Free Online Professional Development Courses

Now is a great time to learn something new, or sharpen your skills in a certain area. Take advantage of these free online learning resources available to you.

University of Toronto. Offering a wide variety of free online courses through Coursera, including Mind Control: Managing Your Mental Health During COVID-19. coursera.org/utoronto

University of British Columbia. Offering a wide variety of free online courses through edX. edx.org/school/ubcx

Algonquin College. Providing free online courses through its Learning Centre until April 30th. New dates and courses will be available soon. algonquincollege.com/corporate/online-course-list/

Coursera. Offering a wide variety of free online learning and community resources during COVID-19 including Mental Health and Wellbeing, Cloud Technology, Spanish and other career development courses. blog.coursera.org/coursera-together-free-online-learning-during-covid-19/

CHA Learning. Offering two of their most popular express courses for free: Engage To Influence Change and Time Management. chalearning.ca

CPA Canada. Their blog has a running list of free reading material, webinars, and courses for CPA’s to sharpen your professional skills online. cpacanada.ca

Harvard University. Offering a list of over 50 free online courses. online-learning.harvard.edu

MIT. Offering a variety of free online courses through EDx. edx.org/school/mitx

Princeton University. Offering a wide variety of free online courses through Coursera. coursera.org/princeton

Stanford University. Offering a wide variety of free online courses through Coursera. coursera.org/stanford

Yale University. Offering a variety of free online courses through Coursera. coursera.org/yale

The Linux Foundation Training. Offering a wide range of free courses, webinars, tutorials and publications to help you explore the open source technology landscape. training.linuxfoundation.org

LinkedIn Learning. Learn in-demand skills with over 14,000+ online courses taught by real-world professionals. First month is free. linkedin.com/learning

General Assembly. A variety of free online courses in UX/design, coding, marketing, data and more. generalassemb.ly