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There are MANY ways to learn CANVAS! Choose the one--or several--that will work best for you!

We will also have a full FLEX schedule of CANVAS trainings in August, so please keep an eye out for updates!

Meet with the DE Coordinator

Office Hours in the Berger Faculty Innovation Center are by appointment.

Introduction to CANVAS

Instructor Orientation

We have a new CANVAS Instructor Orientation you can explore to learn more.
There are no assignments and you can work at your own pace through the modules. Check it out!

CANVAS Video Guide

Explore the CANVAS Video Guide series.

CANVAS Getting Started Guide

Check out CANVAS' Getting Started Guide for instructors.

CANVAS FastTrack Video Series

CANVAS Webinars

And our newest edition, webinars from CANVAS directly!
You can sign up on your own and after joining the webinar, you can visit again as often as you need.


Each Thursday from 11:30am-12:30pm, the California Community College Canvas Community holds a conference call where community college instructors can ask questions, learn from others, and contribute to the ongoing efforts to improve student learning. You can find more information about joining the live calls, or accessing the archives of past calls, as the CCC CANVAS Calls information sheet.

California Community Colleges CANVAS Group

The CCC Canvas Community provides a forum to share ideas on how to use Canvas and support students statewide. This community is a place to share your voice to ensure that Canvas resources effectively serve our students. You must be logged into your COD CANVAS account in order to access the CCC CANVAS Community.

Online Teaching and Learning with CANVAS

And last but not least, the fully online course Online Teaching and Learning with CANVAS, which will also counts towards COD's online teaching certification.

Contact the Distance Education Coordinator for more information and the next session start date.

CANVAS Help Desk

If you need more help, we have 24/7 support from CANVAS. You can reach CANVAS support by calling 1-877-930-1129 and all you need is your name, the college name, and your course name and section number information.