Choose the training option that's right for you!

Option 1: Certification for Those New to Canvas

Canvas Certification consists of two parts, each with two modules.

Part A: 
Module 1: Preparing for the Journey - online, self-paced, minimum 1 hour
Module 2: Getting on the Road - face-to-face, 2 hours

Part B:
Module 3: Faculty @ Work - online, self-paced, minimum 3 hours
Module 4: Final Tune-Up - face-to-face, 1 hour

To get started, sign up for Part A. Your Canvas account will be created (typically within 2 business days) and you will have access to a Development Shell and Module 1 of our Canvas Certification Course. You must complete Module 1 online before attending your Module 2 workshop. 

Upcoming Part A/Module 2 Workshop Dates

  • Friday, April 26 - 12:00pm-2:00pm
  • Wednesday, May 15 - 2:00pm-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, June 4 - 10:00am-12:00pm

You will sign up for Part B upon the completion of Part A. More information will be available when you attend your Module 2 workshop.

 Sign Up for Part A and Select Your Module 2 Workshop Date!

Option 2: Certification for Those Who Have Canvas Experience

Can you...

  • create activities and quizzes?

  • use the grades feature?

  • create and organize modules?

  • set your home page?

  • create and manage discussions?

  • import course content from other Canvas shells?

Great! If you've received Canvas training elsewhere and/or have already taught with Canvas and can demonstrate the above knowledge, we want to accommodate you and put you on the fast-track to certification. 

This certification contains two parts: Module 1 from our regular certification training (online) and a 1-hour Canvas Tune-Up Face-to-Face session. 

Upcoming Fast-Track Workshop Dates

  • Friday, March 22 - 10:30am-11:30am

  • Friday, May 3 - 12:00pm-1:00pm

  • Wednesday, June 5 - 2:00pm-3:00pm

  • Tuesday, June 18 - 11:00am-12:00pm

Once you sign up, your Canvas account will be created typically within 2 business days. You will have access to a Development Shell, a requested Catalyst shell you want migrated, and our Canvas Certification Course. You must complete Module 1 online before attending your workshop.

Sign Up for a Fast-Track Workshop Date

If you have any questions, please contact
Heidi King or David Garrido
Instructional Designers
De Anza College Online Education
onlineeducation@deanza.edu
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