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.

Notary 101 - The Basics

A basic and refresher course for Montana notaries public. This course fulfills the training requirements for new notary applicants, and provides an in-depth review of the duties and responsibilities of the office for existing notaries. The presentation will cover the types of notarial acts permitted by Montana law, instruction in how to properly complete most notarial blocks, how to identify signers for notarial purposes, and how to complete the required journal entries. Questions and class discussion are welcome and encouraged.

No live classes scheduled at this time.
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Notary Conference 2014

Over 250 people attended the 2014 Montana Notary Conference and the results are in – it was a huge success!!!

To all those who attended, we want to extend our deepest thanks for your enthusiasm and support of our efforts to provide Montana’s notaries public with the information and education that allows them to provide the highest quality of service to the people of the Treasure State. Read more »

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.

$79 each for 3 or more from your organization
or $89 for single enrollment
Cancellation policy:
Full refund with 24 hour notice.

To Register, please go to www.notarylaw.com/Seminars.php

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.