Pennsylvania Funeral Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

Meet your Pennsylvania funeral CE requirements with ease. If you'd like a refresher on what's needed to renew your license, see the requirements below.

2 Mandatory Hours
4 Elective Hours
6 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Pennsylvania Funeral Director license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Pennsylvania Department of State. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Funeral Director licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Pennsylvania Funeral Directors: Funeral Director/Embalmer (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 6
Mandatory Hours: 2
Elective Hours: 4
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 02/01/2026
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 02/01/2026

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Mandatory Subjects:

  • 2 Hours - Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting Training (3 hours at initial licensure)

Online Limitations

There are no online limitations.


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process:

Your Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting hours will bereported to the Pennsylvania Department of State within one business day.

Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Governing Agency

Name: Pennsylvania Department of State
Phone: 7177831389
Fax: 7177877769
Address: PO Box 2649 Harrisburg, 17105

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.