Course selections related to Guardianship are outlined below and a registration link is in the right column.
Course Number: LAEX 0044
This course is required for all persons desiring a career as a professional guardian
and will be offered once a year in the fall term. 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 and professional care managers
the course covers:
• History of guardianship
• Types of guardianship
• Maintenance and termination of guardianship
• Required forms
• Guardianship business best practices
Course Number: LAEX 0225
Offered twice a year (fall & spring), this course is required of each person appointed by the court to be a guardian and must be completed within 4 months after appointment. Taught by attorneys, financial planners, & professional care managers, it's co-sponsored by EFSC, the judges of the 18th Judicial Circuit, & the Brevard Guardianship Association. Curriculum addresses the legal duties and responsibilities of a guardian, the rights of the ward, the preparation of guardianship reports, including financial accounting for the ward’s property. It also covers the history of Guardianship in Florida, types of Guardianship, maintenance & termination of Guardianship and required forms.
Course Number: LAEX 0241
This Florida Statewide Public Guardianship Office approved course is scheduled in
both the fall & spring semesters and 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 the guardian of the property, annual guardianship accounts for the ward’s property
and termination of the guardianship.
See the current options for Guardianship Training courses.