NYS licensed funeral directors are required to complete 12 hours or credits of continuing education instruction every two years (biennium) and two (2) of those hours must pertain to New York State law. A funeral director must take at least 50% of his/her continuing education instruction in a live classroom setting. Webinars offered by the New York State Funeral Directors Association are considered live.
A NYS funeral directors license expires on June 30th of even years. The biennium period is from July 1 through June 30 of even years.