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LinkedIn Learning FAQ

  • What is LinkedIn Learning?
    • LinkedIn Learning is a commercial on-demand learning solution. It has over 5000 video-based courses grouped into three categories:
      • Design and Communications and Media
      • Computer Science and Software
      • Business and Professional Skills
  • Who can access LinkedIn Learning?
    • LinkedIn Learning is for full and part time students and employees of Durham College and UOIT. It is also being made available to other post-secondary institutions in Ontario.
  • Is there any cost to take a course?
    • There is no cost to take a LinkedIn Learning course. Access is funded by the Government of Ontario through eCampusOntario.
  • What do I get after completing a course?
    • LinkedIn Learning can provide a certificate of completion for sharing through social media, email, or posting on your LinkedIn profile. You can also download a PDF of the certificate.
  • Why would I use LinkedIn Learning?
    • The variety of courses and the self-paced nature of this site make it an ideal way to learn new skills or augment any other education you are taking.
  • How do I log in?
    • Go to and use your school email address to login. You will be directed to the school's login page where you can use your Student ID and password to complete the login. Note that when you log out you have to quit the browser to be fully logged out.
    • You can also sign on directly through LinkedIn Learning then click on 'Sign in with your organizational account'. The site will refer you to our institutional log in page.
  • Can I use LinkedIn Learning on my mobile device?
    • Yes, by using the LinkedIn Learning app. Choose the "Organizational" tab and use the Web Portal option. It will expect or as the URL.
  • What do I do if my login does not work?
    • Contact the IT Service Desk for assistance at or call extension 3333.
  • Will I still have access after I graduate or after my contract ends?
    • No, free access to LinkedIn Learning will only be available to current registered students and current employees.

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