Panopto Essentials

Panopto Essentials is training for faculty who would like to incorporate some asynchronous content delivery using the online delivery platform, Panopto. Completing the online course is required for those faculty wishing to use Panopto in their online courses, with the exception of faculty already credentialed to teach “V” (video) courses. Once completed, Panopto can be used in online courses for all subsequent semesters.

Objectives of Panopto Essentials

The learning objectives of the online course is for faculty to: review the basic and advanced features of Panopto, identify best practices to facilitate student learning using video, and learn how to use the Panopto platform within Webcourses@UCF.

Online Course Information

The time commitment for completing Panopto Essentials professional development course is estimated to be between 2-4 hours. The course is self-paced, online, and not facilitated. You will complete a form at the end of the course. After the course completion is confirmed, Panopto Essentials will be added to your training record at CDL.

Workshop Information

We encourage using Panopto for the first time to attend a live workshop with a Panopto administrator. Workshops are generally scheduled before the start of each semester. Please reach out to the Faculty Multimedia Center ( for more information.