Notary Tutorials

Authentications tutorial

Learn how to help your customers when they need documents authenticated for international use.

Estimated time: 6 minutes

Notary authentications tutorial

 

Official Signature tutorial

Learn what an Official Signature is, why it's important, and then test your knowledge with this quick tutorial.

Estimated time: 8 minutes

Notary official signature tutorial

 

Notarization of Petition Affidavits

Learn to properly notarize state petition circulator affidavits, recognize what's different about notarizing circulator affidavits from other documents, understand what could happen if you don't follow statutes and rules, and identify and avoid common errors when notarizing petition affidavits.

You will receive a certificate of completion for this course.

Estimated time: 10 minutes

Petition affidavits tutorial

 

Notarization of Power of Attorney

Learn to recognize a power of attorney document, protect yourself from liability when notarizing power of attorney documents, understand what could happen if you don't follow statutes and rules, and look for red flags when notarizing power of attorney documents.

Estimated time: 10 minutes

Notarization of Power of Attorney tutorial

 

Preparing to get an Authentication/Apostille tutorial

Learn how to get your document ready for a Certificate of Authentication from the Secretary of State’s office. By the end of this tutorial, you will learn what an authentication/apostille is, recognize a proper notarization, and follow the steps to get your document authenticated.

Estimated time: 8 minutes

Preparing to get an Authentication/Apostille tutorial