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Welcome to The Academy of Professional Celebrants

Hello! After entering "Celebrant Training" into your search engine, you were likely bombarded with a multitude of training organisations. It's a bustling world out there! However, we are delighted that you have discovered us. At The Academy of Professional Celebrants, we are not just experts in Celebrancy, but also passionate about the art of ceremony. Our training goes beyond the ordinary, offering an extraordinary and life-changing experience. With a great reputation spanning across England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales and international boundaries, we take great pride in surpassing the expectations of every delegate. Our comprehensive celebrant training courses are designed to equip you with the necessary skills to create, design, and deliver personalised ceremonies. We leave no stone unturned in ensuring that you have all the tools and knowledge required to excel in this profession. We are fully dedicated to guiding you on your journey towards becoming a professional celebrant, bringing joy to the lives of others while successfully running your own business. Our mission is to train, develop, and provide support to celebrants, empowering them to create unforgettable ceremonies for every occasion. ──────⊱⁜⊰────── “The Academy of Professional Celebrants has been designed based on everything we wish had been available when our team started in Celebrancy.”

Backed by Experience. Fuelled by Passion.

Commence on a journey with our Accredited Celebrant Training, where tangible outcomes are guaranteed! By utilising our proven training methods, you will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to embark on a rewarding career in Celebrancy, making a lasting impact on the lives of those you assist.

Enhance your career prospects, expand your knowledge base, and amplify your professional connections through our comprehensive range of training courses.


Setting the standard as the premier organisation in the UK, solely devoted to training independent celebrants. Equipping funeral and wedding celebrants with our exceptional training programs, spanning across the UK and reaching international boundaries.


Distinguished among numerous celebrant and Humanist training providers, we take great pride in our exceptional track record of nurturing a significant number of acclaimed celebrants in the fields of weddings and funerals.


Celebrating the diversity of our celebrants, we hold the utmost respect for all beliefs, cultures, lifestyles, and philosophies. Our passion lies in ensuring that every celebrant we train is equipped to deliver ceremonies that are truly diverse and inclusive, honouring the unique identities and experiences of all individuals.

As the demand for distinctive and deeply personal ceremonies continues to rise, we are committed to meeting this need and providing exceptional training for celebrants.

Why Choose The Academy of Professional Celebrants

Why Choose The Academy of Professional Celebrants

Our courses present a remarkable opportunity for you to learn from highly qualified and experienced tutors. Our primary goal is to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to not only excel personally but also to elevate your celebrant business to new heights.

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Celebrant History & Movement

Celebrant History & Movement

Discover the pioneers who paved the way, igniting a movement that celebrates love, life, and all meaningful moments. Let us delve into the depths of this captivating narrative, where stories intertwine and cultures unite. At APC, we honour the past, embrace the present, and shape the future of Celebrancy.

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Celebrating Life: The Role of a Funeral Celebrant

Celebrating Life: The Role of a Funeral Celebrant

This case study explores the role of a funeral celebrant and the impact they have on creating meaningful and personalised funeral ceremonies. Funeral celebrants are trained professionals who work closely with grieving families to design and conduct funeral services that reflect the life and values of the deceased. This case study will highlight the importance of funeral celebrants in providing comfort, support, and a personalised experience for families during their time of loss.

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It can be difficult finding the right celebrant training course for your needs. Check out our amazing client reviews from recently attending learners.

Pete speaks about his experience with APC

After dedicating countless years of his life as a Funeral Director for one of the leading funeral service providers in the UK, Pete finally bid farewell to his career and embraced his Celebrancy journey.

He has now helped many families as a qualified celebrant across Edinburgh and beyond.

Put Yourself in the Driving Seat with our Premium Celebrant Training Courses

Our curriculum is designed to be both challenging and interactive, fostering a collaborative environment where students within each cohort can learn from one another and enhance their individual learning requirements. Being a celebrant is more than just a job - it's a way of life that offers the liberty and adaptability to set your own schedule, collaborate with people, and live life on your own terms.

A good ceremony can change lives. A great ceremony can transform lives.

We are very passionate about what we do - and it shows!

We value this feedback greatly as it helps us continuously improve our training programs. If you would like to verify our credibility, we would be more than happy to connect you with our past celebrants who can share their experiences with you.


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Enrol in our highly sought-after celebrant courses today

and begin an exhilarating new journey with our community of over 600 celebrants.

At the Academy of Professional Celebrants, we go beyond being just a training provider. Our courses offer a multitude of additional benefits and opportunities.

SKY Sports Broadcaster Peter Smith shares his thoughts on his training with APC

Our in-depth and comprehensive tuition has had a transformative impact on numerous lives.

Providing Innovative, Cost Effective & Expert-Led Celebrant Training throughout the United Kingdom, Ireland & Reaching International Boundaries

“Training & Inspiring the Finest Celebrants of Tomorrow”

With a wealth of experience spanning over 17 years, we are confident in our ability to meet your training needs. Whether you have questions or would like to explore how we can assist you, please feel free to reach out to us via phone or email. We are here to help and eager to discuss the possibilities with you.

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Across the UK & Ireland

Established and headquartered in London, The APC Group has been masterfully delivering celebrant training through both in-person and live online classes, along with nationwide after support.

The UK's Premier Celebrant Training Provider

"Your Success is Our Success"

If you have any enquiries, we are here to provide assistance. 

Feel free to contact our office or schedule a discovery call.

0333 242 1186

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The APC Group
167-169 Great Portland Street
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United Kingdom