The State of Alabama requires licensees to complete Continuing Education
prior to their license being renewed.
The first reporting period is October 1, 2014- September 30, 2016 and
All courses and providers must be Board approved.
Funeral Directors/Embalmers are required to complete 8-hours biennially.
Licensees who hold more than one license issued by the Board may use the same
continuing education hours for renewal of both licenses without having to earn
separate continuing education hours for each license renewal.
Alabama requires a certificate of completion and licensees must retain
certificates a minimum of 3 years for state auditing purposes.
Licensees may claim credit for attendance for CE courses in other states as long as the
programs are recognized and have been approved by the Alabama Board of Funeral
Licensees who are 65 years of age or older and have held a license for
10 years prior to the end of the reporting period are exempt from CE
Alabama Administrative Code 395-X-2-.07
Approved Continuing Education
Application for Provider/Course
Application for Instructor