Resources

Courses and Online Education



“We believe that free education, more than anything, has the power to break through boundaries and transform lives.”

Alison is one of the world’s largest free learning platforms for education and skills training. It is a for-profit social enterprise dedicated to making it possible for anyone, to study anything, anywhere, at any time, for free online, at any subject level. Through our mission we are a catalyst for positive social change, creating opportunity, prosperity, and equality for everyone.


“To promote openness and innovation in education”

We are putting the ‘open’ back in ‘open online courses.’



“If you know how to read you can learn how to code”

Our online coding tutorials with easy-to-follow instructions, immediate feedback, and a tested curriculum take anyone from non-technical to “I can code.”



“We’ve built a platform where anyone, anywhere can learn”

Coursera provides universal access to the world’s best education, partnering with top universities and organizations to offer courses online.


“Offering high-quality courses from the world’s best universities and institutions to learners everywhere.”

Our students come from every country in the world! Whether you are interested in computer science, languages, engineering, psychology, writing, electronics, biology, or marketing, we have the course for you! Enroll today and learn something new.



“A personalized learning resource for all ages”

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.


  
” We are a catalyst for student success and social innovation.”

Today, Langara is one of BC’s leading undergraduate institutions providing University Studies, Career Studies, and Continuing Studies programs and courses to more than 21,000 students annually. Langara also offers some online library courses as well!


“To help you learn the skills you need to achieve your full potential.”

For 20 years, Lynda.com has helped students, leaders, IT and design pros, project managers—anyone in any role—develop software, creative, and business skills. Now part of Linkedin, Lynda.com serves more than 10,000 organizations. With tutorials in five languages, Lynda.com is a global platform for success.


“MOOCs – Massive Open Online Courses – enable students around the world to take university courses online.”

MOOC List is a website where you can find Free Online Courses and MOOCs offered by the best universities around the world.


“To help professionals around the world acquire the skills they need to succeed in today’s digital economy.”

Simplilearn is one of the world’s leading certification training providers. We partner with companies and individuals to address their unique needs, providing training and coaching that helps working professionals achieve their career goals.


“Stronger libraries, stronger communities.”

On behalf of its owners, the people of Ontario, as represented by the Minister with jurisdictions for public libraries, SOLS exists so that the public has equitable access to library services thus supporting a dynamic cultural environment, economic vitality and quality of life. The Southern Ontario Library Service has Training and Competencies as well!


“Udacity is where lifelong learners come to learn the skills they need, to land the jobs they want, to build the lives they deserve.”

Our mission is to democratize education through the offering of world-class higher education opportunities that are accessible, flexible, and economical. Virtually anyone on the planet with an internet connection and a commitment to self-empowerment through learning can come to Udacity, master a suite of job-ready skills, and pursue rewarding employment.


“The leading global marketplace for learning and instruction”

Udemy is the leading global marketplace for teaching and learning, connecting students everywhere to the world’s best instruction anywhere.