A resource for Consortium Partners

REDCapU offerings are webinars designed to provide Consortium members with in-depth guidance to all things REDCap.


The goal of REDCapU is for participants to gain the tools to leverage REDCap to its fullest potential at their institution.

REDCapU attendee profile

REDCap consortium members who install, maintain, and support REDCap at their partner site. End users are not eligible to attend REDCapU. To be clear: this is for administrators only – NOT end users.


You must work at an institution that has a signed REDCap license agreement.


  • Each webinar will be 90 minutes in length and cover 1-3 topics
  • Webinars will be recorded and available for viewing on demand
  • The webinar recordings will appear on a page on Community that is dedicated to that TOPIC. Viewers will be encouraged to post any questions on the dedicated topic page in Community.


Topics for the 2018-2019 webinar series include:

  • Governance/Gaining Institutional Support
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Business Models
  • Server setup/Configuration/REDCap software installation/upgrades/Control Center
  • End User Account Management/End User Training
  • Surveys
  • Mobile App
  • APIs, Plugins, Hooks and External Modules

Webinar content will shift from New Administrator-focused to more Advanced training in the Fall of 2019.

Webinar #1 information:

Title:  Getting Started as a REDCap Administrator

Date:  Thursday, Oct 25, 2018

Time: 10:00 – 11:30 AM CDT

Intended audience: New REDCap administrators

You will learn:

  • The benefits of using the REDCap Community website
  • Server setup and configuration
  • REDCap software installation and upgrades
  • Using REDCap’s Control Center

To register and attend the webinar, please join our mailing list and you will receive the registration link.


Vanderbilt staff and faculty as well as guest speakers from other Consortium institutions.


There is no cost to the participant or their institution.

Mailing list

If you think you’d like to keep updated on REDCapU webinar dates/information, feel free to complete this survey. You will then be on the mailing list to receive updates about future offerings.


For questions about curriculum, presenters, and registration, please contact Laura McLeod at