LinkedIn Learning - Frequently asked questions

Who can access LinkedIn Learning?
Current students and staff may access LinkedIn Learning. If you do not have access and feel you should, please contact the TIS Service Desk at +44 1752 588588 or via IT Self Service.


Who should I contact if I can’t sign in?
Contact the TIS Service Desk at +44 1752 588588 or via IT Self Service. Please put LinkedIn Learning in the subject line of your support call.

 

What are the minimum machine requirements for using LinkedIn Learning?
LinkedIn Learning provide documentation on system requirements.

 

What URL do I use to access LinkedIn Learning?
http://linkedin-learning.plymouth.ac.uk 
For new users we would recommend the overview page which includes videos on how to use LinkedIn Learning  http://www.plymouth.ac.uk/linkedin-learning 

 

Do I need to create a LinkedIn account?
No. You need only your University of Plymouth username and password to access the LinkedIn Learning courses.  

 

How do I link my personal LinkedIn profile to LinkedIn Learning?
For information on how to link your personal LinkedIn profile to LinkedIn Learning please use this how to guide

 

Can I bookmark my current location in LinkedIn Learning?
Yes, via the bookmarks symbol next to each video title.

 

Can I access my training history?
Yes. You have access to several reports under the top menu, including recent activity, your video history, and your course history.

 

Can I obtain 'Certificates of Completion' for completed courses?
Yes. When you finish a course by watching every tutorial in the course, you can receive a certificate of completion. You may print the certificate, e-mail it, or embed your certificate in a blog post or web page including your LinkedIn profiles. These are the best ways to ensure authenticity of the certificate.

 

Can I use LinkedIn Learning on mobile devices?
An app is available for iOS and Android devices which allows you to download courses suitable for offline learning.

 

How do I use the LinkedIn Learning app for my iOS device?
See https://mobile.linkedin.com/  for information on the LinkedIn Learning App.

 

What happens to my playlists and digital certificates when I leave the University?
You must download all of your data before leaving the institution. Unfortunately when your University account is deactivated, you will no longer be able to utilise the LinkedIn Learning service.

If you would like to continue using LinkedIn Learning after you leave the institution, you can sign up for a consumer account by contacting the LinkedIn Learning customer services where your details may be migrated to a new account.