Welcome to the Guardianship/Conservatorship Website

This website has been developed to provide a central place where individuals can find resources about becoming a guardian and/or conservator, read the administrative rules, and find other relevant materials. Below are some of the resources we currently have available.


Prospective Guardian & Conservator Online Training Module


The online training module was developed by the Idaho Supreme Court Guardianship/Conservatorship Committee with the intent to 
educate prospective Guardians and Conservators about their roles and responsibilities.

This course is ordered for all petitioners seeking appointment as a Guardian and/or Conservator through the Idaho Court system. It is also available to those who are not seeking a certificate and simply wish to access and take the course for informational purposes.

Once you start this course by clicking on the following link, do not close the page, your progress will not be saved and you will have to start over.

  • Start Course

On average, it takes a person 60 minutes to complete the Guardianship course and 60 minutes to complete the Conservatorship course.

If you have questions about the online training please contact gconlinetraining@idcourts.net or 208-947-7452.

File a Complaint

I.C.A.R. 54 - Guardianships and Conservatorships

Every individual seeking appointment as a guardian or conservator shall file with the court a certificate of completion of the Supreme Court’s on-line training course relating to the duties and responsibilities of a guardian or conservator prior to the issuance of permanent letters of guardianship or conservatorship unless otherwise waived by the court for good cause. The Supreme Court may charge a $25.00 fee to participants to cover the cost of furnishing this training. This fee shall be deposited in the guardianship pilot project fund as provided in section 31-3201G, Idaho Code. Effective Date: August 1, 2011

> The Center for Elders and the Courts serves as a resource for the judiciary and court management on issues related to aging.  The center strives to increase judicial awareness of issues related to aging, provide training tools and resources to improve court responses to elder abuse and adult guardianships, and develop a collaborative community of judges, courts staff, and aging experts.

> Check out the Idaho State Bar’s Guardian & Conservator Q & A Pamphlet