Celebrant Wedding Civil Celebrants are people in your community who are trained by our institute to officiate at, compose and perform the highest quality personalized ceremonies for couples, individuals and organizations.

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ADMISSIONS: To Become a Certified Civil Life-Cycle Celebrant

CHOOSE: a Celebrant near you for your Ceremony

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CLASSES FORMING NOW FOR 2014. Apply now for June 2014 classes.


Join us for our vibrant, interactive CF&I Virtual Celebrant Open House Webinar hosted live by Director of Academics and Charlotte Eulette, Int'l Director and Mark Attalla, Tech Director. Our webinar will quickly introduce you to our course of studies and us. All you have to do is choose a date and time, click, and register below. You'll also receive a $25.00 tuition discount for attending. NICE! For either time slot, students choose date and time from drop-down menu at this link:

Thursday, August 7th 10AM Eastern Standard Time

Saturday August 9th 10AM Eastern Standard Time

Register now to reserve your spot! Limited spots available!


What Our Celebrants Are Saying...
Start a new career at The Celebrant Institute & Foundation. We offer lively, enriching, educational programs taught via our state-of-the-art, live, real-time, online distance learning teacher-to-student, Web-based classes. With our distance learning education Classes we offer courses that are taught by our highly trained and seasoned Certified Civil Celebrant teachers, and each class ensures a top quality, intimate and deep learning experience for all students.

The Celebrant Foundation & Institute is dedicated to educating people about the importance of ceremony and rituals marking the important transitions in life. The Institute offers certificate programs in Ceremonies for Couples, Ceremonies for Funerals, Healing and Transition, Ceremonies for Families and Children and Ceremonies for Organizations.

Take courses online from the comfort of your desk as you benefit from the guidance of our faculty. With our programs geared toward serious adult learners, your fellow students and our faculty will challenge and inspire you to achieve your goals with our courses.

"Vocations which we wanted to pursue, but didn't, bleed, like colors, on the whole of our existence." -Honore de Balzac, novelist (1799-1850)


Cindy Gaile and Charlottecelebrant radio

It is the Celebrant Foundation & Institute's mission to serve and embrace people from all walks of life by offering a gold-standard study program that educates and trains people to become professional, Certified Civil Life-Cycle Celebrants with expertise in ceremony and ritual.

Once Certified Civil Celebrants graduate from the Celebrant Foundation & Institute they are invited to become a part of our international Celebrant Association family. Our foundation is dedicated to nurturing and supporting each of our ever-growing Celebrant family members as individuals and in their practice. In addition to Civil Celebrants offering their service for ceremonies to the public, they also reach out into their communities offering their professional knowledge and guidance about the benefits of personalized rite-of-passage ceremonies.

If you wish to learn more, make comments or ask any questions, we gladly ask you to please contact us at the Celebrant Foundation & Institute via phone or email at:

(973) 746 -1792, or information@celebrantinstitute.org

Thank you,
Gaile, Charlotte and Cynthia

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