Online Training Through Canvas (Instructors)

About Online Training through Canvas

Canvas Training offers instructor training webinars. There are over 30 different topics that you can attend online. Sessions are interactive, allow some hands-on experience, and are taught by Canvas trainers. These sessions will allow you to go into greater depth on a variety of topics and trainers will answer a number of questions in the sessions.

How to Get Started

Follow these steps to set up an account and register for a Canvas Training:

  • Create an Instructure Events Account

  1. Go to Canvas Training
  2. Select Access Training
  3. Navigate to the New Users option and select Sign Up
  4. Fill out the form and select Create Account (You must use your TWU email)
  5. You will receive a Confirmation Message
  • Select and Register for a Canvas Training Once You have Created an Instructure Events Account

  1. Go to Canvas Training
  2. Select Access Training
  3. Navigate to the Returning Users option and select Log In
  4. You will be taken to the Upcoming Events screen, where you can register for training. (We suggest you attend FirstLook and Course Basics before exploring the Building Block series.)
  5. Browse offerings in a list-view of Upcoming Events, by Category, or in the Calendar-view
  6. Select a training session of your choice within the calendar or list view and select Register Now
  7. Fill out the Registration Form and select Submit (You must use your TWU email)
  8. You will receive a Confirmation Message within the training space

Canvas recommends you log into the Adobe Connect webinar in one browser window and your Canvas Sandbox course in a second browser window. This will allow you to switch between the Canvas training webinar and the interactive activities. Information on How to request a Canvas Sandbox course is available.

Support Options

  1. Contact an Instructional Design Partner to create learning activities for students, training to use Canvas features, or talk about effective ways to design your Canvas courses. 
  2. To request technical support, submit a Technology Service Desk email to start a ticket. 
 
External Links:
  1. How to request a Canvas Sandbox course: https://servicecenter.twu.edu/TDClient/KB/ArticleDet?ID=40963
  2. Technology Service Desk: servicedesk@twu.edu

Details

Article ID: 78088
Created
Fri 5/10/19 11:18 AM
Modified
Wed 9/25/19 9:55 AM