BbUC Training Calendar
All sessions are held in LB 216
on the Main Campus
(Center for Excellence computer lab)
Bb Training for Faculty
We facilitate training via the Blackboard User Community program, which provides comprehensive workshops in the use of Bb. Flex credit is available for all sessions.
The workshop schedule is above. If no sessions fit your schedule, e-mail TMI
Our core program is compromised of:
We also offer sessions on the following:
Want to Teach Online for BC?
In order to be able to teach a hybrid or online course for BC, faculty must also successfully complete an online capstone workshop; Training for Online Instructors (TOI).
The above core 7 BbUC sessions are prerequisites for this capstone workshop. Contact BC's Distance Learning Coordinator, Dan Barnett, for more information.
How to attend the sessions
Click on the schedule to the left and then register for the session you wish to attend.
Training credit choices
All faculty have one of two choices for how they can be compensated for participating:
More resources for faculty
Numerous tutorials on using the Bb system can be found in the Blackboard User Community, located within Blackboard, available to all BC faculty.
Faculty are encouraged to request a "Sandbox" or development course by using the "Course Shell Request Form" within the Bb User Community in Bb. instructors can practice the use of new tools and/or prepare content for a Course Copy to a live course. Students don't have access to this type of course.
Instructors needing further assistance should contact TMI staff at email@example.com