New York Notary Classes, Training and Handbooks

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Prepare For & Pass the New York Notary State Exam

Step-by-step commission guidance
and state-required essentials included

Become A New York Notary

Income Opportunities As A Certified NSA

Income Opportunities

Earn extra money as a Certified Notary Signing Agent.

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Notary Skill Development

Notary Essentials
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Gain the confidence to properly perform every notarization with ease.

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Notary Essentials
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Build your confidence. Notary Essentials gives you the skills and know-how to easily and confidently perform notarizations according to your state’s laws, rules and standards of practice.

This flagship NNA e-learning course uniquely presents how-to requirements for every state. Choose your state when you begin, and the course follows a path covering the laws, rules and practices specific to your state. You get the info you need and nothing you don’t.

Ideal for first-time Notary applicants and long-time Notaries alike.

You’ll learn the NNA’s Five Steps of Notarization per your state’s laws and how to perform common notarial acts authorized in your state:

Five Steps of Notarization

  • Require personal appearance
  • Review the document
  • Screen the signer and verify the facts
  • Record the notarization
  • Complete, sign and seal the certificate

Common Notarial Acts

  • Acknowledgments
  • Jurats (or verifications on oath or affirmation)
  • Oaths and affirmations
  • Signature witnessings (where allowed)
  • Copy certifications (where allowed)

Approximate running time: 90 minutes.

Notary Essentials e-learning Course...$59
Notary Essentials e-learning Course with Examination...$99

Training for Business

Training for Business
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Comprehensive training to improve the competency and professionalism of a company's Notaries.

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How-to handbooks & Other Resources

New York Law Primer
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This easy-to-follow primer covers the procedures, laws and certificate wording needed to perform any notarization.

Item #05125

Softcover, 100-plus pages, 5¼" X 8"

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$ 16.95

New York Law Primer

Softcover, 100-plus pages, 5¼" X 8"

Item #05125

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The how-to information you need to make every notarization a snap! In easy-to-understand terms, our "Notary Law Primers" explain the procedures, laws and certificate wording you need to perform any notarization! It's the information you need to perform any notarial act with skill and confidence. And it's all right at your fingertips! Includes the text of laws regulating Notaries in your state as well as the text of your state's official Notary Handbook.

  • State Requirements for every notarial act
  • How to identify signers
  • Required certificate wording for every notarization
  • Record-keeping, seal and bond requirements
  • Steps to obtain a Notary commission
  • Steps for proper notarizations

$ 16.95

12 Steps to a Flawless Notarization
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This handbook takes Notaries through the 12 simple steps to performing hassle-free notarizations.

Item #05144

Softcover, 5½" X 8¼", 48 pages

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$ 9.95

12 Steps to a Flawless Notarization

Softcover, 5½" X 8¼", 48 pages

Item #05144

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This handy book clearly explains the 12 simple steps to performing problem-free notarizations. Includes how to identify signers, why you should scan a document, how to fill out Notary certificate wording, and more.

$ 9.95

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Sorry, No Can Do! 1
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Complete answers to your signers' everyday requests for improper notarizations.

Item #05372

$ 18.95

Sorry, No Can Do! 2
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More answers to your signers' everyday requests for improper notarizations.

Item #05385

$ 18.95

Sorry Boss, No Can Do! 3
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Volume three of answers to improper notarization requests often made by employers.

Item #05387

$ 18.95

Sorry Borrower, No Can Do! 4
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Easily explains to a borrower why you must refuse some notarization requests.

Item #05389

$ 18.95

Sorry...No Can Do! Professional Set
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Compilation from three volumes of answers to requests for improper notarizations.

Item #05388

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$ 50.95

Sorry...No Can Do! Professional Set

Item #05388

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Easily explain to signers why you must turn their notarization requests down. It happens to every Notary. At some time you'll have to say "no" to a notarization. And then you'll have to explain why! These books present concise responses to common requests for improper notarizations. When asked to perform an improper act, just show your signer the relevant page.

$ 50.95

Sorry...No Can Do! Deluxe Collection
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Complete compilation from four volumes of answers to your signers' everyday requests for improper notarizations.

Item #05390

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$ 67.95

Sorry...No Can Do! Deluxe Collection

Item #05390

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Easily explain to signers why you must turn their notarization requests down. It happens to every Notary. At some time you'll have to say "no" to a notarization. And then you'll have to explain why! These books present concise responses to common requests for improper notarizations. When asked to perform an improper act, just show your signer the relevant page.

$ 67.95

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