Live Seminar Information

New and Returning Notaries
Sacramento Area, CA

Three-and Six-Hour Certification

State Exam offered after Live Seminars!

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  • CPS-proctored State Notary Exam follows the Live Seminars. We are so confident that you will pass that we offer a Money Back Guarantee!
  • In addition, for your convenience, we have onsite Live Scan Fingerprinting required for your background check, Passport Photo, Notary Supplies, and Bond Packages. To really make it easy, select the Total Live Seminar Package which includes everything a notary needs or choose only the Live Seminar and add any of the items we offer individually.
  • Also, for the career-minded notary or those who want a better understanding of the office of the Notary Public, we offer advanced training in a Certified Loan/Mortgage Document Signing Class after the State Exam at our regularly scheduled live seminars.
  • Register early to guarantee your seat! With registration, the course manual and test preparation are sent via your email for optional advanced study, including Free Pre-Study with an At-a-Glance summary notes on essential notary knowledge as an aid to pass the State Exam as well as Free Practice Tests for everyone and advanced exams for our students.
  • Our 3- and 6-hour Live Secretary of State Mandatory Certification Seminars are offered in the
  • Sacramento Area Elk Grove, Rancho Cordova, and Roseville/Lincoln, California.
  • Course includes all course materials which align with the Seminar PowerPoint.
  • These seminars are small, interactive, hands-on, and at the same time fun and entertaining.
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Seminars Near You

For Ease, Convenience, and Savings:

To Add Items Individually:

Once Registered:

  • Confirmation Sent via Email with:
  • Directions and Instructions;

Everything you Need!

  • Live Seminars Include:
    • All Course Materials;
    • Interactive Instruction;
    • State Exam Preparation;
    • Proof of Completion Certificate;
    • One free Zip Code Listing on our Need a Notary list.
  • Bring-a-Friend Discounts:
    • For two friends, $10 off each person;
    • For three or more friends, $15 off each person.

Services and Products Offered:

Seminar Schedules

Three-Hour Seminar Schedule

  • Registration - 1:00 to 1:30
  • Instruction and Break - 1:30 to 4:45
  • State Exam - 4:45 to 6:30
  • Optional Loan Course - 6:30 to 9:00

Six-Hour Seminar Schedule

  • Registration - 8:45 to 9:15
  • Instruction and Break - 9:15 to 1:00
  • Lunch on Your Own - 1:00 to 2:00
  • Instruction and Break - 2:00 to 4:45
  • State Exam - 4:45 to 6:30
  • Optional Loan Course - 6:30 to 9:00

The State Exam is offered after our Live Notary Seminars and will require a separate $40 check or money order made payable to the Secretary of State in addition to any course fees.

What to Bring to the Seminar

  • Photo Identification:
    • Driver License, Passport, etc., - Current or Issued within five years
  • 2-inch x 2-inch Color Passport Photo or One Taken On-Site;
  • Two #2 pencils;
  • Separate check or money order made payable to the Secretary of State for $40 if first exam; $20 for re-take.

Academy Policies

Note: The Secretary of State requires a full three hours of class time.

  • Refunds:
    No refunds for students who are late, fail to show, cancel less than 48 hours prior to class, or reschedule repeatedly. These students may reschedule for any of our other classes for a $50 fee.
  • Rescheduling:
    There is no charge for students who reschedule more than 48 hours prior to class. Reschedule more than 48 hours prior to class without charge.
  • Cancellations:
    The cancellation fee is 10% of the total or a flat $20 fee (whichever is greater).
  • Returned Check Fee:
    Any returned check will incur a fee of $25.
  • Schedule is subject to change.

Register early to guarantee your seat!

The Notary Public Section of the Secretary of State's office appoints and commissions eligible notaries public.

A notary public is a public official who performs valuable services to the legal, business, financial and real estate communities by certifying or witnessing signatures on official documents.

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"Your course was great! The result speaks for itself -- 25 correct (out of 25) on your pre-exam quiz and 100% on the actual Notary Exam. Thanks for everything." TO