Elluminate Live! (Blackboard Collaborate) is a webinar conferencing system that allows people to meet, present and collaborate virtually. These webinars are available to Seminole State employees through Learning Connection. To register for a webinar, view the Learning Connection calendar in SignMeUp, and click on the webinar you want. Webinar participants can:

  • Have discussions using voice or text chat
  • Write, draw and paste images on a shared whiteboard
  • Present materials imported from PowerPoint
  • Conduct polls and give quizzes
  • Simultaneously view web pages, video and other multimedia
  • Use breakout rooms to work in smaller groups
  • View or share documents or software running on any participant’s computer
  • Record sessions for later viewing or review

To participate in an Elluminate Live! webinar, you'll need a computer with an Internet connection. If you are not sure that your computer is configured to run Elluminate Live!, follow the steps to check the system requirements. For audio discussions, speakers will need a microphone (preferably a USB headset with noise cancellation).

Join a Webinar

There are two ways to join an Elluminate Live! (Blackboard Collaborate) webinar offered through Learning Connection. You may join a webinar:

Before joining a webinar, you may wish to view the Participant Orientation. This tutorial will show you how to use the tools you'll need to participate in an Elluminate Live! version 10 webinar. Once you have joined a webinar, test your audio connection and adjust the settings if necessary. 

Other Elluminate Live! Resources

For help with registration, course content or course credit, email Learning Connection or call 407.708.2778. For help with technical issues, email the eLearning Department or call 407.708.2424. You may also contact Blackboard Collaborate Help Support 24/7 at 1.877.382.2293.

Webinar Ambassadors

Local on-site help is available from all campus locations. Several employees have been trained as webinar ambassadors to assist you with questions you might have regarding the use of Elluminate Live! You can view a current list of trained webinar ambassadorrs here.

Want more info? Contact us.

Learning Connection
Fax: 407.708.2425

Human Resources
Seminole State College
100 Weldon Blvd.
Sanford, FL 32773-6199