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Video Tutorials and Documents

Effective August 5, 2019, there is a new format for reporting CLE credit earned by Illinois licensed attorneys at your Illinois accredited courses.

Here are a mix of video tutorials and documents to help you navigate PCAM's redesigned attendance reporting pages. (Originally presented in our webinars on July 23, 2019 and July 24, 2019.)

PCAM Video Tutorials, for attendance reporting August 5, 2019 and after...


PowerPoint - New Individual Attorney Attendance Reporting in PCAM. July 23 & 24, 2019.


 New Individual Attorney Attendance Reporting in PCAM - PowerPoint Overview This is a recording of the MCLE Board's live webinar presentation July 23, 2019. It contains information regarding the MCLE Rules, attorney ARDC numbers, August 5, 2019 Go Live! and Deadlines and Fees. (11:00 minutes)
 PCAM Overview (2:27 minutes)
 PCAM Features and Manual Attendance Entry (4:08 minutes)
 PCAM Teacher Entry (3:55 minutes)
 PCAM Certificates of Attendance/Teaching and Attorney Search (2:03 minutes)
 PCAM Creating a Batch Import File With basic Excel skills you can create an attendance batch import file. (4:06 minutes)
 Batch import process and overview (6:00 minutes)
 PCAM Bar Meeting Entry (2:28 minutes)


PCAM Documents


PCAM Attendance Import TEMPLATE effective for attendance earned on or after July 1, 2019
SPECIAL NOTE: This is a template, rows beginning with the "#" symbol serve as headers to guide persons who may be new to creating an import file. See the definitions for each column in the Attendance Import Instructions.


PCAM Attendance Import INSTRUCTIONS (Batch Processing) - Attendance Reporting effective for attendance earned July 1, 2019 and after - dated July 1, 2019. Technical document.

Provider Newsletters


Provider Resource Library

Providers have submitted the following resources to assist other course providers. If you have a helpful checklist, tips or instructions you wish to share with other course providers email a weblink or PDF to, Attention: Resa Welch.

Course Provider Innovation Conference

The Illinois Supreme Court MCLE Board and Commission on Professionalism co-sponsored the 2017 Course Provider Innovation Conference on April 21, 2017. The course materials are linked below.

Conference Agenda


Featured Presentation:
Creating Learning that Sticks, presented by Bradley Kolar, Avail Advisors LLC

Breakout Session:
Beyond Ethics: The Future of Professional Responsibility CLE, presented by Commission on Professionalism: Executive Director Jayne Reardon and Diversity & Education Director Michelle Silverthorn

Breakout Session:
Being a CLE Administrator Rock Star: Tips for Administrators on Facilitating Course Planning and Knowing How PCAM Can Help You, presented by MCLE Board: Director Karen Litscher Johnson and Manager-Provider Compliance and Outreach Resa Welch

Breakout Session:
How to Develop an Effective Mental Health/Substance Abuse CLE Course, presented by Lawyers' Assistance Program: Clinical Case & Program Manager Chelsy Castro

Provider Newsletters - Archived
  • September 29, 2017 Provider Newsletter
    Attorneys can view your approved course info - Open to the Public/Not Open to the Public? Why it matters - Course fields you can edit in PCAM after a course is approved
  • June 29, 2017 Provider Special Newsletter
    PCAM fields modified for MCLE Rule changes effective July 1, 2017 - Revised Attendance and Teaching Certificate - Rule change re-cap
  • May 31, 2017 Provider Newsletter
    Effective July 1, 2017 – Provider Rule Changes Amended Rule 795; The New Professional Responsibility Requirements – What Providers Need to Know; Provider Support and Sharing
  • December 19, 2016 Provider Newsletter
    Happy Holidays; Taking time off later this month? December 31 Attendance Deadline; Avoid Late Fees--PCAM Electronic payments process immediately!
  • September 26, 2016 Provider Newsletters
    Monthly Attendance Reporting Tutorial; Now accepting AMEX; Staffing changes to your office? – Time to update PCAM contacts
  • June 10, 2016 Provider Newsletter
    eCheck Payments Accepted; Monthly Attendance Deadline; Recorded Courses – End Date; Find A Course or Provider – Attorney Searches