Enroll in the Court sponsored ECF training and master the skills needed to file documents electronically. The Court offers training
on Electronic Case Filing through three delivery options. Select the delivery option that is just right for you.
If you prefer a classroom environment that includes an instructor,select Classroom Instructor-Led Training (CIT). Click on the course
name to view the description and training schedule for that course. After the completion of the class, you will receive a completion certificate.
If you prefer independent self-paced learning, select the Web-Based Tutorials (WBT). The Web-Based Tutorials may be viewed through any internet browser.
Whether you choose classroom training or self-paced learning, you will receive expert instruction on Electronic Case Filing
that can be applied as soon as you receive your ECF user id and password.
Classroom Instructor-Led Training (CIT)
Attorney Civil Case Opening Resources and Training
To view training dates for this course, click the Schedule button, Click on the course materials icon, to view document.
To enroll now, click the enroll icon.
Learn how to open various civil cases in the CM/ECF System.
The filing users will be able to identify and apply the docketing events for opening the following types of civil cases:
Notice of Removal,
Petition (Turnover) as a related case,
Class Action Complaint,
Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus,
Social Security Complaint,
Complaint/Petition in the Nature of Mandamus.
In addition, the filing users will be able to complete the process for notifying and transmitting information regarding the opening of the case to the Parties, the Attorneys, the Judge, and Clerk's Office staff, other Federal Courts and various U.S. Agencies and Offices.