Trainings and Open Labs

Educational Technology Services is holding training sessions and open labs to help you get up and running with Canvas. We will frequently update this page with new in-person, online, and on demand sessions.

New! On Demand Training

For instructors who cannot attend a live session, recorded versions of our most popular training topics are available:

Short videos focused on specific course tools and tasks are also available in the Canvas Guides: Canvas Video Guides for Instructors.

Training Calendar

Sessions we offer include:

  • Demonstrations: A 30 minute introduction to Canvas with time for Q & A.
  • Canvas Basics: A 90 minute training that focuses on creating and delivering course content in Canvas. Attendees are encouraged to bring laptops and follow along with the presentation.
  • New! Canvas Quick Training: A 45-60 minute session focused on completing a single task in Canvas, such as creating your syllabus or building an assignment.
  • Open Labs: Drop-in sessions where users can get one-on-one help with Canvas.
  • Advanced Workshops: We offer advanced training sessions on special topics at the request of departments and programs.

To sort events by type, use the Categories link below. To sort events by school, use the Tags link below.

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Open Lab 9:00 am
Open Lab @ Kindlevan Cafe, Science and Engineering Complex
Jul 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring a laptop and get one-on-one help building your course site in Canvas or migrating your content from Trunk. Look for the Canvas table in the Kindlevan Cafe. No reservations required; drop in any time.
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Canvas Basics 10:30 am
Canvas Basics @ 574 Boston Ave, Room 114
Jul 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
This training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video[...]
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Canvas Basics – Webinar 10:00 am
Canvas Basics – Webinar
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This online training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences[...]
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Open Lab 10:00 am
Open Lab @ Hirsh Health Sciences Library, 4th Floor
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bring a laptop and get one-on-one help building your Canvas course site. Look for the Canvas table near the Food 4 Thought Cafe. No reservations required; drop in any time.
Canvas Basics 1:00 pm
Canvas Basics @ 574 Boston Ave, Room 114
Jul 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
This training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video[...]
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Open Lab 9:00 am
Open Lab @ Kindlevan Cafe, Science and Engineering Complex
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring a laptop and get one-on-one help building your course site in Canvas or migrating your content from Trunk. Look for the Canvas table in the Kindlevan Cafe. No reservations required; drop in any time.
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Canvas Basics – Webinar 10:00 am
Canvas Basics – Webinar
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This online training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences[...]
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Canvas Basics 10:30 am
Canvas Basics @ 574 Boston Ave, Room 114
Jul 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
This training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video[...]
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Open Lab 10:00 am
Open Lab @ Hirsh Health Sciences Library, 4th Floor
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Bring a laptop and get one-on-one help building your Canvas course site. Look for the Canvas table near the Food 4 Thought Cafe. No reservations required; drop in any time.
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Canvas Basics for HHSL Librarians 10:00 am
Canvas Basics for HHSL Librarians @ Hirsh Health Sciences Library
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
This training session for librarians at Hirsh Health Sciences Library will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications[...]
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Canvas Basics 1:00 pm
Canvas Basics @ 574 Boston Ave, Room 114
Jul 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
This training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video[...]
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Canvas Basics – Webinar 11:00 am
Canvas Basics – Webinar
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This online training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences[...]
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Open Lab 9:00 am
Open Lab @ Kindlevan Cafe, Science and Engineering Complex
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Bring a laptop and get one-on-one help building your course site in Canvas or migrating your content from Trunk. Look for the Canvas table in the Kindlevan Cafe. No reservations required; drop in any time.
Canvas Basics 10:30 am
Canvas Basics @ 574 Boston Ave, Room 114
Jul 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
This training session for instructors and course builders will focus on various strategies for creating and delivering course content, activities and assessments. Special emphasis will be placed on demonstrating the use of Canvas Modules and the Assignment / Grading workflow. Prior to the training session, participants are urged to: View the Canvas Notifications Preferences video[...]
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