5 Online Courses You Should Take If You Want To Learn A New Skill

Looking for a new skill to learn while you’re stuck at home? Why not take these online courses to learn a new skill?

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Now that you have settled in and adjusted to the new normal, have binge-watched all of the new Netflix series, and attended more Zoom parties and conferences, then you will probably want to do something else with your time. Why not take this opportunity to learn something new, like enrolling in online classes?

Unlike any time in the past, we now have ways to continue learning even when schools and offices have closed down; the internet. Now is the perfect time to learn things you were never able to in school. You can pick up a new skill or enhance your knowledge in areas you want to improve on. You can also use this time to prepare switching careers. The best part? You can do all this at the comfort of your humble abode.

Below, we list down some options for online courses in different fields that may tickle your fancy.


Online courses

Google’s Online Marketing Challenge

Is there a better source to learn about online marketing than the big G itself? Google’s Digital Marketing Course is packed with video tutorials on everything from SEM, Google Ads (formerly known as AdWords), social networks, video networks, mobile strategy, and more.


As one of the most popular sites for online education, Coursera has many courses to choose from, including free online marketing courses. Check them out, and if you don’t see anything you like at the moment, you can still check back every now and then as new classes are always being added.


London College of Style

Realize your creative vision in the exciting world of fashion styling. From the initial mood boarding concept to seeing your work published in glossy print and online, this course by London College of Style offers you the opportunity to leap ahead in the world of fashion with guidance from insider experts. Learn how to develop vital industry styling skills, define your aesthetic, and build your own editorial team.


Precision Nutrition

Helmed as the industry’s top education program, Precision Nutrition offers a program and certification, which will be everything you need to successfully coach nutrition—in one proven system. So whether you’re boosting your nutrition coaching skills to help your clients (or yourself), or starting a new career or side-business you’re passionate about, Precision Nutrition Level 1 Certification will help you learn how nutrition really works—and discover how to coach people through powerful transformations.

Shaw Academy

Shaw Academy also offers Nutrition courses (along with a hundred more courses, check them out!) and in just four weeks, you will be able to access and learn about


Take a ride inside Berklee Online’s learning environment and sample lessons directly from 12 different Berklee Online courses. Each lesson highlights a different musical interest area and includes video and audio clips, discussion topics, and weekly assignments. You’ll experience what it’s really like to take a Berklee Online course.

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