These resources were created to provide instructors and employees with a quick reference guide to each of the Brightspace by D2L topics listed below. If you would like to learn more or have any questions you can contact Learning Design

New to Brightspace by D2L? Start Here.

Getting Started - Log in & Access Courses (pdf)
Getting Started - Bookmark Courses (pdf)
Getting Started - Customizing your profile (video)
Getting Started - Navigate Brightspace Learning Environment (video)

D2L Topics

The online, on-demand learning resources of LinkedIn Learning is now available to the Bow Valley College (BVC) community. Take the following steps to access the Brightspace (by D2L) training on LinkedIn Learning:

  • On a web browser on your computer, navigate to
  • Enter your BVC email address as username (e.g.
  • Enter your BVC password.
  • Once logged in, in the search field across the top of the page, search for Desire2Learn.

Three courses will appear. These courses have been developed for a general audience and covers features and functionalities of Brightspace for different set ups and scenarios.

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