4 Hour Initial Guardianship Examiner Training

This course is the State required training for Capacity Examining Experts in Florida Guardianship. The 4 hours of lecture includes numerous additional written materials beyond the standard course materials. The course covers the guardianship process, how to get paid, improving your testimony as an expert and a full history on the guardianship and examination process in Florida.

Course Information

Estimated Time: 4 Hours

Difficulty: Advanced


Course Instructor

Lance McKinney Lance McKinney Author

I am certified as a specialist in Elder Law since 2005. I have been teaching clients, lawyers and professional guardians for over 25 years and been approved by Office of Public and Professional Guardians (OPPG) to teach the 40 hour professional guardian training course and also been a trainer of guardianship Examining Committee members across the state. I have also been accepted as a member to the “Special Needs Alliance” which is an invite only association of attorneys from across the nation that devote their practices to people dealing with disabilities by finding and managing all resources available including government benefits. I have also been accredited by the Veteran’s Administration to represent claimants for VA benefits.



Examining Committee Membership