CM/ECF Training Schedule

ECF TRAINING SESSIONS WILL BE HELD IN THE WILKES-BARRE AND HARRISBURG COURT LOCATIONS.
 

The Clerk's Office offers training classes for attorneys and their staff. Each month, a class will be scheduled for first time e-filers.  Experienced clerk's staff including team leaders and case administrators will lead demonstrations, review procedures and be on hand for specific questions. We will follow a flexible agenda that may include, but is not limited to, the following topics:

  • Middle District of PA website
  • Update ECF account
  • Open a new bankruptcy case
  • File a Claim
  • Demonstrate the use of the Courtroom Hearing Scheduler (CHS) for self-scheduled hearings
  • File a Motion
  • File an Answer
  • Proposed Orders
  • Open an Adversary Proceeding

The training dates are as follows:

WILKES-BARRE
WebEx (video) attendance available upon request.

  • August 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
  • September 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
  • October 14, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
  • November 18, 2014 at 10:00 .m.
  • December 9, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

HARRISBURG, CM/ECF Basics 10 AM (2 hours)
WebEx (video) attendance available upon request.

  • June 24, 2014
  • July 22, 2014  (Cancelled)
  • August 26, 2014
  • September 23, 2014
  • October 28, 2014
  • November, 25, 2014
  • December 16, 2014

Additional training dates will be added as needed.

To schedule training please call 570-831-2500 or 717-901-2800 or email your request to pambecf_helpdesk@pamb.uscourts.gov.  The subject line of your email message MUST read TRAINING IN-HOUSE.

In the body of your email message, please include the date of the training session that you are interested in attending, your name and the name(s) of any staff members who will also be participating in the training session.  Also, include your telephone number and who you would normally represent (i.e., debtors, creditors or both).