North Carolina State Board of Mortuary Sciences -
Above is the Website link to the North Carolina State Board of Mortuary Sciences. From there you can access current information, including license renewal requirements.

CE Requirements:

North Carolina requires 5 hours of continuing education every year.

ALL 5 hours of course work may be completed online for the 2020 renewal period due to COVID-19.

Exemptions from CE: Check your state board Website through the above link, or by calling them directly
Acceptable Types of Courses: 2 hours by Home-Study (Online / by Mail); classroom study
Testing: Required for home-study in order to certify completion of course materials.
Course Repetition: Credit will NOT be given for taking the same course within two years.
Certification of Completion: Print the certificate for each quiz you pass. Retain those for your records in case copies are requested by the state.

Reporting: APEX reports completed courses to the Board weekly.

Contact Information:
North Carolina Board of Funeral Service
1033 Wade Avenue, Suite 108
Raleigh, NC  27605
 Phone #: (919) 733-9380 or NC toll free 800-862-0636
 Fax #: (919) 733-8271
APEX COURSES ARE APPROVED BY THE NORTH CAROLINA STATE BOARD OF MORTUARY SCIENCES. offers this information for the convenience of licensees. while reasonable efforts have been made to confirm this information is current and accurate, neither, nor its employees or affiliates warrant, guarantee, or represent that this information is accurate or current. all information is subject to change without notice. licensees are encouraged to contact their state board with any questions.