Apprenticeship Application Procedure

An individual seeking to apply for an apprenticeship as a Funeral Director, must complete and submit the following items to the Board:
(An individual may register with the board after receiving the required bachelors degree.)

  1. Request an Official Transcript(s) (Transcripts must come directly from the institution)
  2. Complete a BCI/FBI Criminal Background Check (CLICK HERE FOR LOCATIONS)
  3. Create an Ohio eLicense account.click here for instructions.
  4. Once logged in to your account, click "APPLY FOR A NEW LICENSE" then on the LICENSE SELECTION choose Registration.
  5. Complete the online registration questions and upload the requested documents.
  6. Application Fee

  7. STEPS 4, 5, AND 6 MUST BE COMPLETED TWICE IF APPLYING FOR BOTH AN EMBALMERS LICENSE AND A FUNERAL DIRECTORS LICENSE.

    To get started click here - Apprentinceship Registration Portal

Certification of Apprenticeship Application Procedure

After registering with the Board, an individual seeking to become an apprentice must certify the apprenticeship. Once you have received the registration certificate from the Board, please complete an online apprenticeship certification application, upload the masters statement, and pay required fee online.

  1. Have your registration numbers ready. Your registration numbers are used for this process.
  2. Login in to your account, click "APPLY FOR A NEW LICENSE" then on the LICENSE SELECTION choose Certified Embalmers Apprenticeship.
  3. Complete the online registration questions and upload the required documents.
  4. Application Fee

  5. THIS PROCESS MUST BE COMPLETED TWICE IF APPLYING FOR BOTH AN EMBALMERS LICENSE AND A FUNERAL DIRECTORS LICENSE.

    To get started click here - Apprenticeship Certification Application Portal

Tasks to be Completed During the Apprenticeship

 

Funeral Director Case Report Form

Please upload and submit the apprenticeship forms into your account created in elicense. Do not mail these forms to the Board.

Funeral Director Case Report Form

Master Quarterly Report

Please upload and submit the apprenticeship forms into your account created in elicense. Do not mail these forms to the Board.

Master Quarterly Report Form

Apprenticeship Termination/Completion Forms

Please upload and submit the apprenticeship forms into your account created in elicense. Do not mail these forms to the Board.

Certification of Funeral Directing Cases Form

Additonal Training Affadavit Form

Master Checklist of Required Tasks Form

Termination Form