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The request for an accommodation by an individual with a disability must be made in writing and received in the Board office by the application deadline along with appropriate documentation, as indicated in the Request for Disability Accommodation Guidelines.</P> <h2><a href="/GAC/250-4-.02" name="250-4-.02" title="250-4-.02">Rule 250-4-.02 Apprentice Registration. Amended</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.02(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An apprentice must be currently registered with the Board in order to receive credit for time served as an apprentice. An applicant for registration as a funeral service apprentice must: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.02(1)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> be at least 18 years of age;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.02(1)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> at a minimum, be is a high school graduate or holder of a General Education Development (GED) certification of high school equivalency;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.02(1)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> file an application on a form available from the Board; this application must be verified by oath and be accompanied by the registration fee. This application shall ask questions regarding the applicant's conviction of a felony or misdemeanor and violations or sentences under the First Offender Act.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.02(1)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> designate the specific funeral director and/or embalmer under whom the applicant will be apprenticing. The supervisor must be approved by the Board as specified in Rule <a title="250-4-.05" href="250-4-.05">250-4-.05</a>;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.02(1)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> designate the specific establishment in the State of Georgia at which the applicant will be apprenticing. The establishment must be approved by the Board as specified in Rule <a title="250-4-.05" href="250-4-.05">250-4-.05</a> and must have conducted an average of at least thirty (30) funerals per year over the preceding five (5) years; and</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.02(1)(f)">(f)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> submit an application for registration at least fifteen (15) business days prior to a Board meeting, and the Board's acceptance or rejection of each application shall be by majority vote of the entire Board. An application for registration shall be viewed only after it is complete.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/250-4-.03" name="250-4-.03" title="250-4-.03">Rule 250-4-.03 Serving of Apprenticeship</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.03(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Hours and Duration. An apprenticeship period consists of 3,120 hours served in a time period of no less than eighteen (18) months and no more than two (2) renewal cycles as defined in O.C.G.A. § <a href="https://links.casemakerlegal.com/states/ga/books/Code_of_Georgia/browse?ci=25&amp;id=gasos&amp;codesec=43-18-50&amp;title=43#43-18-50(c)" target="_newtab">43-18-50(c)</a>. <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.03(1)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> This period shall be measured from the date the application is approved by the Board.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.03(1)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The (18) eighteen-month minimum is in addition to the time required to graduate from a college of funeral service accredited by the American Board of Funeral Service Education or other college specifically approved by the Board.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.03(1)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An apprentice shall be allowed to serve a maximum of four (4) hours per day for credit towards completion of the apprenticeship period while enrolled in college.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.03(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Business Hours. For purposes of apprenticeship, regular business hours are the hours between 8:00 A.M. and 10:00 P.M.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.03(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Sleeping. An apprentice shall not count hours spent sleeping in a funeral establishment toward the hours of requirement, even if the time spent sleeping occurs during the regular business hours as defined in Rule 250-4-.03(2).</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.03(4)">(4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Reports. Every six (6) months, each apprentice shall furnish to the Board the details of the hours spent in employment as an apprentice on forms approved by the Board. After completing the 3,120 hours for apprenticeship within the specified period, the apprentice shall send the last report to the Board regardless of the date. The information contained in the report shall be certified as correct by the funeral director in full and continuous charge and by the supervising funeral director and embalmer. The report will specify the number of bodies which the apprentice has assisted with embalming and the number of funerals in which the apprentice has assisted. This report shall be kept current and made available for inspection upon request.</td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/250-4-.04" name="250-4-.04" title="250-4-.04">Rule 250-4-.04 Apprentice Fees and Renewal</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.04(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Each apprenticeship registration expires on March 31 of even-numbered years.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.04(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Renewal. An apprenticeship registration may be renewed for a two-year period and requires submission of an application and fee (see fee schedule), due and payable by March 31 of even-numbered years. An apprenticeship registration shall not be renewed more than two (2) times.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.04(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Late Renewal with Penalty. An expired apprentice registration may be renewed between April 1 and April 30 of the renewal year with submission of a renewal form and a penalty fee in addition to the regular renewal fee. The applicant for renewal may not practice as an apprentice during the late renewal period, nor will any hours be credited during the late renewal period.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.04(4)">(4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Revocation. A registration that is not renewed prior to May 1 of the renewal year shall result in revocation of the registration. Hours served after revocation and prior to reinstatement may not be counted toward the 3,120 hour requirement for an apprenticeship.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.04(5)">(5)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Reinstatement. An apprentice whose registration has been revoked for failure to renew a registration, within one (1) year of the registration expiration date, may apply for reregistration with submission of an application, renewal fee, and penalty fee. The Board reserves the right to refuse to reinstate a registration and shall not reinstate a registration more than twice.</td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/250-4-.05" name="250-4-.05" title="250-4-.05">Rule 250-4-.05 Board-approved Supervisor</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An apprenticeship must be served under one (1) or more Board-approved supervisors. A board-approved supervisor shall be either: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05(1)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> an individual who is currently licensed by the State of Georgia as a funeral director and embalmer; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05(1) (b)"> (b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> two (2) individuals, one (1) of whom is currently licensed by the State of Georgia as a funeral director and the other of whom is currently licensed by the State of Georgia as an embalmer.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2)"> (2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An embalmer and/or funeral director seeking Board approval to serve as a supervisor: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> must be employed, either full time or as a trade embalmer, at an establishment approved by the Board as an apprentice site. In addition to any other requirements, a trade embalmer seeking approval as a supervisor: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2)(a)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> must embalm at the establishment where the apprentice is registered;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2)(a) 2."> 2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> can only supervise four (4) apprentices in total; and</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2)(a)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> must appear before the Board for approval.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2) (b)"> (b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> must have been employed as a licensee for at least three (3) years;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2) (c)"> (c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> must provide direct supervision which shall mean that the embalmer, funeral director, or both, are present on the premises overseeing the activities of the apprentice. </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> is responsible for ensuring that the apprentice complies with the Rules and Regulations of the Board while under supervision; and</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (2) (e)"> (e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> may not provide concurrent supervision to more than four (4) apprentices without Board approval.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (3)"> (3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The Board may withdraw approval of a supervisor based upon evidence of the inability to supervise an apprentice properly or upon other relevant considerations.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05 (4)"> (4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> A licensee who becomes unable to continue to supervise must notify the Board within five (5) days of the last date of service as a provider of supervision. </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.05(5)">(5)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An apprentice may receive credit for hours served only if the supervisor has current Board approval. An apprentice serving under a licensee whose approval to supervise has been withdrawn or who is unable to continue to supervise may apply to the Board to apprentice under a different Board-approved supervisor without paying an additional fee for Change of Supervisor.</td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/250-4-.06" name="250-4-.06" title="250-4-.06">Rule 250-4-.06 Board-approved Apprenticeship Establishment</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.06(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An apprenticeship must be served at a Board-approved establishment. An establishment, to become a Board-approved establishment, must: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.06(1)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> have a valid Georgia funeral establishment license;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.06(1)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> have no unresolved inspection violations; and</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.06(1)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> certify that an average of at least thirty (30) bodies per year have been embalmed at the establishment over the preceding five (5) years. Funeral establishments which have been in business for less than five (5) years or have averaged less than thirty (30) embalmed bodies per year must have embalmed at least one hundred fifty (150) bodies.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.06(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An establishment may qualify for one (1) apprentice for each thirty (30) bodies it embalms each year. An establishment which embalms less than thirty (30) bodies per year may only have one (1) apprentice.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="250-4-.06(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The Board may withdraw approval of an establishment if it deems the establishment to be inappropriate for apprenticeship training. An apprentice serving at an establishment whose approval is withdrawn shall receive notification thereof at least sixty (60) days prior to the effective date of withdrawal and may not receive credit for any hours served at the establishment after said sixty (60) days. The apprentice may apply to the Board to serve at a Board-approved establishment without paying an additional fee for change of location.</td> </tr> </table> </div> </div> </HTML> </div> <div id="toc" class="sidebar noprint"> <ul id="toc-children" class="children"><li><a href="/GAC/250-4-.01" name="250-4-.01" title="250-4-.01">Rule 250-4-.01 Americans With Disabilities Act</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/250-4-.02" name="250-4-.02" title="250-4-.02">Rule 250-4-.02 Apprentice Registration. 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