Blackboard Requirements

If your course requires you to use Blackboard, you will receive access to the Blackboard Learn system 24 hours after you register. Make sure you register early enough to ensure your Blackboard access is in place in time for the start of the course. If you have not received your Blackboard access in time for the first scheduled day, contact the department co-ordinator for your course. Contact information can be found on the course web page. (You can get to the course web page quickly by adding the course code to the end of our website URL – for example,

Run the Blackboard Help Browser Checker web page to see immediately if your browser and operating system are supported by the Blackboard Learn system.

To learn how to use Blackboard, refer to the Blackboard Help Getting Started web page for details. (After you have registered, the department co-ordinator will send you any additional course details by email.) For more information about online learning at the college, visit the George Brown College Online Learning microsite.