US District Court • Southern District of New York

Electronic Case Filing : Training

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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) Schedule
Attorney Civil Case Opening
Resources and Training
Date Time Location
Dec 13, 2016 9:00 AM NYC, Foley Square
CM/ECF Introduction
Date Time Location
Dec 15th, 2016 2:00 PM NYC, Foley Square
Feb 16th, 2017 2:00 PM NYC, Foley Square
Apr 20th, 2017 2:00 PM NYC, Foley Square
Jun 15th, 2017 2:00 PM NYC, Foley Square
Aug 17th, 2017 2:00 PM NYC, Foley Square
Oct 17th, 2017 2:00 PM NYC, Foley Square
Dec 21st, 2017 2:00 PM NYC, Foley Square

If a course is listed above but not visible
on the enrollment form, then the course is full.


Bring writing instruments and paper should you wish to take notes.

Snacks may be purchased and enjoyed before class and during breaks, but food and beverages are not allowed in the classroom.

For further information, to cancel or to notify of tardy arrival, please call (212)-805-0800.