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Is it your dream to become a Wedding Celebrant?

…And create a business that not only starts a new journey for you, but one that creates dream ceremonies for couples?

How to get bookings as a Celebrant

So perhaps you’re thinking of training to be a Celebrant, are currently training or maybe you’ve passed the exams and finally received the paperwork which states you’re officially a certified Celebrant – Wahoo! Becoming a Celebrant is such an enriching career choice, you will love it! You might be thinking as part of your journey,…

Everything you need to be a successful Celebrant

Natural talents and skills are great to have but in this business, nobody does it alone. Great training is the bedrock of any successful Celebrant business. Throughout your training journey and upon graduation you’ll most likely be toying with ideas for branding and how to stand out. The first thing you need to do is…

Top 10 must have items to have in your Celebrant suitcase

When it comes to officiating ceremonies, you need to dress the part! Aside from looking the part, you need to play the part and for that, you’ll need a Celebrant suitcase packed with must-have items! We polled our Academy of Modern Celebrancy graduates and members of The Celebrant Directory to find out what they cannot…

What does a Celebrant do?

Ever wondered what a celebrant does? It’s not all dress up (although that’s one of the perks!) Perhaps you are unsure how you’d run a celebrant business, meet with couples and families and actually officiate the ceremonies themselves? Intrigued as to how to get started as a celebrant too? In this blog, we will cover…

Should I train as a Humanist Celebrant or an Independent Celebrant?

One of the biggest questions you will need to figure out ahead of your training is what type of Celebrant you’d like to be. There are many options but the most popular options are Humanist Celebrants and Independent Celebrants. Of course, there are many synergies between Humanist Celebrants and Independent Celebrants from the style of…

How to be successful in the wedding celebrant industry

Ok, so you want to be part of one of the biggest industries in the UK? The wedding industry is worth a massive £14billion and growing year on year. It’s glitzy, it’s boho, it’s formal or it could be just barefoot on the beach, the wedding celebrant industry in particular has no ‘standard’ and that’s…

How to start a wedding celebrant business in 3 steps

This is a question we hear all the time – so how do we start in the wedding celebrant business and how easy is it? We hear comments just like this: ‘I’ve always wanted to start my own business but no idea where to begin’ ‘I work full time right now and it’s just not…

3 Of The Best Marriage Celebrant Courses

It takes a special kind of person to become a marriage celebrant. If you’re the type of person that wants to make a difference, and to help make a couple’s romantic wedding day magical and memorable, you can train to write and deliver wedding ceremonies, civil partnership ceremonies and renewal of vows ceremonies. To get…

How Do I Train To Be A Celebrant?

If you’re a people person and you’ve got your heart set on becoming a Celebrant, the good news is that there are a few different routes that you can take to achieve your dream job success. Before you embark on the exciting new business adventure, you’ll obviously need to acquire the essential set of skills…

Training to be an accredited Celebrant in Ireland

There is a growing demand, throughout Ireland, for Celebrants to perform and officiate at weddings, naming ceremonies and funerals. As an independent certified Celebrant in Ireland, you can choose to work in the Republic of Ireland and/or Northern Ireland. You’ll be joining couples on their romantic journey into committed married life, and creating beautifully personal…