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Wedding Officiant Training

Learn everything there is to know about officiating wedding ceremonies.

WEDDING CEREMONY BASICS

Get started learning the basics of wedding ceremonies. What is the officiant's role in the wedding ceremony? What are the parts of a wedding ceremony called? Is there a legal form to a wedding? We cover all these questions and more.

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WEDDING CEREMONY WRITING

Get guidance on how to write, edit, personalize, reshearse, and polish your own wedding ceremony script. Proper preparation is essential for wedding ceremonies and the effort that you put in before the big day will pay off!

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OFFICIATING THE WEDDING

The wedding officiant's role is more than leading the ceremony and signing the marriage documents. The wedding officiant embodies the pomp and circumstance of the ceremony, they enact the legal and social aspects of the day, and they are front-and-center as the couple promise themselves to each other in marriage.

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COMPLETING THE MARRIAGE LICENSE

The marriage license is an important legal document that makes the wedding official. The officiant is responsible for completing the marriage license on the wedding day. Completing the marriage license is the officiant's one legal duty. Continue reading for a comprehensive understanding of the marriage license and how it relates to the officiant and the couple. Find out what your responsibilities are, who issues this document, and where to return it after the wedding.

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OFFICIANT GOVERNMENT REGISTRATION BY STATE

Download Your Officiant Checklist PDF

Manage your ceremony planning to-do's all in one place.

Who Will Officiate Your Wedding?

Choose Your Officiant with our "Will You Marry Us?" Gift Package.

Signature Wedding Officiant Package

Our premiere package contains everyting you need to officiate like a pro.

Sample Wedding Ceremony Scripts

Need inspiration? Check out our free ceremony scripts!

Wedding Ceremony Quiz

Test Your Knowledge of Your Officiant Duties.

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