Our easy and informative California state-approved courses are designed to teach you the basics of being a Notary Public and prepare you to pass the California Notary Public exam. Our course material is the same in both formats, online and live seminar, thereby allowing you to choose whichever format works best for you. We do not offer the self-study book option any longer.
Each course presents the official California Notary Public
handbook in manageable study sessions and explains the legal terminology in
Each course includes practice exercises and quizzes with both
True/False and Multiple Choice questions in order to help you more fully
understand the study material, retain the information you learn and
successfully complete the state exam.
Each course focuses on what is important to know for the exam, and
gives examples and explanations of the practical application of notarial laws
different types of notarial acts and the crucial elements of each notarization
o How to
perform notarial acts and how to complete notarial certificates and journal
o How to
correctly identify a signer and when a Credible Witness or a Subscribing
Witness is used
o What notary fees to charge, how to prevent fraud, when to refuse to notarize and much more