Guardianship and Conservatorship Pre-appointment Tests
Test for Appointment
In order to be appointed as a guardian or conservator, you must teach yourself about the responsibilities of a guardian or conservator and tell the court you understand those responsibilities. Here's how you do that.
- First, read .
- Then, take the appropriate examination below to make sure that you have understood the Guidelines.
- Finally, print out the , sign it and file it with the court.
The exam is designed to help you understand your duties and powers. If you answer a question incorrectly, please read the correct answer and refer back to the Guidelines for more information.
NOTE: The court does not require you to complete an exam and file the if
There are different exams for guardians and conservators. To find the right exam, select the description that applies to you. Be sure to complete the Declaration of Completion of Testing at the end of the exam and file it with the court so the appointment process can proceed.
- Use the Online Court Assistance Program (OCAP) to take the test and to prepare the forms you need to file.
Take the appropriate exam below and fill out the Declaration of Completion of Testing:
- Guardian Who is Also a Conservator -
- Guardian with Separate Conservator -
(somebody else will be the conservator)
- Guardian with No Conservator -
(there will be no conservator)
- Conservator only -