Texas Funeral Continuing Education Requirements And License Renewal

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

6 Mandatory Hours
10 Elective Hours
16 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Texas Funeral Director license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Texas Funeral Service Commission. 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.

Texas Funeral Directors: Funeral Director (Continuing Education)

Total Hours Required: 16
Mandatory Hours: 6
Elective Hours: 10
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Education Cycle in Months: 24

Online Info

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 4 hours of live CE may be completed by online courses until further notice.

Mandatory Subjects:
  • 2 hours of Ethics
  • 2 hours of Texas Mortuary Law Updates
  • 2 hours of Vital Statistics


No roster required

Governing Agency

Name: Texas Funeral Service Commission
Phone: 5129362474
Address: 333 Guadalupe Street Suite 2-110 Austin, 78701

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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.