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No matter where you are in the learning process, ACEDS has a program for you.

Our self-paced, online training programs are designed to help legal professionals understand e-discovery, end to end. Start where you are today, and improve your e-discovery knowledge and skill with a program that is right for you.

Don't know where to start? Compare our courses below


eDEx Certificate


Foundational course that covers the entire e-discovery process

100% online training with 12+ hours of interactive modules and lecture series. CLE eligible in some states. Earn the eDEx certificate and digital badge upon course completion.

Best for:

Legal professionals who are new to or who lack broad exposure to e-discovery processes to increase their knowledge of the entire e-discovery lifecycle.


eDTech Certificate


Software simulations with exposure to real-world e-discovery tools

100% online course with one-year access to interactive e-discovery software training modules. Earn the eDTech certificate and digital badge upon course completion.

Best for:

Legal professionals and students who want to elevate their technical competency by gaining practical exposure to e-discovery software via interactive tutorials.

eDAdv Badge

eDAdv Certificate


Limited Time Offer | Reg. $795

Advanced course that covers e-discovery best practices and processes

100% online training with advanced lecture modules, knowledge check quizzes, and a study guide. Earn the eDAdv certificate and digital badge upon course completion.

Best for:

Experienced legal professionals interested in advanced e-discovery concepts and best practices who prefer not to take the CEDS certification exam.


CEDS Certification


Leading certification program with rigorous four-hour proctored exam

100% online training with 11 interactive learning modules, exam prep manual, and practice questions. Earn the CEDS credential and digital badge upon passing the CEDS exam.

Best for:

Legal professionals with diverse skills and 3 to 5 years of experience across the e-discovery lifecycle who would like to validate their e-discovery competence and knowledge.

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What Our Customers Say

"This certification helped me to broaden my knowledge of eDiscovery, especially on how to avoid ethical lapses and considerations during international eDiscovery. My takeaways were importance of ethics, data privacy, budgeting and a brilliant lecture series"

Pavan Kotha
eDiscovery Manager, United Arab Emirates