Elections and Government Services Administrative Rules of Montana Business Services Notary and Certification Records and Information Management

The Secretary of State’s office offers comprehensive on-line training, Notary 101 – The Basics. This eLearning opportunity is designed exclusively for Montana notary applicants and has been updated to reflect the changes enacted by the 2015 Legislature. This course covers the laws, rules, ethics, and best practices that new notary applicants must know in order to successfully pass the Montana Notary Public Examination. It is also an excellent review for current notaries. There is no charge for this course.

In addition to the training offered by the Secretary of State’s office, the following entities also offer notary training:

National Notary Association

9350 DeSoto Ave
Chatsworth, CA 91313-2402
(800) 876-6827

With 54 years of expertise, the National Notary Association is the nation’s leader in providing Notary training and education in accordance with state requirements and best practices. Our online training course, designed specifically for Montana Notaries, offers the convenience of self-paced study in the comfort of your home or office. The National Notary Association guarantees that you will be fully prepared to perform your duties properly and also offers advanced, specialized instruction for Notary Signing Agent and Trusted Enrollment Agent certifications.
The National Notary Association provides live, online, and webinar seminars for Montana notaries. 

Notary Law Institute

P.O. Box 1932
Orem, UT 84057
(800) 722-8708

Founded in 1991, the Notary Law Institute is America's authority on notary law.  It proudly teaches notaries their important duties, laws, and limitations, enabling notaries to protect themselves, employers, and the general public.  Since knowledge is power, knowing the law is paramount in performing ones duty.  The Notary Law Institute understands that Notaries are critical to the function of society, and makes learning the laws fun, engaging, and simple.
The Notary Law Institute provides live and online seminars for Montana notaries.

Fall 2016 Live Seminar Schedule

September 13

Kalispell, Sept 13 – 8:00  – 10:30 a.m.
Homewood Suites – 195 Hutton Ranch Rd

September 13

Missoula, Sept. 13 - 2:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Staybridge Suites – 120 Expressway

September 14

Great Falls, Sept. 14 – 8:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Holiday Inn – 1100 5th St S

September 14

Helena, Sept. 14 – 2:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Radisson Colonial – 2301 Colonial Dr

September 15

Bozeman – Sept. 15 – 8:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Holiday Inn – 5 E Baxter Ln.

September 15

Butte – Sept. 15 – 1:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Comfort Inn – 2777 Harrison Ave

Cost for the classes is $89. For more information contact the Notary Law Institute directly.

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311 Starling Lane
Franklin, TN 37064
(888) 263-1977

Notary.net is the only company in the country that offers streaming video notary seminars in 45 states and DC.  All video seminars are taught by Bruce Johnson who has personally trained over 100,000 notaries in live classroom setting.  We take pride in that we offer the highest quality streaming video education at prices less than competitor’s text-based courses.  We offer a free preview of the first two pages of the seminar so you can see if this training is right for you.
Notary.net provides a streaming video seminar designed for Montana notaries.

Montana Notary Guild

PO Box 275
Billings, MT 59101
(406) 294-5545

The Montana Notary Guild provides live classes for Montana notaries.  They are available to provide classes specifically for your business or organization.  Contact them for more information.