Skills you will learn

  • Identifying computer vision problems
  • Solving errors in image facial and motion recognition
  • Processing images using a few lines of code

Who should learn

  • Aspiring software developers
  • Data scientists
  • Data analysts
  • AI engineers
  • Programming enthusiasts

What you will learn

  • Introduction to Python OpenCV

    • Lesson 01: OpenCV and Its Installation

      • OpenCV and Its Installation
    • Lesson 02: OpenCV Image Recognition

      • OpenCV Image Recognition
    • Lesson 03: OpenCV Motion Detector

      • OpenCV Motion Detector
    • Lesson 04: OpenCV Facial Recognition

      • OpenCV Facial Recognition

Get a Completion Certificate

Share your certificate with prospective employers and your professional network on LinkedIn.

Why you should learn

Over 18 million

Downloads for OpenCV, globally


The annual median salary of a Python developer


  • What are the prerequisites to learn OpenCV?

    To learn OpenCV, it is recommended to have a basic understanding of any programming language, statistics, and mathematics.

  • How do beginners learn  OpenCV?

    Beginners who want to learn OpenCV can start with the fundamentals first. Once you have mastered OpenCV basics you can move on to advanced topics.

  • How long does it take to complete the OpenCV Basics course?

    The OpenCV basics course consists of 1.5 hours of video content that will help you understand the basic concepts thoroughly.

  • What should I learn first in the Introduction to OpenCV course?

    It is recommended that you always start with OpenCV basics first. For a better understanding, watch the learning videos in sequence without skipping any.

  • Is OpenCV for beginners easy to learn?

    The videos that you find as a part of this Introduction to OpenCV course are created by mentors who are industry leaders with vast experience in the field. They are aware of the needs of different learners and have designed the course to be easy to learn.

  • Can I complete this free OpenCV course in 90 days?

    Yes, you can complete this free OpenCV basics course within 90 days.

  • Will I get a certificate after completing the Introduction to OpenCV course?

    You will receive a course completion certificate after completing the Introduction to OpenCV course.

  • What are my next best learning options after completing the OpenCV course?

    After completing the OpenCV free course, you can opt for the Data Science with Python Certification course provided by Simplilearn.

  • What are the career opportunities for Python professionals?

    Common careers for Python professionals include:

    • Web developer
    • App developer
    • Software engineer
    • Software developer
    • DevOps engineer
    • Data scientists

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.