Training and Resources

Brightspace Workshops

Registration for UWindsor's Brightspace workshops for instructors, staff and GAs/TAs is now open.
Faculty and departmental-specific workshops may be scheduled by sending a request to

Workshop Recordings

If you can't make it to a workshop, view one of the Brightspace workshop recordings.


Start with our CTL's curated list of Brightspace documentation for step-by-step how-to written instructions and videos.

The Centre for Teaching and Learning is creating How-to documentations and videos to complement those that are already available in the Brightspace documentation and Brightspace Community and will be added to the curated list as they are finished.  To find all of D2L documention visit 

D2L has a host of documentation available at

Drop-in Help

Brightspace Drop-in sessions, with virtual and in-person hours, has replaced the BB Café that proved to be a huge hit over the last couple of years.

Current Brightspace Drop-in hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

Our trained co-op and Ignite work-study students will be on hand to answer your Brightspace questions.

After Hours Support

Whenever UWindsor support services are closed, supplemental D2L Brightspace after-hours virtual support for Brightspace-specific issues is available 24/7/365. Users can find the Get Help button in the lower right corner of any Brightspace course site to access support through live chat or email.

Faculty Champions

The goal of Faculty Brightspace Champions is to provide support for their peers in their own Faculty, to help the transition to Brightspace.

Course Design Help

If you are interested in taking advantage of the new tools and options Brightspace provides by redesigning your course(s), instructional design help is available by contacting

Brightspace Community Training and Resources

Online self-paced Guided Training, videos, webinars, resources, and a community of users are available in the Brightspace Community. Create an account to join the community the first time you visit to access the abundance of learning and support material you'll find there.

Support Tickets

Service request or support tickets can be created specifically for assistance with Brightspace at