Ready to become an IDOL℠?
We are the only authorized vocational school for the instructional design and eLearning industry.
You'll get a hands-on approach to learning with application of practical skills and knowledge that employers are looking for right out of the gate. That means our graduates possess real-world experience working with relevant tools and technologies, an understanding of industry-standard processes and practices, and career training that contributes directly to the instructional design and online learning (IDOL) career field.
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The IDOL Academy℠
Do you want to become a corporate instructional designer? The IDOL Academy℠ will help you do just that. It is designed to be the bridge between theory and the practice of corporate instructional design. The IDOL Academy is the only implementation program of its kind that not only shows you exactly how to create your job application assets and build a portfolio from scratch, but also includes mentorship and experience opportunities in instructional design and online learning. Students in this course get jobs, get paid while gaining experience, and become a part of the Academy family. It's an entire instructional design career neatly packaged behind a single login. Enroll to become an IDOL and stay for the community of practice.
IDOL Academy℠ Programs
We highly recommend the IDOL Academy enrollment for an all-encompassing learning journey. Our vocational school includes everything mentioned below plus more, excluding the eLearning Freelancer Bootcamp. Additionally, we offer a fewstandalone programs that can be purchased individually.
1:1 Coaching from Professional IDOLs
Are you ready to level up your instructional design career? Look no further than our IDOL Academy faculty. Our experienced team of senior instructional designers is here to provide you with 1:1 mentorship, the guidance and advice you need to take your career to new heights.
1:1 Expert Coaching is included in the IDOL Academy 💚
Build Your IDOL℠ Online Portfolio
Do you want to build your instructional design portfolio? Do you want to make sure you're focusing on the right components and not wasting time making a sub-par portfolio? In this course you’ll get a step by step 12 mini lesson module on how to build your online portfolio from scratch. Even if you’ve never developed a course before. Each lesson gives you very specific actions to take so that by the time you’re done you have an incredible career asset.
This course is included in the IDOL Academy 💚
IDOL℠ Resume Writing Guide
Do you want a resume guide written specifically for new instructional designers and transitioning teachers? In this Resume Writing Guide you'll find 22 pages of goodness to help you land your first or a better instructional design job. This guide was written in collaboration with a former teacher who became an IDOL℠ through the Academy. This information is field tested and proven!
IDOL℠ 💚 Canva Templates & Training
What if you could build beautiful, effective graphic assets with the click of a button?
With IDOL℠ 💚 Canva, there’s no need to struggle with creating engaging and professional looking graphic design resources.
In this brand new course, you'll get two amazing resources: state-of-the-art training on how to use Canva and an ever-growing library of Canva templates you can use in your instructional design and eLearning projects. New templates added every month!
Effective graphic design has never been easier! This course is included in the IDOL Academy 💚
IDOL Business Box ™
💟 Get this box for half-price! There is a $47 coupon for the IDOL courses Academy and the eLearning Freelancer Bootcamp inside! 💟
With IDOL (Instructional Design & Online Learning) Business Box ™, you won’t have to guess which tools and contracts are recommended when you’re freelancing on the side, or full-time. In this Box you’ll get 25 tools and templates to help you acquire clients, follow a repeatable process, submit proposals, price your IDOL™ projects, and keep it all organized with our Trello Board templates! This course is included in the IDOL Academy 💚
eLearning Freelancer Bootcamp
Do you want to start or grow your own eLearning (and instructional design) business? This is the business school for the learning and development industry. It was created by 3 successful eLearning business owners: Dr. Robin Sargent, Christy Tucker, and Dr. Nicole Papaioannou Lugara. We take you under the hood of our own businesses and teach you how to price your services and fill up your pipeline with clients.