Assistant Funeral Directors

License Types & Requirements

  • Assistant Funeral Director License Posted on February 12, 2015 2:55 PM

Applications, Forms & Documents

FTC Rule: Federal Trade CommissionComplying With the Funeral Rule (to be used as one piece of information for studying purposes for applicants taking the funeral director examination and/or the Assistant Funeral Director Examination.)

Examination Information

Assistant Funeral Director (AFD) Examination Filing Deadlines and Examination Dates


Filing Deadlines
Examination Dates

January 15, 2023  February 1, 2023  
February 15, 2023  March 1, 2023  
March 15, 2023  April 5, 2023  
April 15, 2023  May 3, 2023  
May 15, 2023  June 7, 2023  
June 15, 2023  July 12, 2023  
July 15, 2023  August 2, 2023  
August 15, 2023  September 6, 2023  
September 15, 2023  October 4, 2023  
October 15, 2023  November 1, 2023  
November 15, 2023  December 6, 2023  

Examination dates on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.

All examinations will be administered in the Florentine Room of the Jayhawk Tower Building (the same building where the Mortuary Board's office is located) in Topeka on the dates listed unless otherwise indicated.

Please note that applications and fees ($200 total: $150 application fee, $50 examination fee) must be filed with the KSBMA office BY the filing deadline in order to be eligible to be administered the examination the next month.  AFD applicants who are serving a funeral director apprenticeship and submit an apprenticeship application with the AFD application will not be administered the AFD examination--as they will be administered the funeral director examination upon completion of apprenticeship.  Please feel free to contact our office if you have any questions or if we can be of assistance.