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Certified Wedding Celebrant Training


Train to become a certified Wedding Celebrant with AMC

Our industry-leading, internationally-recognised wedding celebrant training and accreditation contains everything you need to start a career in Wedding celebrancy.


Looking for a job that never feels like a job, where every day is filled with joy?!

Becoming a wedding celebrant isn’t a job, it’s a doorway into an exciting world where every day is filled with joy and meaning. If you’re looking for a career where you can make your mark, where you can share in people’s joy, be part of their most memorable moments and express who you really are, you’re in the right place.

Why Choose a Career as a Wedding Celebrant?

The wedding industry is an evergreen, vibrant, and diverse field that offers a myriad of opportunities for creative and passionate individuals like you.


AMC Accredited Wedding Celebrant training

Our online training programme provides everything you need to turn your newfound passion, into a successful career.

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    Wedding Ceremony Script Writing

    Learn to craft custom ceremony scripts from start to finish. Discover the essentials of personalization, key elements every script should include, and techniques to make each ceremony unique and memorable.

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    Ceremony Officiation Skills

    Master the art of officiating ceremonies with training in presentation, voice projection, confidence-building, and posture. Gain the skills to lead ceremonies with poise and professionalism.

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    Working with couples

    Develop skills for effective client meetings, sourcing the right content, and inspiring bookings. Understand the intricacies of gathering the necessary information to write compelling ceremonies.

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    Celebrancy Role, History & Legal Aspects

    Gain a comprehensive understanding of the celebrant's role, the history of celebrancy, and the legal aspects.

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    Symbolic Rituals and Diversity

    Explore the use of symbolic rituals in ceremonies, incorporating them thoughtfully. Learn about diversity and inclusion, ensuring every ceremony resonates with all attendees.

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    Modern Trends in Celebrancy

    Stay ahead with the latest trends in celebrancy, equipping you with the knowledge and confidence to conduct Wedding Celebrant Ceremonies with flair and style.

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    Ceremony Setup Procedures

    Get practical insights into ceremony setup, including event preparation, networking strategies, and creating an inviting ceremony space.

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    Post-Ceremony Protocols

    Learn the essential steps to follow after a ceremony, including service sign-off, client interaction, and networking with suppliers.

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    Inclusivity in Ceremonies

    Gain expertise in how to support couples to ensure they have the ceremony they want and deserve. You'll learn aspects of how our unique identities play a part in ensuring every ceremony is inclusive for all.


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

  • 6 Video Lessons

  • 1 Workbook

  • 1 Assessment

  • Self Paced Learning

We'll be kick starting your training by outlining the role of a celebrant and how this role differs across the country, Europe and USA. You'll be studying the different celebrant professions, ceremony types and gain a comprehensive understanding all of the legal and cultural aspects.

You'll leave this module feeling like a celebrant already!

  • 4 Video Lessons

  • 1 Workbook

  • 1 Assessment

  • Self Paced Learning

Now it's time to learn how to organise and prepare for your first client consultation. What questions do you need to ask to get the booking over the line and what do you need to give your couple once they've booked?

We will dive into client questionnaires, how to get the most out of your couple and get into how to really personalise a ceremony from scratch.

This module will give you the tools to prepare for the ultimate ceremony of your celebrant career. You'll leave knowing the exact steps it takes to create celebrant ceremonies.

  • 6 Video Lessons

  • 1 Workbook

  • 1 Assessment

  • Self Paced Learning

This is the fun part. With our video and workbook training guides, you'll be designing a ceremony that is full of personality and charm with your couple in mind.

Using real life couple interviews and questionnaires, this is your time to be creative. We will guide you through personalisation, rituals, symbolic and cultural additions and ceremony choreography.

You'll end this module having crafted 2 of your very own ceremony scripts for real couples plus a full understanding of all ceremony elements.

  • 2 Video Lessons

  • 1 Workbook

  • 2 Script Creation

  • 121 Mentor Led Unit

This is when you get to turn your creation into reality. Working alongside your dedicated trainer, you'll learn how to present your script and conduct your ceremony with confidence and power so everyone stops and listens.

You'll learn how to structure your ceremony and pace yourself and how to command the space. We walk you through step by step on the day coordination and how to work with your couple and industry suppliers to create the ultimate celebrant ceremony.

  • 2 Video Lessons

  • 1 Workbook

  • 1 Recorded Assessment

  • 1 Live Assessment

  • 121 Mentor Led Unit

So you may not have run a business before or you have but not sure where to start? We will show you the exact steps you need to take to take this course from study to life.

You'll learn how to price yourself, how to create packages, what accountancy tools you need and how to get business organised for success.

With access to our vault, you'll be armed with all the paperwork you'll need too so you are ready to kickstart your business from the off.

  • 4 Video Lessons

  • 1 Workbook

  • 1 Quiz

  • Self Paced Learning

Now you know exactly how to write and officiate weddings, you've set up your business and now it's time to get the bookings in the diary. How do you get couples to notice you?

In this module, you will work directly with Jennifer to set you up with your very own roadmap to success. We design strategic plans, set up your social media, introduce you to the world of web design and SEO and give you the foundations for getting the couples knocking on your door.

You'll leave confidence and ready to get ceremonies in your diary!


Get these awesome bonuses

Our exclusive and proven ‘Done-For-You’ Business Launch Blueprint that takes the guesswork out of starting your business.


All the templates, checklists and cheat sheets you need to start making a profit from your business so you can get the bookings asap.

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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.

Flexible online training to suit your lifestyle

Study at your own pace from the comfort of your own home. No rigid timetable or weeks away. You’ll have weekly group Q&A sessions, and access to the Hub - a library of video training, downloadable workbooks and all of the paperwork you need to get your business started. You can take the accreditation as fast or as slow as suits you with all the support you need.

You'll be supported by one of our amazing mentors, and have 24/7 support from the amazing team at AMC, along with your fellow students in the exclusive members-only Facebook group.

Oh, and there is an option to add on shadowing a Celebrant on the job too! We are with you all the way.


All this included


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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NOCN accredited qualifications

We are a registered training centre for the National Open College Network, NOCN. During your training, you will be offered the opportunity to update your certification with the AMC and complete the following:

NOCN Level 3 Certificate in Civil Celebrancy in the UK
NOCN Level 3 Diploma in Celebrancy: Funerals

The NOCN Level 3 certificate level qualification will need to be completed alongside the Wedding and Naming Training. The Level 3 Diploma can be completed with our Funeral Celebrant training course only.

Please visit our NOCN information page to learn more about this additional training.

Please note, you can complete and run a celebrant business without the NOCN approval so this is not a necessary component to the AMC accreditation. As this is an external awarding body, there are additional registration and completion costs involved.

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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.