California needs additional professional notaries. Become a more valuable employee or own your own business. This community education course is designed to provide students the knowledge to become a California Notary Public and prepare you for the states examination. State proctors will administer the Notary examination at the end of the class. Valid social security number required. A 2 x 2 passport picture is required for the notary public application form. Required textbook/study materials are an additional $49 paid in class. State Proctor Exam is $40 (personal check or money order payable to Secretary of State).