Utah MED Approved Relationship Education Providers

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Utah State University Extension Weber County

USU Extension in Weber County offers a free Marriage Survival course that meets MED requirements. Click HERE to visit their website.

Utah State University Extension Washington County

USU Extension in Washington County offers a Marriage Survival course that meets MED requirements. Click HERE to visit their website. 

Weber State University Marriage & Relationship Education

Weber State University teaches a variety of marriage and relationship education classes in Weber and Davis counties. Classes are available in English and Spanish. Click HERE to visit their website. 

Salt Lake Community College

SLCC offers Passport to Love, a FREE date night series for engaged or married couples utilizing PREP curriculum. Click HERE to visit their website and register for their marriage education course.

Utah Valley University Stronger Families Project

The Stronger Families Project (SFP) is a nationally and internationally recognized parenting and family strengthening program for families and is taught through UVU at locations throughout Utah County. Click HERE to see upcoming classes and events. 

ePREP Online Relationship Education Course

Engaged Utah couples can email utahprep@utah.gov to receive a link for free access to the ePREP online relationship education curriculum. This course qualifies for the Utah Marriage Education Discount.

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Utah Date Night Gottman 7 Principles Workshops

Utah Date Night facilitates workshops utilizing Dr. John Gottman's 7 Principles for Making Marriage Work curriculum. Workshops are led by certified Gottman Educator, Nate Bagley, and Certified Gottman Therapist, Laura Heck. CLICK HERE to visit their website. 

Georgia Anderson - Certified Gottman 7 Principles Educator

Georgia Anderson teaches Dr. John Gottman's 7 Principles for Making Marriage Work program. CLICK HERE to visit her website. 

Before We Say "I Do": Seven Essential Principles to Building Your Forever Together

This online course is designed to help couples who are engaged to be married prepare for their married life together. Couples will explore a variety of topics such as expectations for marriage, managing finances as a newlywed couple, managing conflict, transitioning to marital sexual intimacy, and keeping your love alive.


Note: This approved premarital course is designed for couples affiliated with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and it uses religious references.


CLICK HERE to enroll in this online course.

Creating a Lasting Love: BYU Premarital Workshop

This workshop focuses on four themes:

  1. What does a healthy relationship look like?
  2. Communication and handling conflict positively: Do you want to be right or do you want to be married?
  3. Healthy sexuality in marriage: The talk your parents wanted to have with you
  4. Unity: Equal partnership and defining dreams of what you both want your marriage to be about

CLICK HERE to learn more about this premarital workshop.


Approved MED Curriculum

Marriage Survival

Marriage Survival

Marriage Survival

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The Marriage Survival educational curriculum includes a series of lessons that are taught in an interactive way to help couples strengthen their relationships. 

PREP 8.0

Marriage Survival

Marriage Survival

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The first edition of this PREP curriculum was developed in the early 1990's.  PREP Version 8.0 is the most current version of that flagship curriculum for couples. 

Within Our Reach

Marriage Survival

The Strongest Link

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 Within Our Reach” is a curriculum designed to help couples overcome barriers and develop positive communication skills. It is based on extensive testing and feedback from couples and those in the community who worked with them. 

The Strongest Link

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

The Strongest Link

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 The Strongest Link curriculum is intended for use in many ways that can serve to teach skills and provide support for Couples. 

Couple LINKS

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

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The LINKS (Lasting Intimacy through Nurturing Knowledge & Skills) Program is a five-session secular curriculum that certified instructors can teach. Each session is based on a two-hour teaching time frame, but is designed to be adapted to many different time frames and group settings. 

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

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This curriculum leads couples through Dr. John Gottman's  groundbreaking book The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work.  It integrates research from the book and educates couples through relationship enhancing exercises. 

Prepare/Enrich

Prepare/Enrich

Prepare/Enrich

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Prepare/Enrich is a dynamic, research-based assessment that highlights couples' strengths and uncovers opportunities for growth across core and customized relationship topics. Through Facilitator feedback sessions, couples strengthen relationship skills, increase satisfaction, and build resilience.

If you are interested in having your relationship education offerings listed here, please email us. All curriculum and education providers must be approved by the Utah Marriage Commission.