Ohio Funeral Directors & Embalmers

Funeral Directors and Embalmers in Ohio are required to complete 18 hours of continuing education every 2 years.  The deadline is December 31st every even year.

NOTE:  Only 9 hours (50%) of the total CE requirement may be obtained from online or home study courses.

Once you pass the exam online, you will be able to immediately download and print your completion certificate.

The following courses have been approved by the Ohio Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors:

APFSP Approved CoursesCFSP

Course Title Course Link Hrs Buy Now
Recommended Package
Includes 101 and 109 below
(Course No. 0-16essent)
see courses below 9 Buy Now $65
101 – OSHA Compliance Guidance for Funeral Homes
(Course No. 0-16osha)
View Course PDF

 

6 Buy Now $45
102 – Complying with the FTC Funeral Rule
(Course No. 0-16rule)
View Course PDF

 

3 Buy Now $20
103 – Funeral Home Safety Overview
(Course No. 0-16over)
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1 Buy Now $10
104 – Safety within Funeral Homes
(Course No. 0-16safety)
View Course PDF

 

2 Buy Now $15
106 – Grief and Cultural Competence: The African American Diaspora
(Course No. 0-815afri)
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1 Buy Now $10
107 – Grief and Cultural Competence: Hispanic Traditions
(Course No. 0-815his)
View Course PDF

 

1 Buy Now $10
108 – Grief and Cultural Competence: Jewish Traditions
(Course No. 0-815jewi)
View Course PDF

 

1 Buy Now $10
109 – Embalming: Diseases and Conditions
(Course No. 0-81dise)
View Course PDF 3 Buy Now $20
110 – Embalming: Autopsies and Organ/Tissue Donors
(Course No. 0-815aut)
View Course PDF 1 Buy Now $10

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the course work?

After you purchase the course online, you will be taken to a receipt page which has a link to take the final exam. The link will also be emailed to you. The final exam questions are located at the bottom of certain pages throughout the Course PDF.

You can download the course by clicking on the “View Course PDF” in the course link above.

I received a book in the mail and would like to submit my answers, what do I do?

You must first purchase the course (Click the BUY NOW button to get started). Once you have paid, you will be taken to a receipt page which will has a link to take the final exam online. The link will also be emailed to you. The exam online is identical to the exam in your book.