Free Certifications You Can Get Online


Anyone starting out in the workforce knows that gathering experience to put on your resume can be difficult. Luckily, there are plenty of free classes you can take online that will provide you with valuable knowledge to showcase on your resume.

Google Analytics Academy

What it is: For those interested in Marketing, Google Analytics can help you better understand a growing business. With the certification, you’ll be able to analyze web traffic and data.

Get more information or register here.

Color Theory by Alison

What it is: Color Theory for Artists and Designers is the perfect online course for aspiring photographers, graphic designers, or anyone interested in the arts. You’ll learn all about saturation, chroma, and the relationship between colors.

Get more information or register here.

Dash by General Assembly

What it is: If you’re interested in buildings websites and blogs, Dash is the certification for you! It will teach you the basics of web development as you’ll be tasked with completing mini projects that will help you learn HTML, CSS and Javascript.

Get more information or register here.

National Career Readiness Certificate

What it is: Allows employers to view your basic credentials online. All you have to do is take three basic assessments. Also available in Spanish!

Get more information or register here.


What it is: FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, offers a wide range of free courses to take online. They offer everything from Natural Disaster Preparedness, to Leadership and Influence, and even Decision Making and Problem Solving.

Get more information or register here.

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