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Blackboard User Community

BbUC Training Schedule 

Training Schedule
These are on the Main Campus.

Training for Faculty

TMI provides many comprehensive workshops in the use of the Blackboard (Bb) system. Our core program is comprised of the following: 

  1. Orientation (Bb)
  2. Accessibility 
  3. Management (Bb)
  4. Assignments (Bb)
  5. Tests & Surveys (Bb)
  6. Communications (Bb)
  7. Grade Center  (Bb)

- Register for sessions
- Mark your personal calendar
- Arrive on time
- Silence mobile devices
- Complete the assessment

We also offer sessions on the following:

TOI starts 7/6!

"Training for Online Instructors"
This is an online workshop.

Want to Teach Online for BC?

In order to be able to teach a online or hybrid course, faculty must successfully complete "Training for Online Instructors (TOI)". All seven Bb sessions (at left) are the prerequisites for registering for TOI.

Training Compensation

Faculty can choose one of two ways for how they can be compensated for BbUC (and TOI) training:

1. Flex Credit  
   TMI does not track Flex.

2. "Professional Advancement" Units:

Associate Faculty (PDF)
Full-Time Faculty (PDF) 

Getting Assistance

Numerous tutorials on using the Bb system can be found in the Blackboard User Community, located within Bb, available to all instructors. Instructors needing further assistance should contact TMI staff for consultation.

Butte College | 3536 Butte Campus Drive, Oroville CA 95965 | General Information 530.895.2511

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