Purchase Handbook

A person who wants to become a Texas Certified Guardian must pass the Judicial Branch Certification Commission’s comprehensive, Texas
specific examination on guardianship law, principles and practices. This Guardianship Handbook is not designed to prepare an examinee for the exam, but rather contains information that benefits guardians who will be providing quality guardianship services in Texas.  For more information on the Texas guardianship certification process, please go to the JBCC website at

For more information on the Texas Guardianship Certification exam, please go to

TGA periodically provides a four-hour review of Texas Guardianship law, ethics and standards. The next Guardianship Review Course will be offered via live webinar on Friday, April 16, 2021, from 1:00-5:00 pm, CST.  

For more information, please contact Barbara Lopez at barbara@texasguardianship.org.