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Probate Court - Lake County, Ohio

Guardianship Training

DATES AND TIMES OF COURSES OFFERED

RULE 66.06. Guardian Pre-Appointment Education:Court appointed guardians are required to take a one-time six-hour course on the fundamentals of guardianship.  If you are a guardian appointed after June 1, 2015, with no experience as a guardian within the five previous years, you will have six months from the date of the appointment to complete the fundamentals course.  

RULE 66.07. Guardian Continuing Education:
After completing the six-hour fundamentals course, guardians must complete a three hour continuing education every subsequent calendar year as well.
Annual compliance by December 31st of each year, a guardian shall report to each probate division of a court of common pleas from which the guardian receives appointments information documenting compliance with the continuing education requirement

 

*ALL COURSES ARE TUITION FREE 
*COURSES PROVIDED BY THE LAKE COUNTY PROBATE COURT WILL NOT OFFER CLE OR CEU'S

 

Fundamentals of Adult Guardianship (6 hours)
NOVEMBER 15, 2018       [8:45AM - 4:15PM]

All guardians are tasked with the extremely important responsibility of making critical decisions for another person, while focusing on protecting and preserving the rights of the individual being served. Ultimately, the result is to provide you, in your role, the information and tools to ensure that your decisions are grounded on the best interests of citizens under your care.


Government Benefits:
Live at the Lake County Probate Court 

OCTOBER 18, 2018                 [8:45AM-12PM] OR [12:45PM -4:00PM]

This three hour course is designed to give information to guardians on Government Benefits. 


Alzheimer's and Dementia: Live at the Lake County Probate Court 

DECEMBER 13, 20018            [8:45AM-12PM] OR [12:45- 4:00PM]

How can a guardian best care for a person with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia? This three hour course will prepare guardians to help people with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia lead satisfying lives while preparing for the future.


Medications and Medical Advocacy (3 hours)

Offered Online Through the Ohio Supreme Court 

As a guardian, you are called upon to make decisions involving medical care. This course provides information about managing medications, including questions to ask, tools to help you learn about specific drugs, and information on specific classes of drugs.


Guardian of the Estate (3 hours)

Offered Online Through the Ohio Supreme Court 

This course provides guardians of adults with the fundamentals of managing finances and preserving the income and assets of a person under their care. 

    ONLINE COURSES

    sc/ohio.gov/adg
    #614-387-9445


    TRAINING PROVIDED AT THE PROBATE COURT
    Please Call To Register :
    #440-350-2626

    Location of Training :
    25 N. PARK PLACE (COURTHOUSE ANNEX), 2nd FLOOR
    PAINESVILLE, OHIO 44077

    lakecountyohio.gov/probatelco


    Adult Guardianship Education Reference Material
    Please click the link below if you would like to download the
    Guardianship Education Manuals 
    https://www.ohiochannel.org