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Why View This Tutorial?

  1. To understand the benefits of using the EDRS.
  2. Become familiar with navigating the EDRS.
  3. Know how to request training.

Getting Started

This tutorial will take approximately 15 minutes to complete.

Basic Navigation

  1. To procede in a linear fashion, click the small play button on the control bar, or the large play button in the center of the video window.
  2. To view specific chapters, click on the links in the navigation bar on the left side of the screen.
  3. Click here to view a tutorial on Cause of Death Statements.
  4. To view tips on completing death certificates, click here.


This training has audio so be sure to turn your speakers on. To control the volume, use the volume controls on your computer, speakers, or the volume control on the bottom right side of the video window.

Use head phones if sound will disturb co-workers.

You may also take advantage of Closed Captioning, by clicking the CC button on the control bar and clicking the English radio button.

System Requirements

Since this online training program is web based, it can be used on any device that is capable of running most web browsers. It utilizes video streaming technology, so your device will need access to the internet and meet the following prerequisites:

Older web browsers are supported by using Adobe Flash. In order to use this tutorial with an older web browser, you must have the Adobe Flash plugin installed. Your experience may vary based on the web browser that you are using, including slower performance. We recommend using a modern web browser wherever possible.

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