Certificate IV in Celebrancy
Code CHC42608
Marriage Celebrant Training Course

Tutor assisted correspondence study
$895.00 total fee
Tutor assisted online study
$745.00 total fee

The qualification is recognised within the
Australian Qualifications Framework
Plan and Conduct a Funeral Ceremony

$450.00 studied by correspondence
Premium product!
Invest in your future for  $895.00 total fee, with unlimited access to your designated experienced, qualified tutor.
You receive hard copies of all your training manuals, sample legal documents, assessment tasks etc.  
Completion of the course is required to apply to be registered as a Marriage Celebrant.
The tutor assisted online course is available for $745.00 and all manuals and learning materials are available to download from your own computer.
If you feel that you wish to conduct funeral ceremonies, then this is the most comprehensive course available. 
Written in conjunction with  leading Funeral Directors, this course includes everything you need to know, everything that you would like to know, and things that you don't need to know but are helpful in this profession.

Reputation is everything!

Academic & Vocational Training Pty Ltd has an excellent reputation for offering quality and comprehensive training in the Marriage Celebrant course and Funeral Celebrant Course

Certificate IV in Celebrancy" Code number CHC42608 -  is a Nationally Accredited Qualification and is designed for those who wish to be trained as a  Marriage Celebrant or a General Celebrant.

The marriage celebrancy program is a specific program as shown on the Attorney-General's website, and should be investigated before enrolling in marriage celebrant training. There are requirements to be aware of before embarking on the course to become a marriage celebrant.

From 3rd February 2010, aspiring marriage celebrants will be required to complete 13 units, which is the full composite of Certificate 1V in Celebrancy.

Academic & Vocational Training (A.V.T.) Pty Ltd is a wholly Australian owned company, employing very successful celebrants as trainers, tutors and advisors.

The Director, Helen Scott, and staff of AVT Pty Ltd proudly offer to all our students, the personal and individual attention usually found in a small family business, together with innovative ideas and access to training tools usually found in large corporations.

We guarantee assessments will be marked within 10 days
We guarantee you unlimited access to your tutor, during your study period

As the standard of training and access to your tutor can vary a great deal, it is important for students to be confident that they are receiving comprehensive, quality training by qualified trainers. Celebrant Associations assist existing and aspiring celebrants, and are listed on the Attorney-General's website www.ag.gov.au

Academic & Vocational Training Pty Ltd has an excellent reputation, and is proud of the high standard of training that is given to students. Tutors are committed to assisting students for 6 months after completion of the course.

Essential training tools which are the basis of training for aspiring marriage celebrants are:

  • the Marriage Act 1961 and the Marriage Regulations 1963
  • information on the Marriage Celebrants Program at www.ag.gov.au/celebrants, and
  • Sample copies of the following forms and certificates specified in the Marriage Regulations 1963 for use in the conduct of marriages and fulfilment of obligations under the Marriage Celebrants Program (Forms 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 12A, 12B, 12D, 13,14, 14A, 15, 16,24 and Schedules 1A and 1B).

AVT Pty Ltd has access to all the training aids and information offered by all the Educational bodies associated with Nationally Recognised training courses.

We receive updated information from the Marriage Celebrant’s Section of the Federal Attorney-Generals’ Department, from the Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, from ASQA (Australian Skills Quality Authority)  and all other bodies associated with the Nationally AccreditedTraining Package.

All updated information is immediately included in our marriage celebrant training course.

Our trainers and tutors will take all steps necessary to guide the student to a successful outcome.

Our trainers and tutors are not employees of Academic & Vocational Training Pty Ltd.

Our trainers and tutors are stakeholders with a social and intellectual interest in the student’s success, which reflects positively on their role as a quality trainer/tutor.

We acknowledge the importance of ceremonies to the clients and to the community, and it is in the interests of the celebrant and the wider community that the celebrant be trained to a level where excellence can be achieved.

It is our wish that celebrants graduating from training from Academic & Vocational Training Pty Ltd, be sought-after as the preferred celebrant in their community.

If you are studying by correspondence (distance), we understand that you may choose, or need to complete some of your course at night-time or at weekends. Your tutor will be available to assist you, if the need arises. We are not a 9 to 5 organisation.

The marriage celebrant training course offered has been written by celebrants who have conducted a combined total of over 5000 ceremonies, and who are committed to display a high level of professionalism to all those who enrol in the course.

The aim of all our trainers and tutors is to lead each student on a career path that will be both socially and financially rewarding for them.

The training courses offered to aspiring or existing celebrants are:

  • "Certificate IV in Celebrancy"  - national Code number CHC42608 is a Nationally Accredited qualification and is a pre-requisite to being registered as a marriage celebrant.
  • “Plan and Conduct a Funeral Ceremony" is Nationally Accredited training course - a Statement of Attainment awarded on completion of the course Code SIFFNL009A

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