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WeVideo Certified Student Course - Level 1

Course Overview

Course Length: 90 minutes

Welcome to the WeVideo Certified Student Level 1 course! This course focuses on developing your skills as a video editor and creator!

This course takes about ninety minutes to complete. This includes 15 minutes of tutorial video content and 60 minutes of creation time to complete the assignment. 

First you'll learn how to get started as a student in WeVideo. You'll learn how to join a class, view assignments, collaborate with peers on team assignments, and view teacher feedback. Then, you'll learn how to use WeVideo to edit and publish videos.

To complete this course, work through the video lessons below and answer the questions at the end of each video. Once you have completed all the lessons, you'll create a video as your final assignment. Submit your video to your teacher in order to gain certification! 

Lesson 1: Getting Started as a Student

WeVideo is an online video editing platform that works with any device. It is designed to be intuitive and easy to use. It supports real-time collaboration, which means students can work together to edit a video or podcast from separate devices. It includes a stock media library with over one million royalty-free images, video clips, and audio clips. It includes powerful editing features like green screen and screen casting tools for making instructional videos. You can export projects as videos, podcasts, and gifs.

Assignment: Create a Video

Congratulations! You’ve completed the learning content for this course.

At this point, you have all the skills needed to create a simple video. To earn your WeVideo Student Creator Level 1 certification, complete the following assignment. 


Create a short 1-2 minute video applying what you learned in this course. Use this opportunity to apply your learning from this course, including any tips and tricks that may have been new to you, to create a video that effectively communicates your message. Choose any of the following prompts for your video: 


  • Create an "about me" video introducing yourself
  • Create a video sharing highlights from your summer
  • Create a "dream vacation" video about a place you want to visit
  • Create a video teaching us about a topic you are interested in

Submission and Follow Up: 

When you finish your video, turn it into your teacher. Your teacher will review your video and distribute badges. Teachers can fill out the submission form linked below to receive student badges and share student's videos.

Share to Social (optional): 

To share media with the WeVideo creator community, post it to social with the hashtag #WeVideoCreative and tag @WeVideo.