How do I use the Training Services Portal as an instructor?
As an instructor, you may be able to access the Training Services Portal to complete self-paced training resources on a variety of Canvas topics. If your institution has a paid training subscription, you may also have access to live trainings and webinars.
- The Training Services Portal is available to institutions in the United States and select Canadian institutions that have chosen to participate.
- If you cannot access the Training Services Portal, your institution may have hidden the Help Menu link.
In the Canvas Global Navigation menu, click the Help link.
Note: Depending on your institution, the Help link name and icon may vary.
Click the Training Services Portal link.
- The Training Services Portal is available to institutions in the United States and select Canadian institutions that have chosen to participate..
- If you cannot access the Training Services Portal, your Canvas admin may have hidden the Help Menu link.
To use the Training Services Portal, you must authorize the Training Portal to access your Canvas account.
Two modals display when accessing the Training Portal the first time. To authorize use of your account, click the Authorize buttons. In the future, only the Canvas Training Portal Authorization modal will display.
Note: If you are not authenticated in your Canvas Instance, you will be prompted to enter your Canvas URL before accessing the Training Portal.
By default, the Courses & Webinars page displays .
Available training material displays based on your institution's subscription training package. Depending on your institution's subscription training package, you may see On Demand offerings. On Demand offerings are asynchronous learning pathways or courses comprising written content and videos. If purchased by your institution, you may also view Product Training courses, which include detailed training on a specific product.
Offerings may be filtered using the section tabs . The All tab displays all courses and webinars. The K12 tab displays offerings specific to K12 institutions. The Higher Education tab displays offerings specific to higher education institutions. The Products tab displays offerings for Instructure products. The Partner Integrations tab displays partner offerings that are non-Instructure education solutions that integrate with Canvas.
To locate a specific offering, enter a keyword in the Search field  and click the Search button .
To filter offerings by type, duration, or tag, click the Filter button .
Each content section has categories that separate the offerings into themes .
To view course or webinar details, click the course or webinar title .
To view more information about the offering, click the Details icon .
To enroll in a course, click the Enroll Now link .
Note: To enroll in a pathway, click the Pathways tab, locate the pathway, and click the Enroll In Pathway link.
Courses you have enrolled in display in the In Progress section .
To open a course in which you are enrolled, click the Continue link . The course opens in a new tab.
To view the training calendar, click the Live Training Calendar tab . The Training Calendar displays pre-scheduled live webinars delivered by Canvas trainers.
To view information about a live training, click the session title . To view live training details, click the Details option . To register for the training, click the Enroll Now option . After registering, you will receive a Canvas Inbox message with the session invite and details. You can invite other Premium subscription members to join the training by sharing the link included in the message. You can also access the session from the Training Calendar 15 minutes prior to the start of the webinar.
Note: Live trainings are only available to Premium subscription clients.