Ethical Principles & Standards of Practice

These webinars are geared toward all (family and professional) guardians and conservators who are newer to their responsibilities and those wanting a refresher. We will be reviewing the NGA Ethical Principles and the Standards of Practice that elaborate on those principles, as well as the Fundamentals of Guardianship. We will be using the recorded webinars from the National Guardianship Association; discussions will be facilitated by experienced local guardians and conservators. In order to receive the membership rate, you must first be a member. To join please go here.

All of our workshops will be held at the location of our facility sponsor, Edgewood Spring Creek. 175 E. Calderwood Dr. Meridian, ID 83642. Other sponsorships are available. Click here to view sponsorship opportunities.

THE BASICS – June 14th – 4:00pm- 6:30pm

The Basics module focuses on preliminary guardianship information, decisional capacity, incapacity, types of guardianships and guardianship process. Click here to register.

GUARDIAN OF THE PERSON – July 12th – 4:00pm- 6:30pm

This module identifies the phases of guardianship, lists the initial duties of the guardian, describes the ongoing duties of the guardian, explains the importance of confidentiality, and discusses guardianship transition. Click here to register.

GUARDIAN OF THE ESTATE (CONSERVATOR) – August 2nd – 4:00pm- 6:30pm

This module explains fundamental fiduciary principles, lists and explains the responsibilities and duties of the guardian of the estate, defines prudent investment principles and describes the possible indicators of exploitation. In addition, it will detail conflicts of interest and the termination of guardianship. Click here to register.

RIGHTS AND ALTERNATIVES – August 23rd – 4:00pm- 6:30pm

This module discusses the rights of persons under guardianship, the importance of protecting and advocating for the persons under guardianship rights, alternatives to guardianship and when they should and should not be used and alternative ways to handle issues related to finances or health. Click here to register.

Continuing Education Credit

Each webinar has been approved by the Center for Guardianship Certification for 1.0 credit. CEU certificates are an addition $10 per class.

© 2018 Idaho Guardian and Fiduciary Association Idaho Guardian and Fiduciary Asociation | Boise Web Design by Redford Design.