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California Notary Public Class and Exam

This 6-hour notary course will provide new or previously commissioned notaries with the knowledge and skills required to pass the state-proctored examination and become successful in a new career. This course exceeds the State qualifications for new applicants and for notaries that are renewing their commissions. The Secretary of State recommends notaries take this course eight months prior to their commission expiration date. Students who complete the class will receive a State-approved Certificate of Completion required to take the State-proctored notary examination which will immediately follow the class.

Notes: All students must bring a valid picture I.D. Sack lunch advisable

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DATES: 1 Fri: Jan 22, 2016

TIME: 8:00am - 4:00pm (check in at 7:30am, class begins promptly at 8:00am)

FEE: $70 + $45 materials fee paid to instructor. State Proctored Exam: $40 paid by check at the exam made out to The Secretary of State.

  • Exam Only:Call Masters Notary Academy for registration (949) 648-6413. $40 payable to the presenter at the exam. Student is required to be at class by 3:30p.m. Seating availability to be determined the week of class. 
  • Retest Only: $20 paid by check at the exam made out to The Secretary of State.

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LOCATION: San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4750

INSTRUCTOR: Tom Peavyhouse

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