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Lynda.com provides training to millions of people through comprehensive video packages and easy to follow courses. Their members tell us that lynda.com helps them stay ahead of software updates, pick up brand-new skills, switch careers, land promotions and explore new hobbies.


Their teachers are effective, passionate educators, who are also respected authorities in software, creative and business fields. They're here to share their expertise with you with courses in a dozen different disciplines. There’s always something new to learn. 

Using lynda.com

Once you have logged into MyUpskilled, and authenticated with Lynda.com, you can access lynda.com from any computer any time, anywhere to access and do any of your courses.

Learn With lynda.com - A trusted Source of Knowledge

Learn what you want, when you want, from lynda.com's entire 3,441 course library and growing.

  • Unlimited access
  • New courses added weekly
  • Learn on the go
  • Save and prioritize courses
  • Watch what you want
  • Expert teachers
  • Top-quality videos
  • Inspiring documentaries
  • Searchable transcripts
  • Certificates of completion

And that’s only a few reasons why Lynda.com is so great.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is lynda.com?

lynda.com provides a vast online library of instructional videos covering the latest software, creative and business skills. Taught by accomplished teachers and recognized industry experts, lynda.com is a high-quality resource for students, faculty and staff looking to develop skills in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, design and animation, project management, marketing, social media and a wide range of other topics.

How do I access lynda.com via Upskilled?

Upskilled students receive complimentary access to the entire lynda.com library.  As a first time user, to create your own profile you can use the Lynda authentication link which is inside your MyUpskilled learning portal.

Where should I start?

View the ‘How to Use lynda.com’ course video on lynda.com to learn how to find, access and view lynda.com tutorials. Check “All subjects” and “All software” to see the range of further help also available to you.

How can I get help with my access?

Contact student support on 1300 460 296

How can lynda.com support me?

  • Keeps you current on technology
  • Tracks your individual training progress
  • Inspires you to be more effective and productive
  • Lets you learn at your own pace — anytime, anywhere
  • Supplements curricula and teaches technical skills outside of class
  • Provides certificates of completion you can post on LinkedIn
  • Offers personal and professional development

What are some popular lynda.com courses?

  • Windows 8 Essential Training
  • Time Management Fundamentals
  • Windows 7 Tips and Tricks
  • Camtasia Studio 8 Essential Training
  • Project Management Fundamentals
  • Up and Running with Cloud Storage APIs
  • InDesign CS6 Essential Training
  • Spreadsheets e.g. Excel 2013: Pivot Tables
  • PowerPoint Presentations
  • Word for Mac
  • Achieving Your Goals
  • SPSS Statistics Essential Training
  • Setting Up Your Mobile Office to Work from Anywhere

On average about 24 new courses are added per month.

How can I get the most out of lynda.com?

  • When you need help with software (e.g. making a PowerPoint) check lynda.com for help.
  • Set aside a half an hour every week for online training.
  • Visit lynda.com, via MyUpskilled regularly for a listing of new and updated courses.
  • Watch the Welcome video of a course to familiarize yourself with the website.
  • Use bookmarks to mark favourite videos or courses.
  • Download exercise files before viewing courses and practice applying knowledge as you go.
  • Subscribe to the lynda.com blog RSS feed, and follow lynda.com on Twitter and Facebook.

What are some relevant lynda.com courses?

Introduction to Graphic Design Illustrator CC Essential Training
Photoshop CC Essential Training After Effects CC Essential Training
InDesign CC Essential Training WordPress Essential Training
HTML Essential Training JavaScript Essential Training
WordPress Essential Training Google AdWords Essential Training
Java Essential Training PHP with MySQL Essential Training
Foundations of Programming: Databases Foundations of Programming: Fundamentals
Word 2013 Essential Training PowerPoint 2013 Essential Training
Excel 2013 Essential Training Access 2013 Essential Training
Time Management Fundamentals Project Management Fundamentals

How can I get help from Lynda.com?

Contact lynda.com Customer Service at http://www.lynda.com/support/contact.aspx.