EFFECTIVE July 1, 2003—PURSUANT TO ACT 151 OF 2002—All applicants applying for an NEW notary commission or applying to RENEW their notary public commission MUST complete a preapproved 3-hour notary public education course within 6 months prior to appointment or reappointment. Notary applicants MUST submit proof of completion (Course Completion Certificate) with their notary application.
ONLINE PENNSYLVANIA NOTARY EDUCATION COURSE New and renewing Pennsylvania notaries will benefit from our excellent, state-approved Pennsylvania Notary Education Course. This three-hour online course by American Society of Notaries covers the statutory requirements and best practices that Pennsylvania notaries must know to officiate competently and confidently. Immediately upon finishing the course and satisfying all information requirements, print the Completion Certificate you need to prove your compliance with Pennsylvania’s notary education requirement! Your course will be available online, 24/7. Log-in and log-out at your convenience, from any computer.