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Certified Naming Celebrant Training


Become a certified Naming Celebrant with AMC

Learn everything you need to know to become a sought after celebrant and successful business owner with our industry leading training programmes.


This is for you if:

  • You love the idea of celebrating love, life and family

  • You are captivated by the magical moments that new life offers

  • You get excited by being creative and telling stories is your thing

  • You are looking for more freedom in your life and more flexibility with a job that works around you

  • You enjoy making new connections and want to be part of the most special moments in life

  • You want to love what you do and have a career path that’s stress free

Why Choose a Career as a Naming Celebrant?

Become a new version of you, express yourself in ways you’ve not be able to before and enjoy an enviable work-life balance by becoming an AMC certified Naming celebrant. All in a fascinating and growing market.


Expert-led training by award-winning celebrants

AMC is an industry-leading provider of professional celebrant training. We care deeply about the artistry and integrity of the celebrant industry, so this isn’t just another online course. This is an exclusive training programme where you will be fully supported by a 1-2-1 mentor, and weekly Q&A sessions throughout the learning experience.

Our mentors are experienced celebrants who’ve officiated thousands of ceremonies between them, so you know you are learning from the best in the business.

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Why train with AMC

Our industry-leading celebrant training sets a new standard in the field. Our online training offers prestigious industry recognition and a unique blend of convenience and excellence.
Our courses provide flexible access, catering to students worldwide and accommodating diverse schedules.

What truly sets us apart is our unparalleled support system. Our team of experienced celebrant mentors, many of whom are award-winning professionals themselves, are dedicated to nurturing your growth.

Our award-winning celebrant mentors will guide you through 1-1 support and you’ll also have access to group support sessions in addition to the high-quality, professionally recorded training videos and materials, ensuring a rich learning experience whatever your learning style.

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I can honestly say that it has been the best learning experience of my life.

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Course syllabus

Naming Ceremonies Introduction

What makes a Naming Ceremony different?

Working With Families and how to run a consultation

How to research and get inspired to write the perfect ceremony

Ceremony Consultation and Questionnaire

Personalising the ceremony to wow

Readings and Poems and how to write your own

Creating a Ceremony for the family that encapsulates everything they want.

How to get organised to run the perfect ceremony

What to include on the day and what to take

What venue considerations you must have

How to present your ceremony

How to officiate the ceremony with confidence

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Booking form and Contract of Service

Ceremony Checklist

GDPR and Privacy Policy Sample

Certificate template

Sample scripts and readings

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Ask yourself: Are you ready to start living each day to its full potential and loving what you do?

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Meet your mentors

At the heart of our academy is a support team as invested in your success as you are. We believe in empowering our students, equipping you with not just the knowledge but also the confidence to excel as a celebrant. With the Academy of Modern Celebrancy, you're not just learning – you're becoming part of a movement that celebrates life's milestones with passion and professionalism.

AMC is the leading provider of online Naming celebrant training in the UK and Europe, training students to love what they do and be really good at it.

The wedding industry is an evergreen, vibrant, and diverse field that offers a myriad of opportunities for creative and passionate individuals like you.We care deeply about the artistry and integrity in the celebrant industry, so this isn’t just another online course.  This is an exclusive training programme where you will be fully support with a 121 mentor throughout the learning experience. Our trainers are all celebrants too having officiated thousands of ceremonies between them so you know you are learning from the best in the business.


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The most comprehensive video training covering every aspect of celebrancy within your own training hub. You have access to training manuals and assignments that you complete online.


Once enrolled, you’ll be assigned your very own mentor and training. You’ll have access to 1-2-1 live training with them to learn from the best in the business.


You’ll be joining a team of students each week to get your questions answered. We are there to support you all the way.


You can complete this course from the comfort of your own home, it will fit in around you and your lifestyle and you can dip in and out as often as you wish.


You are never left alone when you join AMC. We will hold your hand throughout the whole course and you have access to us 24/7 through our exclusive online community.


Want to watch a celebrant in action before you officiate your first? You absolutely can. You can choose from our list of amazing mentors and take a peek at behind the scenes.


You won’t leave empty handed. You’ll have every piece of documentation you’ll need to establish your business and get those bookings in the door.


The Academy of Modern Celebrancy is recognised across the UK, Europe and US, you’ll have a top rated accreditation that will give you an enviable step up as soon as you start.


You’ll have access to the AMC team every step of the way. You can tap into the team of celebrants that have officiated 1000’s of ceremonies between them. Big or small, no question will go unanswered.

Get certified with AMC

The Academy of Modern Celebrancy is a recognised international training body offering an industry gold standard certification. Our courses are endorsed by the National College Open Network (NOCN), Ofqual and are recognised by leaders in the industry.

By training with the Academy, you become an accredited AMC celebrant and join part of an internationally celebrated and exclusive community of celebrants.

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Frequently Asked Questions

If you love weddings, getting creative, public speaking and taking the lead then this is the perfect course and profession for you. This course will cover everything you need to know to give you the fundamental knowledge of the industry as well as the practical work so you can go out and officiate ceremonies with confidence. This course will take you through every element so even if you are brand new to celebrancy, you will be guided through at your own pace.