Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors -

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

CE Requirements:
Ohio requires 18 hours of continuing education every two years.
Only 9 of the required hours may be completed through home study.

License Renewal Deadline: December 31st of every EVEN year.
Exemptions from CE: Check your state board Website through the above link, or by calling them directly.

CE Carryover Policy: You may NOT carryover CE hours
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 and will receive credit during subsequent renewal periods.

Certification of Completion: Print the certificate for each quiz you pass. Retain those for your records in case copies are requested by the state.Do NOT submit certificates unless they are requested.

Contact Information:
COLUMBUS, OH  43215-6108

Phone: (614) 466-4252   FAX: (614) 728-6825

APEX is an Approved Provider for the Ohio Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers.

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