California On Line State Approved Notary Public Study Courses
The following documents are intended as Study Aids and nothing more.
They are not part of the purchased Notary materials and are presented as is.
The State Notary Exam is based on the California Notary Public Handbook (which is published by the Secretary of State).
**STUDY THE HANDBOOK BEFORE THE EXAM**
As of July 1, 2019 the Exam has been revised to consist of 45 multiple choice questions in which you have 60 minutes to complete and receive a minimum score of 70% to pass.
You can view the current Notary Public Handbook online at the Secretary of State Website.
This button will take you to the Notary Public Handbook, the State Notary application form, advise you on processing times for your application, allow you to register for the State Notary Exam and keep in touch with your BOSS , the California Secretary of State