Continuing Educations (CEs)

OGR applies for Continuing Education (CEs) in all states that have learning requirements. Check with your state's regulatory agency for procedures to submit CE paperwork. For questions regarding 2018 approvals or other queries, email OGR's Education Department

Updated on October 17, 2019.

                                                   
2019 Approvals 



State

Workshop: Become Go-To Veterans FH 1.22.19

2019 Young Professionals Event 
3.10-11.19
2019 Annual Conference & Solution Center Educating the Families that you Serve about the WHY of the Funeral

Aug. 28 Webinar & "Convo with" Webinars

 APSFP 5 8 8 8.5  1 each
 Alabama 5 8 8 8.5 1 each
 Alaska NO CE REQUIREMENT  --  --  --
 Arizona 5 8 8 8.5 1 each
 Arkansas 5 8 8 8.5 1 each
 California NO CE REQUIREMENT  -- --  -- 
 Colorado NO CE REQUIREMENT --   -- -- 
 Connecticut 5 8 8 8.5 1 each
 Delaware 5 8 8 8.5  1 each
 D.C. 5 8 8 8.5 1 each 
 Florida 5 8 8 8 1 each
 Georgia 5 8 8 8.5 1 each
 Hawaii NO CE REQUIREMENT --   -- -- 
 Idaho -- -- --  pending -- 
 Illinois 5 8 8 8.5 1 each 
 Indiana 5 8 8 8
1 each
 Iowa DOESN'T PREAPPROVE --  --   --
 Kansas 5 8
 8 6 1 each
 Kentucky

0

8 8 8.5 1 each (except 8/28)
 Louisiana 5 8 8 8.5  1 each
 Maine 5 8 8 8.5  1 each
 Maryland 0

8

8 8.5  pending
 Massachusetts 5 8 8.5 1 each 
 Michigan NO CE  REQUIREMENT --  --  -- 
 Minnesota 5 8 8 8.5 pending 
 Mississippi NO CE REQUIREMENT  -- --  -- 
 Missouri NO CE REQUIREMENT  -- --  -- 
 Montana DOESN'T PREAPPROVE --  --  -- 
 Nebraska DOESN'T PREAPPROVE  -- --  -- 
 Nevada 5 8 8 8.5 1 each 
 New Hampshire pending 8 8 8.5 1 each 
New Jersey 4 8 8 8.5 1 each
 New Mexico 5 8 8 8.5 1 each 
New York pending pending 5  8.5 1 each 
North Carolina 5 8 8 8.5 10/1*10/9 - 1 hour
 North Dakota NO CE REQUIREMENT --  --  - 
 Ohio 5 8 8 8
 Oklahoma 5 8 8 8.5  1 each
 Oregon NO CE  REQUIREMENT --  --  -
 Pennsylvania 0 8 8 8.5  0
 Rhode Island 5 8 8 8.5 1 each 
 South Carolina 5 8 8 8.5 1 each
 Tennessee 5 8 8 8 1 each
 Texas 5 8 8 8.5 
1 each
 Utah DOESN'T PREAPPROVE --  --  - 
 Vermont 0 8 8 8.5 0
 Virginia 0 8 8 8.5 0
 Washington DOESN'T PREAPPROVE --  --  -
 West Virginia 5 8 8 8.5 1 each
 Wisconsin 5 8 8 8.5  1 each
 Wyoming 5 8 8 8.5 1 each 
 

 

State or Organization Licensee Requirements

State or Organization
Requirements
APFSP 20 hours per year to remain certified
Alabama 8 hours per 2 years
Alaska No CE Requirements
Arizona 12 hours per year
Arkansas 6 hours per year
California No CE Requirements
Colorado No CE Requirements
Connecticut 6 hours per year
Delaware 10 hours per 2 years
District of Columbia No CE Requirements
Florida 14 hours per 2 years
Georgia 10 hours per 2 years
Hawaii No CE Requirements
Idaho 8 hours per 12 months (4 hours may be computer on-line)
Illinois -- Funeral Director Only Funeral Director /Embalmer 12 hours per 2 years 24 hours per 2 years
Indiana 10 hours per 2 years
Iowa 24 hours for 2 years
Kansas 12 hours per 2 years
Kentucky 4 hours per year
Louisiana 4 hours per year
Maine 6 hours per year
Maryland 12 hours per 2 years
Massachusetts 8 hours per year
Michigan No CE Requirements; under consideration
Minnesota 12 hours per 2 years
Mississippi No CE Requirements
Missouri No CE Requirements; under consideration
Montana 6 hours per year
Nebraska 16 hours per 2 years
Nevada No CE Requirements; under consideration
New Hampshire 7 hours per year
New Jersey 10 hours per 2 years
New Mexico 10 hours per year
New York 12 hours per 2 years
North Carolina 5 hours per year - licensee must apply for CE approval for webinars 10 days beforehand  www.ncbfs.org/applications/CE-6_request.pdf
North Dakota No CE Requirements
Ohio 18 hours per 2 years
Oklahoma 6 hours per year
Oregon No CE Requirements
Pennsylvania 6 hours per 2 years
Rhode Island 5 hours per year
South Carolina 3 hours per year
South Dakota No CE Requirements; under consideration
Tennessee 10 hours per 2 years
Texas 16 hours per 2 years
Utah 20 hours per 2 years
Vermont -- Funeral Director Only Funeral Director /Embalmer 10 hours per 2 years 20 hours per 2 years
Virginia 5 hours per year
Washington 10 hours per 2 years
West Virginia 7 hours per 2 years
Wisconsin 15 hours per 2 years
Wyoming 8 hours per licensing period

 

[BACK TO TOP]