What are the top e-learning portals

The best e-learning providers at a glance

February 27, 2020

The e-learning market is growing rapidly. No wonder, because e-learning courses are a great way to acquire new skills. We will show you the best e-learning providers in the professional environment.

According to a current Bitkom study, almost every second person in Germany is now educating themselves online. But which e-learning providers offer high-quality online courses?

The experts at LearnNow.de regularly test new online training courses. Quality criteria such as the experience of the lecturer, the quality of the teaching materials or the learning environment are examined.

In the following overview we focus on e-learning providers with courses that are freely accessible to anyone who is interested. The focus is on the professional environment. The target group are individuals and companies interested in further training who are looking for individual e-learning courses for their employees.

The most important e-learning providers:

Udemy

Udemy has a large number of online courses from various providers and trainers. In the very appealing learning environment, you can complete the online training via smartphone, tablet or computer. Thematically, they are broadly based: From Excel to social media to project management, you can learn many different topics. More than 18,000 courses are already available. Udemy has also been offering German-language courses since 2014. To the provider ...

LinkedIn Learning (formerly video2brain)

The subsidiary of the business network LinkedIn has been offering online training courses on various professional topics since 2019. With over 546 million members in more than 200 countries and regions, LinkedIn is the largest professional network in the world.

LinkedIn Learning offers a wide range of video training courses: These include above all the areas of business, technology and creativity. The range and quality of the software-related courses are very good. A monthly flat rate gives you access to the entire library. Many companies purchase this flat rate for their employees. To the provider ...

Coursera

Coursera is the world's leading provider of online university courses. To this end, Coursera works with top international universities that make courses available on Coursera. Many large companies use the courses for their employees. Participants can learn at their own pace and exchange ideas in a large learning community. Upon successful completion, participants can acquire a recognized certificate. To the provider ...

Argumentation Academy

Learn from one of the most successful tournament speakers in Europe to argue convincingly and to appear confidently. At the Argumentorik Akademie you will learn to communicate confidently - from rhetoric to quick-wittedness to negotiation training. In addition to a good price / performance ratio, the courses offer clear videos and lots of practical exercises. To the provider ...

Rosetta Stone - Online Language Course for 24 Languages

In the Rosetta Stone online language course, you will learn a new language naturally by immersing yourself completely in the new language world and speaking a lot from the start. Rosetta Stone, the pioneer among online language courses, has been in the market for over 20 years and has long been used by numerous companies, public organizations and schools for language teaching. According to the Wall Street Journal, you can only learn a language better in a given country. To the provider ...

Best selling training

Dirk Kreuter is Europe's best known sales trainer. More than 250,000 participants and various DAX companies have trusted his expertise for more than 25 years. In his online courses he promises a 30% higher completion rate in the shortest possible time. In his bestseller training course, for example, he offers complete sales training. To the provider ...

Lecturio

Lecturio has a wide range of options for students, such as the preparatory courses for the law state examination, business administration and economics exams or the GMAT test. The preparation for the accountant examination can also be completed completely online at Lecturio. Recently, however, the range of online courses in the medical field has also increased significantly. To the provider ...

PHLEARN - Photoshop and Lightroom

The educational and at the same time really entertaining online tutorials are aimed at creative people in all phases of their careers: from beginners to professionals. At PHLEARN you will find a huge selection of Photoshop and Lightroom videos at an affordable price. Learning definitely won't get boring here! More…

Capitoo

Capitoo offers online training in the areas of data protection, data security, information security, compliance and occupational safety. Instructions and training are often seen as a chore. It is capitoo's aim to make the employee training process as simple as possible. True to the motto: everything is really easy!

Therefore, all capitoo courses are web-based and optimized for PC, smartphone and tablet. The customers have no IT expenditure and can carry out the training from any location. About the company ...

Squared Online

AVADO Learning is a leading provider of advanced training concepts and programs for everything to do with digital transformation. As a partner of Google, you are responsible for Squared Online, the award-winning virtual digital marketing and leadership program, worldwide. Here, participants will train to become digital marketing experts in five months with Squared Online and get to know other exciting thought leaders. To the provider ...

Tax Academy

The Tax Academy offers didactically optimized online training and further education in the area of ​​taxes and accounting. To this end, it cooperates with the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg im Breisgau. The initiator and founding partner of the Tax Academy is StB Prof. Dr. W. Kessler. It offers online tax training and further education at the highest level. Their practical relevance and qualification at the highest level are particularly important. To the provider ...

Good Life Online Academy

The Good Life Online Academy offers e-learning courses on the subjects of "Happy Living" and "Healthy Working". In small self-coaching units that build on each other and are very well-founded in terms of method and content, participants have the opportunity to exchange ideas with one another in an online forum. In addition, there is the possibility of acquiring inexpensive multiple licenses. To the provider ...

Udacity

With its Nanodegree programs, Udacity offers online training as a programmer, data analyst, mobile developer or machine learning engineer. Skills are taught that are required by employers in the industry today and whose certificates of attendance are accepted. In this way, the course participants acquire relevant and contemporary skills. In the USA, Udacity even offers graduates of the Nanodegree programs a job guarantee. To the provider ...

Open HPI

Open HPI is the MOOC platform of the Hasso Plattner Institute of the same name. The institute was founded and named after the SAP founder and chairman of the supervisory board, Hasso Plattner. With its MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses), Open HPI offers the interested public online courses on the basics of computer science and digital technologies. It explains, for example, the functioning of the Internet and WWW, the structure of databases or security techniques in information technology. To the provider ...

TIME ACADEMY

Since 2011, Germany's leading quality weekly newspaper DIE ZEIT has also been offering lecture series. The best professors in their field offer introductory lectures at university level. For this, the ZEIT Academy received the Kress Award in 2012. The seminars are available as DVD or online seminars. Since 2016, the spectrum has been expanded to include business seminars. To the provider ...

If you haven't found what you are looking for, you can still take a look at the free e-learning providers edX or Future Learn.

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