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How do I use the Training Services Portal as an admin?

As an admin, you can access the Training Services Portal to complete self-paced training resources on a variety of Canvas topics. The Training Services Portal is hosted in Bridge, a tool built and administered by Instructure.  Learn more about using Bridge.

Notes:

  • The Training Services Portal is only available to admin-, instructor-, and designer-based roles in North America.
  • If the Training Services Portal link does not display in your Help menu, you must enable it in account settings.
  • For assistance with the Training Services Portal, message Canvas Subscription Training Support directly at traininghelp@instructure.com.

Open Help Menu

Open Help Menu

In the Canvas Global Navigation menu, click the Help link.

Note: Depending on your institution, the Help link name and icon may vary.

Open Training Services Portal

Open Training Services Portal

Click the Training Services Portal link.

Notes:

  • The Training Services Portal is only available to admin-, instructor-, and designer-based roles in North America.
  • If the Training Services Portal link does not display in your Help menu, you must enable it in account settings.

Authorize Account

Authorize Account

To use the Training Services Portal, you must authorize Canvas [1] and Bridge [2] to have access to your account.

To authorize use of your account, click the Authorize button on both screens [3].

View Learning Library

The Training Services Portal is hosted in Bridge, a tool built and administered by Instructure. By default, the Training Services Portal opens to the Learning Library [1]. Learn more about using the Learning Library.

The learning library includes all trainings available for registration, including:

  • Learning Pathways [2]: Collections of recommended live sessions based on user role. Learning pathways are organized in Bridge programs. Learn more about using programs.
  • Courses [3]: Information on a variety of Canvas topics. Learn more about using courses.
  • Videos [4]: Pre-recorded video trainings available on demand. Videos are organized in Bridge courses.

Open Learning Item

Open Learning Item

To begin a learning pathway, hover over the pathway's card and click the Start button [1]. To view a course or video, hover over the card for the item and click the Enroll button [2]. Learn more about enrolling in a course or learning pathway.

My Learning tab [3]. Learn more about the My Learning page.

View Training Calendar

To view the training calendar, click the Training Calendar tab [1]. The Training Calendar displays pre-scheduled live webinars delivered by Canvas trainers.

To register for a live training, click the name of the training [2] and click the Register button [3]. You will receive an email confirmation with a link to access the live training. Learn more about registering for a live training.