State Disability Insurance (SDI) Online Informational Tutorials and Videos

The Employment Development Department (EDD) has developed online tutorials and videos to help guide you through SDI Online and registration in Benefit Programs Online. These tutorials and videos are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

System Requirements: In order to view the online tutorials, you need to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer. Visit Adobe Reader for a free download.

Benefit Programs Online Videos

Benefit Programs Online is your single login to access the Employment Development Department’s online benefit services. To use SDI Online, you must first complete a one-time registration in Benefit Programs Online.

How to File a Claim Videos

View the following videos for information on how to file your claim:

Claimant Tutorial

Employer Tutorial

Physician/Practitioner and Representatives Tutorial

Paid Family Leave (PFL) Self-Guided Training

View one of the following self-guided trainings for a brief overview of the PFL program: