How to create an online course
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How to create an online course

Learn a step by step process on how to create online courses. Making passive income whilst delivering quality content.
4.5 (9 ratings)
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75 students enrolled
Created by Wayne Farrell
Last updated 2/2019
English [Auto-generated]
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 3 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to create an online course from start to finish
  • What resources you need to create an online course
  • How to make a passive income from online courses
  • How to get ideas about what course to create
  • How to price your course
  • Discover your target audience
  • Different types of platforms you can use to host and sell your courses
  • PowerPoint
  • Webcam
  • Microphone
  • Willingness to experiment and learn
  • PC and internet connection

In this course you will learn a simple step by step process of how to create your own online course from start to finish. From how to decide on what you may want to teach, to the tools and resources you may need.

One of the awesome things about creating an online courses, is that you can do something you really enjoy and make a passive income from it. This course is from anyone who is a complete novice and never produced a course, to people who have created off line courses and now want to learn how to take their knowledge online.

If you are like many people in the world, you have invested many hours and loads of money in learning new skills.  Now you have the opportunity to put those skills to great use, by teaching others how to do it, whilst you get rewarded for your efforts.

In this training you will learn,

How to decide on your course topic                                                    

Discovering who your target audience might be,                                                     

Choose your course type                                                            

Choose your course delivery platform                                         

Create your course content                                                         

Course creation                                                                          

Landing page secrets                                                               

Find your pricing and positioning sweet spot                              

Pre-launch, follow-up and keeping them engaged                        

Creating incentives that grow your list                                     

Writing a client-attracting email series                                     

and more   

We will look at some free tools you can use to get started, as well as some paid tools you may want to use. Creating your online course does not have to cost you anything. You can literally design, produce, host and promote your course with very little capital outlay. So you can start making money from your online courses without expensive equipment and software. 

There are 2 easy to follow, downloadable colour manuals to help you through the process. With various exercises and tasks to assist you in creating your online course.

Who this course is for:
  • People who want to learn how to create online courses
  • People who want to create a passive income
  • People who have offline products and want to learn how to sell them online
  • All types of businesses
  • People who are passionate about teaching
Course content
Expand all 34 lectures 02:23:57
+ Introduction
1 lecture 06:57

This is an introduction to the training and the course content.

Preview 06:57
+ Module 1 - Decide on your course topic
3 lectures 15:06

People often think that they have nothing to offer or that it is impossible for them to create a profitable Online Course. In this section we will look at some ideas and resources you already have to create an online course. Make sure to download your manual. It is an attachment to this video.

Decide On Your Course Topic Introduction

In this section we look at 3 things you may want to consider as you decide on your online course topic. - Focus on something you are passionate about teaching. - Solve the current most urgent problem or need for your ideal client. - Be in complete alignment with your business brand.

3 Things To Consider

Some exercises to assist you in deciding on your online course topic.

Exercise To Decide Your Course Topic
+ Module 2 - Who is your target audience
3 lectures 10:04

Introduction to understand and become clear on who your target audience might be.

Preview 02:40

In this section we look at some ways you you can do research on your target market and what they might be looking for.

6 Ways To Research Your Market

This section includes a couple of exercises to create your client avatar and what they are looking for.

Create Your Client Avatar Exercise
+ Module 3 - Choose your course type
1 lecture 06:17

What type of course do you plan on creating? In this section we look at some popular course types.

Choose Your Course Type
+ Module 4 - Choose your course delivery platform
5 lectures 14:52

Decide on how you intend to deliver your course material. Your delivery system needs to be as carefully researched and targeted as the rest of your Online Course components. Choose a delivery system that suits your own learning preferences, time constraints and comfort as much as your ideal participant.

Choose Your Delivery Platform

Depending on your course delivery method, you may need to also consider essential tools, software, apps or services. In this section we take a look at some of these.

What Will You Need?

Your delivery platform can make or break your Online Course. You might rather want to host it independently, rather than operate under the aegis of a teaching website. Or you could consider striking a happy medium and using a professionally-developed Online Course platform. In this section we discuss some of the various types of platforms and their benefits.

Choose The Best Delivery System

In this section we discuss some reliable tools and resources you may consider to help create your online course. These can help you to save some time.

Choose Your Tools And Resources

Here are a couple of exercises to help you decide on the right delivery platform and tools for you.

Exercise To Decide On Your Delivery Platform
+ Module 5 - Create your course content
2 lectures 12:24

Now it is time to start creating your course content and curriculum.

Create Your Course Content

Exercise to assist you in becoming clear on what you may be delivering in each module or section of your online training. There is also a downloadable PDF "Create your signature program" workbook that my coaching students use to create their signature program course content. This will also greatly assist you to create the content for your online course.

Exercise - Module Planner
+ Module 6 - Course creation
6 lectures 31:28

Now that you are clear on your course content, it is time to actually create your course.

Course Creation

In this section we look at some tips when creating a landing page.

Landing Page Secrets

In this section we do a walk through of a actual landing page, how it flows and what the potential student sees.

Landing Page Overview

In this section you have an over the shoulder overview of how to create an landing page with Click Funnels.

Landing Page Creation Overview

In this section you have an over the shoulder overview of how to edit video and green screen within Cyberlink.

Cyberlink Overview

In this section you have an over the shoulder overview of how to create you course on the Udemy platform.

Udemy Course Creation Overview
+ Module 7 - Find your pricing sweet spot
5 lectures 18:24

It’s worth taking the time to ensure that you have an Online Course idea that is not only needed but stands out. Putting more care into the planning stage ensures you end up with an Online Course that will continue to make you money, over and over again, once it is created.

Stand Out From The Crowd

Pricing your programs, packages and Online Course can actually be much simpler than you might suppose.

Foolproof Pricing

In this section we look at increasing your value that you offer, rather than increasing your workload.

Increase Value - Not Workload

To make your name and be a raving success, your Online Course also needs one more element: Interactivity and that’s where your list comes in.

Grow An Active Community

Some exercises to assist you in deciding the right pricing point for your course.

Exercise - Pricing And Positioning Sweet Spot
+ Module 8 - Pre-launch, follow-up and keeping them engaged
6 lectures 24:21

Congratulations, you have created and launched your course. Now it is time to “Spread Your Message.” Many people think sales and marketing is the same thing. They are not.

Prelaunch-Follow Up-Keeping Them Engaged Introduction

Here we look at what to consider when creating incentives to increase your list.

Creating Incentives

Your subscribers have signed up and the beautiful part is they will be expecting emails from you. Here we look at some tips, ideas for your emails and a couple of exercises to make the process easier for you.

Writing Client Attracting Emails

10 Prelaunch strategies that are really useful for creating your list and selling your online course.

10 Prelaunch Strategies

What to do and not to do to look after your clients.

Customer Do's and Don’ts

If you are not already, then you can consider growing your income by delivering live events.

Grow Your Income With Live Events
+ Recap and close
2 lectures 04:04

Recap of what has been covered during the training and the steps to take.

Preview 02:04

A final word and closing.