This guide will help you find information useful for all Trades & Technologies programs offered at RDC. This Guide replaces individual guides for each program, with the exception of:
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Logging into RDC Computer Network, The Loop, and Blackboard
Usernames: Instructors will have a list of usernames. The Library or IT Services can also look up a username. Please remember to bring your iCard as we will require it for a username look up and for a password change.
The general format for usernames is: The first initial of the first name, plus the last name and a number if there is duplication. Example: jsmith23
Passwords: Passwords will be reset at the start of every intake.
The default password is date of birth in the following format: YYYYMonDD. Example: April 9, 1992 is 1992Apr09
Your new password must:
Troubleshooting: Forgotten passwords can be reset by the Library or IT Services. Please remember to bring your iCard when requesting a password change.
Multiple failed attempts to log in will lock the account. To reset locked accounts, contact IT Services in Room 814 or at 403-342-3580