Faculty / Staff Computer Training
Computer Training Workshops
Instructional Technologies offers free computer training workshops for Durham Tech faculty and staff.
Visit the training web page to view information about workshop dates, times, descriptions, and online registration. Space is limited and registration is required to attend computer training workshops.
Computer Training Workshop Handouts
Computer training workshop handouts are available in PDF format unless otherwise noted. Bookmark this page and check back often as new handouts are added as they are created.
Handout categories include: Blackboard, Colleague, GroupWise, VoIP Phone, Microsoft Office & Windows, and General.
Sakai is Durham Tech’s new system for accessing course materials online. Sakai is similar in many ways to Blackboard but offers an updated interface and new tools for collaboration and learning. Sakai will replace Blackboard at Durham Tech by December 2013.
Sakai Training is required for all instructors using Sakai at Durham Tech.
Blackboard Training is required for all instructors using Blackboard at Durham Tech.
Other Training Opportunities
The VLC Professional Development Center (PDC) is one of three centers that support the North Carolina Community College System's Virtual Learning Community (VLC). Each year, the PDC provides training and support to faculty across the NCCCS through sessions at conferences and webinars. The offerings are free and open to all community college faculty and staff.