Training Resources

Missouri State University utilizes many different technologies. The two most often used systems are Office 365 and Blackboard. There are plenty of opportunities to learn about these applications and features available to both students and faculty/staff.

Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft 365 Training self-paced videos

Office 365 Knowledge Base

Blackboard Learn

Blackboard Video Playlist for Students

Blackboard Video Playlist for Instructors

Missouri State University self-paced videos

Blackboard Learn Knowledge Base

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning also provides many courses related to Office 365 products, Blackboard, and more. Current students, faculty, and staff have access to LinkedIn Learning content via the My Missouri State portal.

Blackboard Black Belt Training

This self-paced video training courses is available to all Instructors of Record, and is found under the Community tab in Blackboard under LMS Resources for Faculty / Blackboard Black Belt Online Training.

While the Blackboard Black Belt program is retired, you can still earn your Black Belt badge and certificate through December 2022. All videos will continue to be available through our YouTube channel at msuhelpdesk - YouTube.