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November 13, 2017  

EITS provides free, online training for UGA employees and students

November 13, 2017

The goal of UGA online training programs is to help provide faculty, staff and students with access to essential training material in a timely and convenient manner. Enterprise ­Information Technology Services currently offers online training with and Microsoft Imagine Academy, which formerly was called the Microsoft IT Academy., which is part of LinkedIn, offers high-quality videos in design, technology, business skills, education, web development, photography and more. Popular courses include those about InDesign, Excel, HTML, Final Cut Pro and WordPress. offers videos for all skill levels that can be viewed a few minutes at a time or longer. allows users to create playlists to share with colleagues, friends or students. has thousands of courses segmented by topic for people who want to view specific tutorials in a course.

Instructors can use videos to supplement course materials by selecting ­specific courses or tutorials. Students can get a head start on their careers by learning about additional skills through courses.

UGA faculty, staff and students have ­unlimited, free access to It is available via the MyUGA Portal at