Guardian and Conservator Education

Guardian and Conservator Education

The Office of Public Guardian develops and implements education programs for individuals serving as guardian and/or conservator in the state of Nebraska. All individuals serving as guardian and/or conservator in the state of Nebraska are required to complete Guardian/Conservator Education unless the requirement is specifically waived by the court.

Course Costs and Formats

Guardian/Conservator Education is provided in both online and over the phone formats. All class participants must register and pay for class beforehand. Registration costs are $20 for the online course and $35 for the over the phone course. Those who choose to complete the course online will receive login credentials for class within 7 business days of completing registration and payment.  (IN THE CASE OF A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY ONLINE COURSE REGISTRANTS MAY EXPERIENCE DELAYS IN RECIEVING THEIR REGISTRATION INFORMATION OF UP TO 14 BUSINESS DAYS).

After receiving login credentials, the online course can be completed and revisited at your preferred pace using any computer with a Mozilla Firefox browser. Those who choose to complete the course over the phone must register for a specific date and language of their choosing. A certificate of completion will be sent after completion of the course. File this certificate with the county court where your guardianship or conservatorship exists.

Follow the links below to complete registration and payment for Guardian/Conservator Education:

Click here to register and submit $20 payment for ONLINE Guardian/Conservator Education

  • We highly recommend this option as it the least expensive and most flexible for those with busy schedules. 
  • As of now, online courses are provided in English only. If you need an interpreter you may provide your own at this time, a family member or friend  may serve as your interpreter if need be. 
  • Each person who registers for the online class will need their own email address, the same email address may not be used for more than one person. 

Click here to register and submit $35 payment for OVER THE PHONE Guardian/Conservator Education

Materials for Over the Phone Class 

If you take an OVER THE PHONE Guardian/Conservator Education class you will need to be able to view the materials linked below. You may print them or have them visible on a computer or mobile device.