Online Teaching Certification
Certification, Resources, & Support
If you are a faculty member that has been assigned or would like to be assigned a Distance Learning (Hybrid or Fully Online) Course at LBCC then you are required to have completed our Online Teaching Certification by completing two components 1) Online Teaching Pedagogy Certification and 2) Canvas LMS certification. These two combined make up our LBCC Online Teaching Certification.
LBCC Teaching Certification
1) LBCC Online Teaching Pedagogy Certification
- LBCC Teach Online Seminar 3.0 (TOS 3.0) – A self-paced training course on online teaching pedagogy.
- – Steps on how to self-enroll in our Teach Online Seminar 3.0
2) LBCC Canvas LMS Certification
- LBCC Introduction to Teaching with Canvas - A self-paced training course for LBCC Canvas. Requires login to the Viking Portal.
- Note: As of March 1, 2022 this course has replaced “Growing with Canvas”. If you have already completed “Growing with Canvas” then you meet the Canvas LMS certification and do not have to complete this new course.
Certification Waivers: If you have completed Online Teaching Certification and/or Canvas LMS Certification at another institution you may complete our Online Teaching and Canvas Certification Waivers (online submission).
Online Teaching Certification Deadlines
Faculty who are assigned or would like to be assigned a fully online or hybrid course, are required to be Online Teaching Certified. Below are the deadlines to complete the certification based on semester of assignment:
- November 1st – Winter & Spring
- April 1st – Summer & Fall
Frequently Asked Questions FAQs
- For more details about our LBCC Online Teaching Certification please view our FAQs | Frequently Asked Questions
LBCC Online Teaching Resources & Guides
- – LBCC guide & steps to importing our homepage template into your course.
- LBCC Canvas Course Template (for Beginners) – Instructions on how to import the template into your course
- Site: Online Faculty Learning & Development - Central hub for online teaching training needs at LBCC (enroll to access)
Tableau Dashboards (for Deans & Dept Heads)
- Online Teaching Certification Tracker – Tableau Dashboard
- Canvas LMS Utilization Tracker – Tableau Dashboard
Questions or Support
For questions or support on our LBCC Online Teaching Certification process contact: