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REDCap Office Hours

CDS hosts regular office hours on the first and third Mondays of each month from 2-3pm in the Coop (room M1-B406) in the Arnold Building of the Fred Hutch campus.

Upcoming 2020 Q1/Q2 Office Hours
Month  1st Monday 3rd Monday
Jan 7 MLK Holiday
Feb 14 18
Mar 3 17
Apr 7 21
May 5 19
Jun 9 23

REDCap Seminars

CDS provides regular training for REDCap users. All seminars are taught on site in the Fred Hutch Arnold building by CDS' Paul Litwin. The seminars are:

  • RC 101: Introduction to RECap. This seminar is targeted at all users, providing a good overview of REDCap. If you are new to REDCap, then this class is a great starting place. It's also a good option for managers who are making decisions on whether or not to use REDCap in their group. This seminar is taught quarterly. 
  • REDCap Drilldown Series. This series of seminars (currently five; but they may expand) is targeted at users who will be designing or maintaining REDCap projects at Fred Hutch and SCCA. These classes currently cover the following topics:
    • RC 201: Creating Data Forms in REDCap
    • RC 202: Working with REDCap Surveys
    • RC 204: Beyond Forms in REDCap: Exploring reports, importing, exporting, security, data quality rules, and logs
    • RC 205: Collecting Data at Multiple Timepoints: events and repeating instruments
    • RC 302: Maintaining and Updating REDCap Projects
    • RC 303: What's New and Exciting in REDCap
Upcoming 2020 Q1/Q2 REDCap Seminars (all in M1-B406)
Number Title Date Time
RC101 Introduction to REDCap Jan 6, Apr 6 10:00-11:30 am
RC201 Creating data forms in REDCap Jan 13 10:00-11:30 am
RC202 Working with REDCap surveys, invites, participants Feb 10 10:00-11:30 am
RC204 Exploring reports, importing, exporting, data quality rules, and logs Mar 9 10:00-11:30 am
RC205 Collecting data in REDCap at multiple timepoints Apr 13 10:00-11:30 am
RC302 Maintaining and updating REDCap projects May 11 10:00-11:30 am
RC303 What's New and Exciting in REDCap Jun 8 10:00-11:30 am


View seminar dates, read detailed seminar descriptions, and signup for any of the seminars at either Fred Hutch staff link  
or SCCA staff link. If you are not part of Fred Hutch or SCCA, please email us at

REDCap Seminar Recordings & Slides

Paul Litwin has recorded videos of his most recent seminars. Each of these videos will be available for 6 months. After 6 months, the seminar will be re-recorded. This way, the video library will stay fresh and current. These videos are perfect for those who missed the seminar and can't wait for the next time it is taught. They are also great for reviewing what was taught by attendees.

For those seminars that have been recorded, you can view the video and view or download the slides. For those seminars not yet recorded, you can view or download only the slides:

More videos will be added as the seminars are taught and recorded.

Other Training Materials

Here you will find additional slides and documentation on REDCap topics produced by CDS.

Alternate Training Resources

  • Vanderbilt University has recorded some excellent tutorial videos. Unfortunately, many of the Vanderbilt videos are sadly out of date (some were recorded back in 2013). Then again, some of them are newer; you'll have to take your chances.  
  • The University of Washington's Institute of Translational Health Services, also offers instructor-led in-person training. View the ITHS REDCap curriculum