Meet the expert
About the course
If you can do it, you can teach it. Make money online by knowing how to create and sell online courses.
The online education market is booming. The global e-learning market will reach $325 billion by 2025 - a growth of $218 billion in 10 years. The time is ripe for turning your knowledge and skills into online courses.
Maybe you have ideas for courses but don’t have the technical knowhow to create them. Or you never realized there are many people around the world who are eager to benefit from your unique knowledge, talents, style, and point of view!
No matter who you are or what you do, you can create a course that adds value to other people’s lives.
We are experts in selling online courses. There’s no subject we know better. And we’re sharing with you our step-by-step instructions to:
Choose a platform or create your own website to sell online courses
Find your unique selling point
Decide whether to create text, audio, video or mixed media courses
Plan your content and then create your online course
Use different ways of promoting your course
Make a profit from selling online courses
You can set this up as a side gig to earn a passive income or join the teachers making millions selling online courses. This course shows you how to create a course once that you can sell over and over again.
What you will learn
Step by step, you will be able to research, design and create an online course. You will be empowered to:
Know where you can sell online courses. Whether to choose existing platforms or use your own website to sell online courses
Decide what to write a course about
Organize and create your course content
Understand the online course market and where you fit in
Identify your unique selling point
Decide the format of your course. Use text, audio and video to create courses
Plan the structure of your online course
Carry out research and convey expertise
Get people to take your course
Make your course profitable
Have everything you need to create a profitable online course that reaches a global market
International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.
Module 1: Finding A Platform
- Creating your own website
- Comparing features of different platforms
- Choosing a platform that meets your needs
- Pricing and budgeting
Module 2: Identifying A Market
- Understanding the market
- Identifying potential niches
- Finding and creating a USP
- Conducting market research
Module 3: Choosing Your Format
- Mixed media
- Other options
Module 4: Planning And Outlining Content
- Learning objectives
- Student perspective
- Structuring for content
- Structuring for interest
Module 5: Conducting Research
- Setting research objectives
- Conveying expertise
- Checking and cross-referencing
- Managing research time
Module 6: Writing Content
- Voice, tone and style
- General writing advice
- Writing video scripts
- Writing audio scripts
- Assessments and other interactive features
Module 7: Recording Audio And Video Content
Module 8: Formatting Content
- Weekly/time-based format
- Topics format
- Other formats
Module 9: Promoting And Marketing Your Course
- Free tasters
- Social media
- Newsletters and email lists
Module 10: Pricing And Sales To Make Your Course Profitable
- Marketplace price standards
- The value of the course
- Multiple pricing tiers
- Recurring payments
Who is this course for
You, so you can share your unique skills and areas of expertise with others
Everyone. If you’ve learned to do something for yourself, you can teach other people how to do the exact same thing
Anyone who wants to make a passive income
People looking to attract students anywhere in the world
Existing online course creators who want to pick up new tips to grow a business
Teachers who wish to develop effective online courses to empower students universally
Business people and entrepreneurs can enhance their online brand and presence by being seen as an expert in their field through their informative courses
Businesses, entrepreneurs and freelancers can create a loyal following through their online courses
Anyone who offers a service can design and create courses to sell to people who want to do the work themselves rather than hire you
Become a full-time teacher selling online courses or create courses to earn a passive income
Create courses for other people who do not have your knowledge of selling online courses
Create courses in your role in marketing or publicity
To receive certification, you must:
- Complete every page of the course
- Score at least 55% on the exam at the end of the course
- That's it!
After successfully completing the course, you will immediately receive your PDF course certificate so you can instantly add it to your CV and display your achievement. You can also request a hard copy certificate to be sent to your postal address for a small printing and posting fee.
All our courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards - www.icoes.org (accreditation number ICOES/00763/13/36). Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Professional Development (CPD) / Continuing Education (CE). Check for the CPD logo on the course page.
CPD points are accepted and recognized by employers from both the public and private sectors, and academic institutions across the UK and internationally.
International Open Academy is also an officially approved TQUK (Training Qualifications UK) center, with the TQUK Center Number: C001157.
TQUK is a national awarding body recognized by the UK Government and regulated by Ofqual (The Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation).
For further details, please visit https://internationalopenacademy.com/accreditation