Contents of the Article: 


  • What is Alison? 
  • What courses do they offer? 
  • Do I get a certificate?
  • Why choose Alison? 



What is Alison?


One of the world’s largest free online platforms, Alison makes it a better place. Learning should be free and the power to help and connect is rewarding. Alison makes it possible for everyone and anyone to access free courses anytime, anywhere. The more knowledge they impart, more lives are transformed. Mike Feerick, Founder of Alison, believes in social impact and it led to the creation of Alison in 2007. 

What courses do they offer? 


Since it is a free online platform, why not make the most out of it? And yes, Alison did it! They have a wide range of categories. You can pick the subjects under these categories. And you can choose courses for every subject. 


  • IT
  • Language
  • Health
  • Teaching & Academics
  • Personal Development
  • Business
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Management
  • Engineering & Construction


Do I get a certificate? 


You can choose between a certificate and diploma. There are courses that give you certificates and there are courses who give you diplomas. Diploma courses have more modules & have longer duration per course and lesser for Certificate courses. However, it is not free. You have to pay to download the certificate and/or diploma. Either way, the knowledge you learn by completing the course is priceless. 

Why choose Alison? 


Aside from the fact that it’s a free online platform? It’s a free online platform! Kidding aside, Alison offers a diploma. It is accredited so you have nothing to worry about when it comes to verification. And the impact they bring to the world. Can you believe that the founder of Alison is also a businessman? That’s right! You read it. But Mike Feerick chose to be different. He stands with what he believes and puts it into action. 


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