If you’ve got any extra time on your hands, have you thought about taking an online course from home? Online learning presents an excellent opportunity to invest in yourself, and in many cases the educational resources on offer are free! Here’s a few of our top picks to get you started.
There’s a wide range of free educational resources for the whole family available from ABC Education. This is particularly great for the kids, whether they’re in primary school, high school or the early developmental years. There are games, videos, educational news, competitions, digital radio, apps and more – all targeted specifically to students, parents and teachers.
This extensive library of online courses has educated millions of people worldwide. Coursera offers many study options to help prepare professionals for their next career move. There’s a wide range of free courses covering all kinds of subjects, as well as online university degrees. The educational courses are accredited by some of the world’s leading tertiary institutions.
Formerly known as Lynda.com, LinkedIn Learning hosts thousands of video tutorials on hot topics. As you complete them a digital certificate of completion can be added to your LinkedIn profile. Various participating public libraries in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia are providing unlimited free access to members.
Ever wanted to study online in a 24/7 digital campus? In conjunction with the NSW Government, TAFE NSW is offering fee-free short courses which can be completed digitally within weeks or even a few days. The online courses cover practical topics within the realms of administration, digital skills, health and medicine, leadership and business.
Whether you need to stream educational videos, download learning resources or collaborate with classmates at uni, you’ll need an internet connection that’s up to the task! Find out more how we can help with your WiFi and internet problems here.