We have partnered with LinkedIn Learning to give you full, free, unlimited access to thousands of high quality online courses and video tutorials written by industry experts.
The courses cover many topics including using a wide range of software, and personal development skills like education, public speaking, and employability.
Accessing LinkedIn Learning
You can access LinkedIn Learning via the LinkedIn Learning website or using the LinkedIn Learning iOS app or Android app.
It is really easy to set up your LinkedIn Learning account by visiting LinkedIn Learning, clicking ‘sign in’ and entering your Edge Hill University email address when prompted.
Follow the additional instructions on screen, including options to connect your LinkedIn Learning account to your LinkedIn profile, and you’ll be able to explore all the thousands of free videos and resources in no time.
Watch this short video for step by step guidance on setting up your account.Access your LinkedIn Learning account
Using LinkedIn Learning
Once logged in, use the search box at the top to search for topics, or click on Library to access more subjects. Once you have searched, you can narrow down your list by skill level, or other filters.
Watching courses and videos
Click on any course to begin watching. Watch through the entire course or click on individual videos to just watch specific sections. Within each course is an overview, a transcript, and if relevant, exercise files to work through as you watch the course.
Claim your certificates
Once you have watched an entire course, you will get a certificate which you can print off or display digitally on your LinkedIn profile.
When you create an account with LinkedIn Learning, you will be sharing your Edge Hill username with the LinkedIn Corporation.
Within the University, information about usage may be used for analytics and reporting on the uptake of LinkedIn.
Frequently asked questions
No – access is free for all members of the University. To continue using it once you leave the University, you would need to take out your own paid personal subscription.
You must download all of your data before leaving the institution. Unfortunately, when your University account is deactivated, you will no longer be able to utilise LinkedIn Learning for free. If you would like to continue to use LinkedIn Learning after leaving the institution, you can sign up for a paid consumer account by contacting LinkedIn customer services where your details may be migrated to a new account.
LinkedIn Learning offers closed captioning on the video resources which allows people with hearing impairments to better experience the content, and makes the content easier to search through for everybody.
For staff requiring further support, please contact [email protected]. For students requiring further support.
LinkedIn have a guide. You are probably looking for the ‘Employees still with the Organisation’ option.