Alison has over 1,000 high quality courses available across 9 distinct categories, all absolutely free to complete. All our courses are self-paced and have been designed by subject matter experts, to give you an interactive and enriched learning experience.
Depending on your learning goal, you can choose from:
Certificate courses (average time: 2-3 hours), which help you focus your learning to provide you with specific expertise in your field or industry.
Diploma courses (average time: 8-10 hours), which are designed to give you a more extensive understanding of a subject area, by helping you master multiple concepts within a subject.
Learning Paths (average time: 18-20 hours), which are a combination of niche courses that have been specially designed by experts, to help you: Broaden your skillset; Progress your knowledge; or Master a subject.
Use the search bar on the left if you are looking for a specific category, or browse through all courses below, and let’s get learning!
Certificate courses are short courses that can be taken for free and completed in just 2-3 hours. On Alison each free online certificate course focuses on a single in-depth area of study, giving you a solid understanding of a core subject in just a short space of time. Some of our most popular certificate courses include our Fundamentals of Business Writing course, our Transformational Leadership course, and our Introduction to Quality Management course. You can get training in almost anything on Alison, so check out our free online courses and start learning, today!
Several universities provide free online courses on Alison. To find free online courses from a world-leading university, check out the university course lists below.
Alison's Certificate courses are a range of free online courses that are designed to provide training that's as streamlined and to-the-point as possible. Built for learners of any ability or knowledge level, each of these free online courses takes less than 3 hours to complete and provides training in a single topic in clear detail. And with over 900 Certificate classes available, whether you want to learn specific French vocabulary or take classes in how to conduct a business meeting, Alison has the Certificate for you. So, what will you learn today?