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LinkedIn Learning: Getting Started

What is LinkedIn Learning? (Formerly Lynda.com)

LinkedIn Learning is an online educational platform that helps you discover and develop business, technology-related, and creative skills through expert-led course videos.  

All Mohawk students, faculty and staff have access to the LinkedIn Learning library. You will have unlimited access to high quality videos with new courses and topics added each week.

Benefits

 Personalized recommendations: learn skills trending in your profession and explore courses based on your experience.

  Anytime, anywhere access from your computer or mobile device.

 Learn from industry experts with real world experience.

Access to LinkedIn Learning

Access LinkedIn Learning using one of the options shown below.

Note: First time users must log in using Option 1 to connect their LinkedIn account.

Option 1: Login using your MohawkID

Log in to LinkedIn Learning

  • The Mohawk login page will appear. Enter your MohawkID and associated password.
  • Click the Sign in button to continue. The login process will take a few seconds to complete. Upon successful login, the LinkedIn Learning page will load.

Option 2: Access Learning from Your LinkedIn Account 

After you have connected your LinkedIn account to your Mohawk LinkedIn Learning, you can access learning from the navigation bar. 

LinkedIn access to learning

Connecting Your LinkedIn Profile

During the LinkedIn Learning activation process, you will have the option of connecting a LinkedIn profile to your LinkedIn Learning account. If you do not have one you can create one. 

The benefits of connecting your LinkedIn Profile include:

  • personalized learning experience based on your job title, skills and industry
  • discover relevant learning content

If you choose not to connect your LinkedIn profile, you will create a separate LinkedIn Learning account that is not connected to LinkedIn.

LinkedIn Learning for Higher Education

Mobile Apps

Access video tutorials from your mobile device with the LinkedIn Learning App for iPhone, iPad and Android. 

Features

  • Download courses and videos for offline access
  • Search by subject, software, company or course author
  • Adjustable video quality

Apple app store .    Google Play Store

How to Use LinkedIn Learning