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The following topics are scheduled throughout the year.  In addition, any workshop can be scheduled on an as-needed basis.  Send a request to

System Workshops
Blackboard Learn LMS
  • Introduction: Navigation; Adding/Using Content and Key Settings
  • Grade Center
  • Assignments
  • Tests – Basics: Creating; Deploying; Common Access Controls and Security; Understanding Item Analysis
  • Tests – Advanced: More Question Types; Rubrics for Grading; Using a Security LockDown Browser
Blackboard Collaborate video conferencing
  • Basics of Setup; Screen Controls; Sharing Your Screen
Panopto Lecture Capture
  • Recording; Publishing; Tracking Usage
Qualtrics Survey Software
  • Basic Training: Creating / Collaborating on Surveys; Distributing to Respondents; Tracking and Reports
  • Advanced Training: Display/Skip Question Logic; Downloading Results
Qwickly Attendance Manager
  • Using the Qwickly Attendance Manager in your Blackboard Learn course
RedCAP Research Data Survey and Database Application
  • Getting Started on RedCAP: Projects; Survey Tools and Accounts
Respondus Test Publisher
  • Installation; Importing from a Word Document; Publishing to Blackboard Learn
Video Basics
  • Recording, Editing and Publishing Educational Video