4.4 Online learning
CARE Academy has online learning courses for CARE staff and partners. Other providers in the sector also have free resources (Kaya, Disaster Ready) and there are also other sites (Alison.com, Coursera, FutureLearn) that have useful free resources.
A lot is available for free
Both sector specific and general content is available
Learners can make them fit around their own schedule
Long ones can be boring
Completion rates are often low
The content may not be specific or relevant enough
Quality can be low – may be better to read a report or book!
Requires reasonable internet access