City & Guilds Accredited Programme
Plan and deliver beautiful ceremonies for your friends, loved ones and clients.
There are no prerequisites for this course. This course has been designed to enable anyone, no matter their experience, to follow their creative passion.
You can phone or email your tutor at any point during your course –
to ask questions, for advice, encouragement or to draw on their wealth of knowledge.
You can also contact the support team who are here to help you Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
To complete the course, you will need to successfully:
Your first course materials will be sent to you when you enrol so you can start as soon as you want. You can then enjoy your course at your own pace, studying when it suits you and where it’s most comfortable. This gives you the freedom to learn around your existing job, family or other commitments or location (including overseas).
Course materials have been developed by experts and are clear and straightforward so your studying is easy and enjoyable.
All coursework assignments are included within your course. As you complete each assignment, simply send it to your tutor who will mark and return it along with valuable constructive feedback to help progress your skills further. (You can also contact your tutor or the support team for help at any point during your studies.) The remaining course materials will be sent to you as each assignment is completed.
Where required, you will demonstrate your learning by submitting recorded practical sessions (for example, a video of your session recorded on mobile phone or tablet) to show your competence in interviewing clients and delivering ceremonies and services in a professional, appropriate manner.
After successfully completing all your assignments, you will be awarded the Regent Academy Diploma.
There are no deadlines for this course. Simply study in the comfort of your own home, and in your own time.
Your progress may therefore depend upon how much time you would like to commit to study. However, as a rough guide, students tend to complete this course in approximately 180 hours*.
* Timescales are approximate and depend upon application and motivation.
City & Guilds accredited programme
You will also qualify to be awarded our City & Guilds Successful Civil Celebrant Certificate* when you successfully complete this course.
You can add this to your CV to demonstrate to prospective employers and potential clients that you have recognised skills.
To receive your certificate, simply call us to register*. You do not need to complete any more assignments or coursework.
* Students wishing to achieve the City & Guilds Accredited Programme in our Successful Civil Celebrant course are required to register (registration fee included in course price) – there are no extra assignments to complete.
Regent Academy Diploma
You will receive the Regent Academy Diploma when you successfully complete this course. With Regent Academy’s reputation this can be a highly sought-after addition to your CV and alongside your portfolio of coursework, powerfully showcasing your skills to prospective employers or potential clients.
Once you have successfully completed this course, you can become a practising Civil Celebrant and could start a career creating and delivering personalised civil ceremonies on behalf of your clients, including:
For the marriage to be legally binding, your clients will need to need to be legally married at a registry office (usually at a fraction of the cost for a registrant to attend a venue). Using a wedding celebrant gives your client the flexibility to have the service they want without the usual restrictions of a more traditional ceremony
For advice and support, get in touch with one of our tutors, or contact our support team from 9am – 5pm.
There are two ways you can enrol
Pay the total course fee of
£495* £371.25* in one sum and receive a £50 voucher towards your next course
Pay a deposit of just
£55* £41.25*, followed by 10 instalments of £44 £33