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Following the implementation of the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (RULONA) on October 26, 2017:
On April 29, 2017, the Department of State (Department) gave notice that it had approved notary education courses under 57 Pa.C.S. § 322(b) (relating to examination, basic education and continuing education) of the Revised Uniform Law on Notarial Acts (RULONA). Beginning October 26, 2017, all notaries – new and reappointed – must complete a three-hour notary public education course approved by the Department. The course must be completed within the six-month period immediately preceding application.
The list of RULONA-compliant courses is below. The Department will update the list as it approves new courses.
Listings indicate whether the course is delivered via classroom instruction and/or online.
Many notary education providers offer additional services to notaries, such as bonds, errors and omissions insurance, and notary equipment (including stamps and journals). Please note that the Department of State does not regulate these services.
Basic education courses
Pennsylvania Association of Notaries (PAN)
One Gateway Center, Suite 401
420 Fort Duquesne Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1498
Phone: 1-800-944-8790
Fax: 1-800-707-7075
*Approved 2/14/2017 for classroom instruction and interactive online courses

National Notary Association (NNA)
9350 De Soto Avenue
Chatsworth, CA 91311
Phone: 1-800-876-6827
*Approved 3/20/2017 for interactive online course
Online Notary Institute
2262 Rutherford Road
Suite 106
Carlsbad, CA 92008
*Approved 3/23/2017 for interactive online course
Blue Desk Notary Education
4043 Contera Road
Encino, CA 91436
Phone: 1-800-810-2454
*Approved 4/42017 for interactive online course
Pennsylvania Automotive Association (PAA)
1925 North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17102
Phone: (717) 255-8311 or 1-800-242-3745
*Approved 7/11/2017 for interactive online course
Huckleberry Notary Bonding Inc.
P.O. Box 940489
Maitland, FL  32794-0489
Phone: 1-800-422-1555
Fax: 1-800-224-6368
*Approved 7/11/2017 for interactive online course
American Safety Council – Insurance Division, Inc.
225 East Robinson Street
Suite 570
Orlando, FL 32801
Phone: 1-800-393-1063
Fax: 1-800-224-6368
*Approved 7/11/2017 for interactive online course
Notaries Equipment Company
2021 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1491
Phone: 215-563-8190
Fax: 215-977-9386
*Approved 9/12/2017 for classroom instruction and interactive online courses
American Society of Notaries
P.O. Box 5707
Tallahassee, FL 32314-5707
Phone: 850-671-5164
Fax: 850-671-5165
*Approved 10/24/2017 for interactive online course 
311 Starling Lane 
Franklin, TN  37064 
Phone: 888-263-1977 
Fax: 615-790-7912 
*Approved 10/26/2017 for interactive online course
Bucks County Community College
Office of Continuing Education 
275 Swamp Rd 
Newtown, PA 18940 
Phone: 215-497-8729
Fax: 215-258-7796 
*Approved 10/26/2017 for classroom instruction course 
Montgomery County Community College
340 DeKalb Pike 
Blue Bell, PA  19422 
Phone: 215-641-6300 
*Approved 10/26/17 for classroom instruction course
Notary Association of Pennsylvania, Co.
6059 Allentown Boulevard, Suite 903
Harrisburg, PA  17112
Phone: 1-800-366-8279
Fax: 1-800-637-5992
*Approved 11/20/2017 for interactive online course
Northampton Community College
511 East Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Phone: 610-861-4553
*Approved 10/5/2018 for classroom instruction course
Continuing education courses
No continuing education courses have been approved to date. However, all three-hour basic notary public education course approved by the Department will suffice to comply with education requirements for reappointment.
April 29, 2017
Updated November 21, 2017
Updated October 11, 2018