|Rhode Island Board of Examiners for Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Above is the Website link to the Board of examiners for Funeral Directors and Embalmers. From there you can access current information, including license renewal requirements.
Rhode Island requires 5 hours of continuing education every year. 3 hours are mandated by annual OSHA training.
Only 2 hours of course work may be completed through classroom and/or 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: CE hours may 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: Course repetition is permitted.
Reporting CE: The licensee must attest to completion of continuing education requirements on the annual application for license renewal.
Certification of Completion: Print the certificate for each quiz you pass. Retain those for your records in case copies are requested by the state.
Funeral Directors & Embalmers
Board of Examiners
Rhode Island Department of Health
Three Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: (401) 222-1038
APEX COURSES COURSES ARE APPROVED BY THE APFSP
AND THEREFORE ACCEPTED BY THE RHODE ISLAND BOARD OF EXAMINERS.
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