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The Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS) invites ABA Members to take advantage of this exclusive product offer. This offer includes a Certified E-Discovery Specialist (CEDS) Certification Package and the E-Discovery Essentials Training Bundle (CLE available in many states) with a certificate of completion. 

Technological advances have brought unique new challenges to the legal discovery process. The partnership between ABA and ACEDS will provide legal professionals an opportunity to improve and certify their e-discovery knowledge. CEDS certification can also provide individuals with competitive advantage in their career. 

CEDS Certification responds to the need for professionals with diverse skills and knowledge across the e-discovery spectrum, and to demonstrate technical competence. The Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS) is the member organization for professionals in the private and public sectors who work in the field of e-discovery.

* Enter coupon code ABA25 to take advantage of this special offer at checkout. This offer is only available to ABA Members, and this package is only available through this page. 

Product Regular ABA Offer
CEDS Certification Package $1,505 $1,260
E-Discovery Essentials Online Training $595 No Cost
Total $2,100 $1,260

CEDS Certification Package + E-Discovery Essentials Training Bundle

(Regular $2,100, a Savings of Over $800)

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E-Discovery Essentials ONLY

(Non-Member Price $695, a Savings of over 40%)

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Product Details

The Certified E-Discovery Specialist (CEDS) Certification responds to the need for professionals with diverse skills and knowledge across the e-discovery spectrum. It facilitates sound hiring practices, advances careers and gives a competitive advantage to individuals who earn it and their employers.The exam is constructed with the help of 40 experts under the strict auspices of a psychometric firm and a worldwide survey. This produces a neutral, defensible professional certification examination and program. The CEDS Certification is the leading credential that spans the full e-discovery spectrum.

Certification benefits include:

  • Information Management and Litigation Readiness
  • Project Planning
  • Litigation Hold Implementation
  • Collection Planning and Implementation
  • Data Processing
  • Data Culling
  • Review Planning
  • Document Review
  • Data Production
  • Project Management
  • Legal Framework and Obligation
  • Ethics
  • And more

The E-Discovery Essentials Online Training is an introductory course for persons entering the e-discovery field and professionals who would like to broaden their knowledge of the e-discovery process. From preparation, to collection, to review of Electronically Stored Information (ESI), this course covers the entire e-discovery process.

The course contains 17 modules covering diverse topics that span the e-discovery process. Learners will progress through the basics of e-discovery preparation, best practices for ESI collection and, finally, the review process. E-Discovery Essentials will take approximately twelve hours to complete.

Training features include:

  • Over twelve hours of engaging, interactive online training
  • Content is divided into seventeen modules with review quizzes at the end of each one. All review quizzes include rationale for each answer option furthering the understanding of the topic
  • Developed by professional instructional designers following well established, industry guidelines
  • Includes complete voiceovers by professional actors
  • Certificate of completion awarded upon conclusion of the course

Earn CLE Credits:

  • Florida - 12 hours, including 2 hour on Ethics and 2 Technical credits
  • California – 10 hours, including 1 hour on Ethics
  • Texas – 10 hours, including 1 hour on Ethics
  • Pennsylvania – 10 hours, including 1 hour on Ethics
  • New Jersey – 12 hours, including 1.2 hours on Ethics
  • Minnesota – 10 hours, including 1 hour on Ethics
  • Illinois – 10 hours

ABA Members can purchase E-Discovery Essentials on it's own without membership or certification for over 40% off of the non-member rate - only $399. To purchase, create a free account here and then purchase E-Discovery Essentials using the promo code ABA25.

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