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Brightspace Training

At D2L, we’re passionate about making learning easy. Our team of training professionals is dedicated to helping you leverage the Brightspace platform to support learners by bridging the gap between technology and methodology.

As your partner in learning, we’re here to help you succeed.

We’ll teach you how to best use the tools you want to use—including training on optimal workflows, effective practices, and valuable tips—but we won’t stop there. We’ll continue to help you learn and grow.

The tools within the Brightspace platform will help you realize your full potential as an educator, and in turn help your learners realize their full potential.

Together, we’ll transform the way the world learns by sharing our knowledge and building learning momentum.

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Brightspace Training Services

As a learning company, we’ve applied our knowledge of how people learn best to our training approach. We’ve found that knowledge retention is most successful when participants learn something new, try it, and then come back to learn some more. Our thoughtfully crafted training services offer convenience and flexibility, providing access to a variety of resources designed to support progressive bite-sized learning. Making the most of your investment in Brightspace with a training solution that fits the needs of your organization helps save valuable time and money while maximizing the impact of training and adoption programs.

Subscription Training

Subscription Training provides unlimited access to on-demand and live virtual Brightspace platform training specifically designed for educators and administrators.

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Certificate Training Program

The Certificate Training Program provides access to a three-course program with hands-on activities intended for course developers, instructional designers, and other learning development specialists to develop the skills required to create engaging courses within the Brightspace platform.

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Private Training

Private Training provides virtual training workshops that include collaborative, hands-on activities designed to meet the needs of a variety of users—administrators, educators, course developers, and more.

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Subscription Training

Subscription Training provides convenient, unlimited access to virtual Brightspace platform training—wherever, whenever, and on whatever device. This training solution helps organizations effectively scale the rollout of the Brightspace platform and stay on top of product updates and new releases.

*Available in English only

On-demand courses:

  • A comprehensive library of content delivered in an easily consumable format—making it quick and easy to find information to answer questions, refresh knowledge, or learn a new tool.
  • Content is up to date, accessible on all devices and curated to meet the needs of administrators and educators from K-12 to corporate.
  • Learners can progress through the content at their own pace.

Live “Ask the Trainer” sessions:

  • Open-forum sessions where learners can bring their questions and have them answered by a D2L trainer.
  • Sessions are hosted twice monthly; no registration is required.

Get started right away:

  • Annual subscriptions are available on-demand.
  • Domain-wide access and bulk registration makes implementation fast and hassle-free for you and your users.
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Certificate Training Program

Certificate Training provides individual users access to a comprehensive online program designed to cultivate in-house expertise in content creation using the Brightspace platform.

*Available in English only

Deep dive into content creation
The three-course Certificate Training Program equips course developers, instructional designers, and other learning and development specialists with hands-on activities to master the skills required to create engaging courses within the Brightspace platform.

Training content developed by D2L
Course content is developed and kept up to date by D2L experts, helping to save you valuable time and resources when onboarding or upskilling users.

Completion certificates at the course and program levels
Achievement of the program completion certificate validates knowledge across all three course offerings—Developing Course Materials, Building Assessments and Grading Learners, and Communication and Engagement.

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Add individual registrations at any time. Once the course begins, learners can progress through the content at their own pace for the duration of the course.

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Private Training

Leverage the experience and expertise of the Brightspace training team to lead virtual training workshops that include collaborative, hands-on activities designed to meet the needs of a variety of users—administrators, educators, course developers, and more.

Agenda tailored to meet your needs:

  • The workshop agenda and content are tailored to your unique Brightspace implementation and training requirements.
  • Private Training sessions are available in incremental time blocks designed to facilitate progressive bite-sized learning.

Common use cases include:

  • Onboarding new users
  • Upskilling existing users
  • Deep dive into specific product functionality
  • Organization-specific use cases
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The LearnStore is your first stop for selecting and enrolling in D2L training programs. Here, you can browse through our offerings and make purchases for yourself or other members of your organizaton. You can also enroll in training programs that have been purchased for you.

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