Easy Steps to register for your Virtual Instructor?
If you desire a virtual instructor due to time restrictions, limited travels, or ailments your virtual instructor will help guide you through the certification and marriage license process. You are welcome to register for your own virtual instructor who would meet with you and your party in a virtual classroom. Make arrangements today to speak with one of our representatives, we will be ready to assist you.
Step 1: Call and schedule a video conference.
Call to speak to one of our licensed professionals to arrange and schedule your personal virtual course. Schedules are provided on a first-come, first-serve base with your own personal instructor. You may also dial 786-529-4266 from your phone.
Step 2: Register and follow the instructions provided.
The cost for your Virtual Premarital Course Instructor is $29.99 per user. You and your partner will have full access to your own personal instructor who will guide you through your certification process. A customer service representative will also be available to answer all of your questions until the completion of your course. Attain the proper certification for your marriage license today.
Who is eligible to take this course?
Everyone who is 18 years or older is eligible to take this course. If you are taking this course for the purpose of obtaining your Marriage License it is expected that you meet all of our State's benchmark requirements in order for the county court to value your certification.
When does the course start and finish?
The online virtual course will begin shortly after you have registered and paid for the class. You will then use your login information to connect to your personal virtual conference on the date scheduled. You and your future spouse will be each provided login information after you each register.
How long is this Premarital course?
By law, it is required that all licensed course providers design and offer a 4-hour course which will enrich the lives of couples seeking to marry in the State of Florida.
Is there an expiration date on my "certificate of completion"?
Yes, your certificate is valid for 180 days from the day of completion. It is important that you attain your certificate immediately after completing your workshop. If you do not attain your marriage license prior to the expiration date printed on your certificate it is possible that the County Clerk of Courts may deny or reject your efforts.
Is this course accepted in my county?
Yes, as long as you plan to marry in the State of Florida our course is accepted in all 67 counties in Florida. We are the only premarital course provider who offers this Christian based curriculum in English and in Spanish in the State of Florida.
Do I have to provide identification to take this course?
Yes, In order to issue couples an original "certificate of completion" they must be able to provide us with the proper legal identification which will be forwarded to the County Clerk of Courts where their marriage license will be processed.
The following are the legal forms of identification: U.S.A. State Drivers License, State Provided Identification Card, Passport, or Residence Card.
How many days should I begin working on getting my marriage license?
It is our advice that you begin your process as soon as possible. Do not wait until the last minute to begin the legal process of attaining your marriage license. All to often, we have experienced couples procrastinating on the legal paperwork while preparing for their wedding. Remember, your marriage is not legal until your wedding officiant and witnesses properly sign your original marriage license.
Do you provide counseling for couples?
We are glad to inform you that all of our couples who enroll in any of our Premarital Course Education platforms are generously provided one free hour of premarital counseling. All that is required is that you complete any of our benchmark curriculums offered by our certified professionals, and submit a compatibility survey which we will provide. If you have not filled a compatibility survey feel free to contact one of our representatives and request your survey today!
How to change your Legal Name in Florida?
Florida allows people to change their names on their marriage license application form. While the forms differ by locality, you can generally just fill in your new name and list your former name on the form. A county clerk will issue a license after the normal Florida marriage license process is completed. It is also required that you make the necessary plans to visit your local Social Security Administration, Bank, DMV, and other agencies.
Be sure to provide these legal forms of identifications to all governing agencies in which you plan on changing your legal name: Marriage certificate, driver's license, state-issued non-driver's ID card, or U.S. passport. Be also prepared to show proof of citizenship such as your U.S. birth certificate, Certificate of Naturalization, or Certificate of Citizenship.
How to get Married in the State of Florida?
As long as you meet the criteria below, you should be granted a marriage license in the county that you apply for. You do not need to live in the county to receive a marriage license there. Remember that marriage licenses are only valid for 90 days.
Couples are required to take a premarital course before applying for their marriage license. This will help the participating parties prepare for marriage, and help avoid the pitfalls of divorce. This course will give the couple a discount on their Florida marriage license and eliminate the customary 3-day waiting period.
Once the participating parties are ready to apply for the marriage license, it is important that they make sure that they have proof of identity, age, and residency. Both individuals must be at least 18 years old and show some form of identification (state driver's license, state ID, or passport).
You may also get a head start by filing for your marriage license electronically on your county's Kiosk online.
Both individuals bound by this relationship must be present to receive their marriage license. Plan a date and time that you can both commit to going to the nearest location where marriage licenses are authorized. Search for your county to find one of the locations.
Make sure you present your original "certificate of completion" to your County Clerk before attaining your marriage license this will secure the waiving of your 3-Day waiting period, and grant you your thirty percent (30%) discount off your marriage license.
Do not present to your County Clerk any certified copies of your certificate for this will certainly guarantee delays, all marriage license fees vary according to each county.
Is this course protected by the copyright laws?
Yes, it's unlawful to make any reproduction, copy, broadcast, or distribution of the material offered throughout this course without the written consent of our licensed professional, providers, and his or her affiliates.
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