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Louisiana Notary Public Classes

How to sign up:

  • Step 1: Apply for Enrollment:
    A student can follow steps for enrollment by clicking on the link below:
  • Step 2:
  • After applying to become a student at Fletcher you will need to log into LoLA.  For instructions on how to register for classes please click on the following link: Steps – How to Register Classes. The CRN for this Notary Prep course is: 20494

Course Description: This course is intended to prepare students to take the Louisiana State Notary Public Examination. The course will review the Louisiana Notary Public Examination Official Study Guide Titled Fundamentals of Louisiana Notarial Law and Practice.  The course will also use practice exams taken from actual exams in prior years as well as samples of common forms used by Notaries in their everyday practice. Students will also receive instruction on how to navigate through the Louisiana Civil Code, the structure of the Louisiana Court System, and the rules governing Notaries in Louisiana.

Costs Associated with this course:

  • Tuition: $500.00
  • Louisiana Notary Public Examination Official Study Guide $100.00

Exam Information: It is highly recommended that students take the Notary Exam Pre-Assessment before taking the exam. The pre-assessment is mandatory before taking the exam through the Secretary of State. Complete information about the pre-assessment, the exam, and related requirements can be found on the Get Examination Information (

Required textbook: The Fundamentals of Louisiana Notarial Law and Practice exam study guide, available from the Louisiana Secretary of State website.

Important updated information regarding Study Guide: The 2021 edition of The Fundamentals of Notarial Law and Practice is no longer available.  The 2022 edition has been delayed due to supply issues and should be available in mid-late February. Its arrival will be announced on the following page: Prepare for the Notary Exam (