Adult Guardianship Six-Hour Course Offerings

For information on live course cancellations, please contact individual sites. We will do our best to update the listings on this website, but please confirm with the provider before you attend.

Below is a compilation of education opportunities. It is not intended to be a complete list of all adult guardianship education. Check back periodically for more opportunities as we update this list.


Fundamentals of Adult Guardianship Course
This course is tuition-free and is approved for 6.00 CLE hours instruction.


  • You must complete the mandatory course evaluation at the end of the online course to receive your certificate.
  • Co-guardians must complete courses separately under their own accounts to receive certificates in their own names.
  • Submit your certificate to the probate court where your guardianship is filed. For instructions on filing your certificate, contact your local probate court.
  • All online courses must be completed by Dec. 30, 2022. Allow two days for technical assistance.
  • For step-by-step guidance, read: Instructions to Take an Online Course.


Click a site below for dates and registration information.
Please contact individual sites to confirm whether the course offers CLE credit.

Fayette County Probate Court
Open to all guardians.
To register, please call 740.335.0640.
All Certificates of Completion must be filed at the Fayette County Probate Court before Dec. 1, 2022

March 8
Oct. 11

Black Swamp Nature Center
753 Fairground Drive
Paulding, OH 45879
Open to all guardians.
To register, please call 419.399.8262 or email

Nov. 4, 9 a.m. (Deadline to register: Oct. 25, 2022)

Richland County Probate Court
50 Park Ave., East
Law Library, (L2) Floor
Mansfield, OH 44902
Open to all guardians.
Initial course needed within six months from appointment.
To register, please call 419.774.7875.

May 5, 8:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Nov. 3, 8:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Williams County Probate Court
1 Courthouse Square, Bryan, OH 43506
Open to all guardians.
To register, please call Krista Wright at 419.633.5162 or email

Sept. 20, Starts 9 a.m.

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