not receive credit for repeating a course taken within the previous two years.
Certification of Completion: Print the certificate for each course you pass. You must send the state board a copy of your certificate(s), either by fax or by mail. Retain copies for your records in case you are audited. We also inform the state of the course(s) you have completed.  
Contact Information:

SUITE 1232
Phone: (504) 838-5109    (800) 508-9083    
 FAX: (504) 838-5112

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