|Illinois Division of Professional Regulation
Above is the Website link to the Illinois Professional Services Section for Funeral Directors and Embalmers. From there you can access current information, including license renewal requirements.
24 hours of continuing education every two years for Funeral Director & Embalmer (combined licenses), of
which 12 hours may be completed by home study.
12 hours of continuing education for Funeral Director licensees
of which 6 hours may be completed by home study.
As noted above, only 50% of your CE HOURS may be
completed through home study (Online / by Mail).
License Renewal Deadline: May 31 of ODD years
Exemptions from CE: Check your state board Website through the above link, or by calling them directly.
CE Carryover Policy: CE hours man NOT be carried over
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: A course cannot be repeated within the same renewal period, but the same course can be taken again during subsequent renewal periods and will receive credit.
Certification of Completion: Print the certificate for each quiz you pass. Retain those for your records in case copies are requested by the state.
Online License Renewal: https://www.idfpr.com/dpr/renewal/defaultssl.asp
ILLINOIS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES SECTION
DIVISION OF PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
320 WEST WASHINGTON ST.
SPRINGFIELD, IL 62786
Phone: (217) 841-2394 FAX: (n/a)
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