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Guardianship Related Courses

Information and registration resources and links are in this web section.

Florida Professional Guardianship (LAEX 0044)

This course is required for all persons desiring a career as a professional guardian. This Florida Statewide Public Guardianship Office approved curriculum has been developed to provide information on the roles, responsibilities, work processes and statutes pertinent to guardianship in the State of Florida. Taught by attorneys, financial planners, healthcare professionals and professional care managers, the course covers:
•    History of guardianship in Florida
•    Types of guardianship
•    Maintenance and termination of guardianship
•    Required forms
•    Guardianship business best practices

Contact Hours: 40            Fee: $290

Florida Non-Professional Guardianship-Person & Property - Adults (LAEX 0225)

This course is required of each person appointed by the court to be a guardian and must be completed within four months after appointment. This is a court-approved, non-professional guardianship training course and meets statutory guardianship education requirements. Taught by attorneys, financial planners, healthcare professionals and professional care managers, it is co-sponsored by EFSC, the judges of the 18th Judicial Circuit, & the Brevard Guardianship Association. Curriculum addresses: 
•    History of guardianship in Florida
•    Types of guardianship
•    Maintenance and termination of guardianship
•    Required forms
•    Legal duties and responsibilities of a guardian
•    Rights of the ward
•    Preparation of guardianship reports
•    Financial accounting for the ward's property

Contact Hours: 8               Fee: $80

Florida Non-Professional Guardianship - Minors (LAEX 0241)

This Florida Statewide Public Guardianship Office approved course offers an overview of all the elements of the Florida non-professional guardianship process for minors and meets Florida statutory guardianship educational requirements. Curriculum addresses:
•    Legal duties and responsibilities of a guardian
•    Annual guardianship accounts for the ward's property
•    Maintenance and termination of guardianship
•    Required forms

•    Rights of the ward

Contact Hours: 4             Fee: $45

Contact Us


Richard Belton
beltonr@easternflorida.edu
321-433-7503 or 321-433-7500

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