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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:


Register for TOI

"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 TOI. You can register above or contact the Distance Learning Coordinator for details.


Training Compensation

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

Flex Credit
- "Professional Advancement" Units:

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


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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