|Arizona State Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers
Arizona requires 12 hours of continuing education every calendar year.
Courses must be fulfilled with the following requirements:
Category A - Mortuary Science: a total of 3 of the 12 hours required (hours over this amount may be applied to Category C.)
Category B - Legal Compliance and Ethics: a total of 3 of the 12 hours required
Category C - Professional Development Courses: a total of 6 of the 12 hours required
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.
Certification of Completion: Print the certificate for each quiz you pass. Submit certificates along with your renewal form and fee to the state. APEX will also report your completed CE hours to the Arizona Board.
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.
License renewal date: July 1st every calendar year.
CE Carryover Policy: CE hours may not be carried over.
Exemptions: Contact your state board
Phone: (602) 542-3095 FAX (602) 542-3093