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ALISON is the global leader in free online certified skills training for the workplace with 6 million registered learners, 750,000 graduates worldwide and a further 250,000 signing up each month to learn for free on the platform.

ALISON offers 750+ free online courses at diploma and certificate level covering a wide range of subjects including Business, Languages, Computer Skills, Information Technology, Psychology, Healthcare, Self-development and many more . The company adds new course offerings on a weekly basis driven by demand from learners, and employers seeking time and cost efficient ways of upskilling their workforce.

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ALISON CEO Speaks to The Australian Newspaper

2014-12-09 00:00:00

Mike Feerick speaks to The Australian while visiting Melbourne. …

 

Crowd Sourced Accreditation to shake up the staid world of traditional education says ALISON CEO

2014-12-09 00:00:00

Mike Feerick speaks to The Australian while visiting Melbourne. …

 

Crowd Sourced Accreditation to shake up the staid world of traditional education says ALISON CEO

2014-12-09 00:00:00

Mike Feerick speaks to The Australian while visiting Melbourne. …

 

ALISON CEO Urges Educators to Engage with Technology

2014-12-08 00:00:00

Mike Feerick tells Australian academics they must engage with technology in teaching and learning.

 

ALISON CEO Urges Educators to Engage with Technology

2014-12-08 00:00:00

Mike Feerick brings 'a breath of fresh air' to Australian Learning Event…

 

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Building an Online Business
Provider: ALISON

30 votes 0 0
Free

Building an effective online presence is critical for growing your business as it gives your company access to thousands or millions of local, national or international customers who are searching, interacting, sharing and shopping online. In this course you will learn why you must get your business up and running on the Web using e-commerce sites, review sites and social networks. You will also learn that having a Website which is easy to navigate, is informative, and has a good domain name, the right design template and memorable Web copy will help your business stand out from the competition. The course discusses why it is important to have a presence on the mobile Web and how to attract your target audience using tools like Google AdWords. This course will be of great interest to all business owners who are thinking of setting up a Website for their business but are uncertain of how to go about doing it. It will also be beneficial to any company or organisation that wants their existing Website to be more effective at attracting potential customers.<br />

Diploma in Operations Management
Provider: ALISON

28 votes 0 0
Free

Operations management is important to any organization, whether they are manufacturing companies producing physical products or organizations offering services. ALISON's free diploma in operations management online course reviews a wide variety of topics from the development of operations management, to the role of the operations manager, the transformation model, planning and scheduling methodologies and practices, and inventory and quality management. <br /><br />The Diploma in Operations Management will give you a thorough understanding and knowledge of operations management and its organizational and managerial applications. <br /><br />The course is ideal for anyone who would like to contribute to the development of an organization in the area of operations management.<br />

Biology - Genes and Gene Technology
Provider: ALISON

27 votes 0 0
Free

It is over sixty years since the structure of DNA was first discovered by Watson and Crick. Since then work in genetics and gene technology has expanded to the point where the entire human genome has been sequenced, and there is now hope of being able to cure diseases using gene therapy. There is also on-going work in the area of modifying plant DNA to produce pest-resistant crops that give bigger harvests for more food. Today, people need a thorough knowledge and understanding of genetics and gene therapy so that they can make up their own minds as to the potential benefits and drawbacks of what this field of science can offer us. In this free online course you will discover what genes do and explore and come to understand reference terms such as meiosis and mitosis. The course also covers evolutionary aspects of DNA and the genome. You will also learn about gene technology which includes gene testing, gene therapy and the controversial area of genetic modification in plants. This course will be of great interest to professionals working in the areas of biology, medicine and development, to learners who would like a career in the areas of genetics and gene technology, and to anyone interested in understanding the basic area of science that underpins all living existence.<br />

Introduction to the Human Nervous System
Provider: ALISON

26 votes 0 0
Free

<p>This free online anatomy course will be of great interest to healthcare professionals who would like to obtain a greater knowledge and understanding of the human nervous system, and to anyone who would like to know more about the structure and function of the central and peripheral nervous systems. </p><br /> <p>The human nervous system is made up of two main parts - the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system. The central nervous system is made up of the brain and spinal cord, while the peripheral nervous system consists of the nerves that extend to all the other organs in the body. The autonomic nervous system is part of the peripheral nervous system and comprises the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems. </p><br /> <p>In an Introduction To The Human Nervous System you will learn about the structure and function of the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system; the structure and function of the brain and spinal cord, and how these control and coordinate the sensory inputs and movements of the body. </p><br /> <p>The course also examines the peripheral nervous system and, in particular, the sympathetic and parasympathetic components of the autonomic nervous system. Nerve impulses and synaptic transmission are also explained in detail. </p>


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