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Here are some of the 400+ free classes related to non-profit entities


Understand Web Cookies

Understand Web Cookies. Tagged as: Compliance, Security

Know Your Sector

This 4 minutes video is designed for learners who are brand new to the nonprofit sector.

A Year of Creative Fundraising Ideas

This 44 page guide by the fundraising pros at Classy.org provides you, and your organization, a list of their most creative ideas to help enhance your organization's development strategy. As…

The #GivingTuesday Campaign Planner

This planner is designed to be a helpful tool for you and your team as you plan your #GivingTuesday efforts. It will walk you through all of the details and decisions you need to make as you…

A/B Testing: The Beginner's How-To Guide

This 9-minute video demonstrates how to conduct A/B testing. Data is valuable information, and it will always tell you the right answer. If you can’t find an answer run a test. This is…


In this 11-minute video, Dan Pink illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace.

Asbestos and Silica Awareness 117-03

This 60-minute online course will help you recognize the health risks associated with both asbestos and silica. You also will be able to identify ways to prevent exposure to these materials…

Revisioning Overhead

In this 2-minute video, you will learn how to communicate true program costs to your supporters and potential funders. By providing a simple visual guide, you can help transform the way you…

Making Your Case for Grant Support

This 45 minute recorded webinar is designed for nonprofit professionals responsible for identifying and securing grants for their organization.

Ten Steps for Leading Productive Meetings

This one hour recorded webcast focuses on the 10 golden rules and practical advice for improving decision making at meetings, solving meeting problems, improving brainstorming efforts,…

The Emotional Skills of the Manager

This 20-minute online course is designed for all levels of managers and team leaders.

Introducción a la Justicia de Género (Gender Justice, An Introduction - Spanish)

Este curso de 90 minutos proporciona una base sólida de entendimiento de los términos y las ideas relacionados con la justicia de género y los derechos de las mujeres. A través de…

How To Get People To Open Your Newsletter?

This 7 minute video is designed for marketing-focused professionals responsible for their nonprofit's newsletter.

PowerPoint 2016 - Modifying and Formatting Slides

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn how to set up a basic presentation, ordering a sequence of slides and applying a presentation theme and slide layout. You'll also learn how to add…

Age, Gender and Diversity Approach (AGD)

This 3-hour and 30-minute curriculum explains the basic principles of an Age, Gender and Diversity (AGD) Approach and how to incorporate age, gender and diversity into humanitarian…

Does Brainstorming Really Work?

In this two minute video, author Jonah Lehrer tackles the question psychologists have been baffled by for nearly half a century; is brainstorming is a technique that extracts the best out of…

Bloodborne Pathogens 103-02

This 50-minute online course defines bloodborne pathogens and describes the common diseases caused by them. The course also explains how to protect yourself from exposure to bloodborne…

Encrypt Your Data

Encrypt Your Data. Tagged as: Compliance, Security

What Makes a Proposal Stand Out?

This 1 minute video is designed for anyone involved in their organization's proposal writing process.

Diversity on the Job: Diversity and You

In this 1-hour online course, you will learn strategies for exploring your attitudes towards diversity as well as for increasing your acceptance of diverse cultures, people and ideas.

Fire Prevention and Protection Program 104-01

This 60-minute online course teaches you to plan, practice, and apply the standards of the fire protection program in the workplace

SingleTasking: Get More Done, One Thing at a Time

This 1-hour webcast focuses on how to clear and calm your mind, arrange your schedule and environment, and gently but firmly manage the expectations of people around you so that you can…

FMD Pro: Financial Management for Humanitarian and Development Professionals

This 2.5-hour curriculum provides fundamentals of financial management in the context of projects in humanitarian, development, and conservation sectors. The five courses are designed to…

Microsoft Office 2010

In this 12 hour curriculum you will be introduced to all of the applications within the Microsoft 2010 Suite. This curriculum contains trainings for MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Outlook…

Leading Virtual Teams: Managing When People are at a Distance

This one hour webcast focuses on solutions to the unique issues you face when managing in a virtual workplace, whether it be multisite, multicountry, multitime-zone, or all of the above.

#GivingTuesday 2017 Essentials Pack

In this curriculum, we feature three downloadable guides that will provide you everything you need to launch a successful #GivingTuesday campaign. #GivingTuesday happens the first Tuesday…

Manage Your Browser

Manage Your Browser. Tagged as: Compliance, Security

Grant Proposal Common Mistakes

This 2 minute video is designed for anyone involved in the proposal writing process.

Protect Your Mobile Device from Attack

Protect Your Mobile Device from Attack. Tagged as: Compliance, Security

Fair Ratings and Comments within Reviews

This 14 minute video is designed for managers preparing to deliver their annual performance reviews.

Digital Etiquette Fundamentals

In this 45-minute curriculum, comprised of sixteen 1-3 minute microlearning courses, you will learn the guidelines for communicating politely and respectfully with people online.

Think Money First!

This 4 1/2-hour curriculum features David Greco, a nationally recognized speaker, author, and consultant on creating a more financially sustainable and effective social sector. David Greco…

Writing Effective Emails

This five module series from UNHCR aims to improve effective written communication. Topics: Effective Writing, Office Correspondence, Report Writing, Proposal and Report Writing for…

Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are

This 21 minute video is designed for those interested in learning how body language can affect self-perception.

The Power of Quiet

In this three minute video, author Susan Cain shines a spotlight on introverts and reveals how over time our society has come to look to extroverts as leaders. Not suggesting that one is…

Google Ad Grant Advanced Series

In this one hour curriculum, you will go beyond the basics of understanding what Google Ad Words is and how to apply for a Google Ad Word grant. This series consists of six videos that will…


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