Title 26 Family Law Guardian ad Litem (GAL) Training
Interested in becoming a Title 26 Family Law GAL? The first step is to complete a three day Initial Certification training course. Benton and Franklin Counties sponsored a training in May 2013 and the next offering has not been decided. However, equivalent training may be offered by other Washington counties. The link below will help you locate another training. Washington Courts - GAL Information. Click on "Training Opportunities" for a listing of upcoming trainings throughout the state.
If there are no trainings listed, you may want to contact the counties directly to find out when they will be having their next training. King County will most likely be next to host a training. You can get contact information and a list of GAL Programs Managers by clicking on "Registry Application Procedure" or the following link GAL Program Managers.
If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Lindy Bare, GAL Registry Manager, at 509-736-3071 Ext. 3389 or firstname.lastname@example.org