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LinkedIn Learning
Updated: 17 February 2021 07:49 PM

LinkedIn Learning

To Access browse to and click LinkedIn Learning.

Do I need a LinkedIn account to use LinkedIn Learning?

No. All you need is your OCAD U faculty, staff or student username and password. Log in at and click LinkedIn Learning.

How do I activate my LinkedIn Learning account?

During the activation process, you can connect a LinkedIn account to your LinkedIn Learning account. This is optional.

  • If you do not have a LinkedIn account, you can create one. The benefits of connecting a LinkedIn account include:
    • A personalized learning experience that includes special course recommendations for learners 
    • Discoverable and relevant learning content within the experience
  • If you choose to opt out of connecting your LinkedIn account, you will create a separate LinkedIn Learning account that is not connected to
  • OR, proceed without connecting a LinkedIn account.

When you connect your LinkedIn account, you can rest assured that only your learning data will be shared with your employer. No other data from your LinkedIn account will be accessible or shared. See the details of the Privacy Information here.

Connecting Your Account to LinkedIn  Connecting LinkedIn Account

I'm having trouble authenticating. What should I do next?

How do I create a Collection?

We recommend you check out Teaching with LinkedIn Learning on LinkedIn Learning


  • Current Students in the Laptop Program
  • Faculty (employed by the institution full-time/part-time/contract)
  • Staff (employed by the institution full-time/part-time/contract)


  • Currently, you can access LinkedIn Learning by logging in at using your Student, Faculty or Staff email usernames and passwords, and click LinkedIn Learning.