Notary Public

How to REGISTER for a Notary Class:

Preregistration and payment is required. Class size is limited - register early!

> If paying for the class by mailing in a check or paying in person - print theCE Registration Form (PDF) - complete and submit with payment to the address listed on the top of the form.

>If your employer is to be billed, complete the Student Sponsorship Form (PDF) - (as well as the CE registration form above) and mail into address listed on top of the CE Registration Form. If more than one person is attending, all attendees may be listed on oneSponsorship Form, but each attendee must complete a CE Registration Form

> if paying by credit card, complete your registration online through WebAdvisor
Click 'Continuing Education'
Click 'Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes'
Search Word 'Notary' and click 'Select' next to the class you wish to attend

Notary Stamp

If your Notary has expired within the last year, you can go to NC Secretary of State's Notary website to obtain your reappointment online. You DO NOT need to retake the class.

*** If you have questions about eligibility for being commissioned as a notary in North Carolina, please call the Secretary of State Notary Public Section at (919) 807-2219BEFORE you register for the class to have your questions answered. ***

Early registration for Notary Public classes is highly recommended! Classes fill quickly! See class listing below for upcoming classes and their status. Preregistration and payment is required prior to attending class. Class size is limited - register early!

All Notary Public classes begin promptly at 8:00 am. It is recommended that you arrive by 7:50 a.m. for class check-in purposes.

This six-hour class is required for anyone interested in becoming a Notary Public for the first time.
Note: The CURRENT edition of the Notary Public Manual for North Carolina (2016) IS REQUIRED (NO EXCEPTIONS) for admittance to the class and can be purchased at the JCC Bookstore.
It is strongly recommended that you review the manual prior to class to be better prepared for the state examination given at the end of the class.

CLASS PREREQUISITE: Students must provide a current state or federal picture identification for admission to class. The ID must be a valid ID with a picture of the face and either signature or physical descriptors or both.

NCGS 10B-5(b) provided the following requirements to be commissioned as a Notary Public in NC:      

1) Be at least 18 years of age;
2) Reside or have a regular place of work or business in this State;
3) Reside legally in the United States;
4) Speak, read and write the English language;
5) Possess a high school diploma or equivalent;
6) Pass the course of instruction described in this Article, unless the person is a licensed member of the NC Sate Bar;
7) Purchase and keep as a reference the most recent manual approved by the Secretary that describes the duties and authority of notaries public;
8) Submit an application containing no significant misstatement or omission of fact.

Due to NC Secretary of State mandated course hour requirements, participants arriving 20 minutes late will not be permitted into the class. Please take notice of the location!

Notary Classes

Course Code Date Day Time Location Fee
 MLS 3874 04U August 10, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr. Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 01F August 24, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520

$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 02F September 7, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 03F September 14, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 04F October 5, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 05F October 16-17, 2018

Tuesday & Wednesday
EVENING CLASS

6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 06F October 19, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 07F November 2, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 08F November 9, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 09F November 16, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC  27520

$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**
 MLS 3874 10F December 14, 2018 Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Dr.
Clayton, NC 27520
$75 class fee
$26 book fee (contact JCC Bookstore to purchase)
**All fees are subject to change**


View an explanation of registration fees

Contact

Shelley Gardner
Economic Development Training Coordinator
(919) 209-2572
swgardner@johnstoncc.edu

Roxanne Parrish
Administrative Assistant, Workforce Development Center
(919) 209-2591
reparrish@johnstoncc.edu