for the Australian Civil Marriage Celebrant

Ongoing Professional Development Activities for 2015

Gordon Institute of TAFE


Gordon Institute of TAFE


Developing an effective wedding kit bag



Communication and developing rapport for celebrants



Getting it right on the day



Poetry and readings in ceremonies



Organising your celebrant office



Music in the marriage ceremony



Creative ways to involve loved ones and symbols in ceremony



Presentation skills for celebrants



Relationship support services and the celebrant



How to personalise a ceremony




Using PA systems Ė Donít just be seen, be heard




Interview questions and writing strategies for celebrants




Best practice for Australian civil celebrants




Celebrant skills review




Celebrant resources review




Creating and maintaining a social media presence for celebrants




Public speaking skills for celebrants




Evaluating your celebrant service



Ethics and the Modern Celebrant


Mind your own celebrant business (business planning)


Celebrants Bridging the Generation Gap


Celebrants Embracing Diversity


2011 Compulsory Activity (Elective)


2012 Compulsory Activity (Elective)


2013 Compulsory Activity (Elective)


2014 Compulsory Activity (Elective)




Site Map

Planning a Wedding

Planning a Honeymoon


About Marriage Celebrants

Marriage Celebrants Associations

Becoming a Celebrant

Celebrant's Role 

Celebrant's Code of Practice

About New Zealand Celebrants


OPD 2015 for Australian Celebrants
OPD 2015 international College of Celebrancy

OPD 2015 Topics for Gordon TAFE

OPD 2015 Topics for AssentTECS

OPD 2015 Topics for Australian Celebrations Training


New Zealand Celebrants

Celebrants Association

Celebrants Courses

Ceremonies in New Zealand


Recommended Sites
Civil Marriage Celebrant, Vlady M Peters

Better Honeymoon


Celebrant Trainers USA
Celebrant Foundation & Institute

Celebrant Foundation and Celebrancy

Celebrant Foundation Wedding Courses

Celebrant Foundation Funeral Courses

Celebrant Foundation Family Course


Funeral Trainers
Courses for Funeral Celebrants


Useful Information for Marriage Celebrants



Celebrant Resources - Books
Wedding Ceremony Resource Book

Naming Ceremony Resource Book

Vows Renewal Book

Commitment Vows Book

Funeral Ceremony Resource Book

House Blessing & Dedication 

What Every Celebrant Should Know

20 Complete Wedding Ceremonies

24 Complete Ceremonies (8 Renewal of Vows, 8 Naming Ceremonies, 8 Commitment Ceremonies)

600 Readings for Wedding, Baby Naming, Funeral and House Blessing

How to be a Profitable Celebrant

1,000 Answers to Your wedding Questions

Wedding Your Way

Celebrating Love's Special Moments

Honeymoon! A Sizzle or a Fizzle?


Celebrant Resources - Certificates

25 Different Marriage Vows Renewal Certificates     

25 Different Commitment of Vows Certificates

25 Naming Certificates for the Baby

25 Naming Certificates for Naming Ceremony Participants

25 Naming Certificates for the Relatives of the Baby

17 Baby Naming Certificates with a Toy Theme

17 Baby Naming Certificates with a Fairy Theme

17 Baby Naming Certificates with a Baby Angels Theme

17 Baby Naming Certificates with Rocking Horse Theme

12  Baby Naming Horoscope Certificates with Scroll Theme

12 Baby Naming Horoscope Certificates with Star Sign Theme

12 Horoscope Certificates with Sleeping Baby Theme 

12 Baby Naming Horoscope Certificates with Starry Sky Theme


Books and Certificates
Celebrant Books and Certificates Index

Books and Certificates Order Form


Sample Ceremonies

Sample Ceremonies Index

Wedding Ceremony

Renewal of Vows Ceremony

Commitment Ceremony

Naming Ceremony