Training & Support

Canvas workshops, online training and tutorials, and one-on-one support are available to help you get the most out of Canvas.

Training and resources

Helpful contacts

  • UBC Vancouver: If you’re based at UBC Vancouver and would like support with Canvas, we recommend making your faculty’s Instructional Support Unit your first point of contact.
  • UBC Okanagan: If you’re teaching at UBC Okanagan, please contact the Centre for Teaching and Learning ( for assistance with Canvas.
  • Learning Technology Hub: All faculty and staff are invited to call, email, or visit the Learning Technology Hub for assistance with Canvas. Drop-in Canvas Studio sessions take every Monday afternoon in the Irving K Barber Learning Centre.

Student support

  • Students can contact UBC’s Information Technology Service Centre (ITSC) for technical assistance with Canvas, using their online form.
  • Students who are using Canvas for the first time will want to check out UBC’s Canvas website for students. This website includes links to Canvas resources, a Canvas FAQ, and a blog with Canvas tips written by UBC students.