Creating Awesome Online Courses
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Creating Awesome Online Courses

Learn how to earn teaching your passion online.
4.4 (25 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
2,465 students enrolled
Created by Brad Newton
Last updated 8/2017
Current price: $12 Original price: $25 Discount: 52% off
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  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 12 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

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What Will I Learn?
  • Identify the reasons behind why you want to teach online
  • Become inspired by some of the highest earning instructors on Udemy
  • Learn different styles of shooting videos (I demonstrate this in this course, with different lectures)
  • Design a course using a simple visualisation tool (that I currently use)
  • Appreciate how video and course length will impact audience engagement levels
  • Setup basic equipment on a budget to start shooting videos
  • Understand where videos should be scripted
  • Leverage YouTube, Facebook, and Udemy Automated Messages to increase sales and brand awareness
  • Leverage negative feedback to your advantage to drive more course sales
  • Determine if someone will most likely buy your course
  • Pick a topic for your first course
  • Mentally prepare yourself for shooting high quality videos for your courses
  • Apply some general strategies for building trust with your audience
  • How to price your courses for sale on Udemy
  • Teach with confidence knowing you do not need to be an "expert"
  • Learn 4 simple strategies to apply if your course doesn't make sales
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  • This course is a crash course covering SOME of the fundamentals of teaching online
  • This is not a complete teacher training course
  • This course is designed around earning money from online courses specific to Udemy

This course is not sponsored or affiliated with Udemy, Inc.

Would you like to learn how you can supplement your existing income, or teach online courses full time, by sharing your passion with the world?

Does the idea of reaching 12 million hungry students with your knowledge, experience, and skill... and getting paid for it, excite you?

Udemy instructor & YouTuber Brad Newton with 10,000+ students from 140+ countries, who earns online income mostly teaching fitness courses, will share his current strategies for teaching online video courses in 2017.

By the end of this crash course, you will be able to:

  • Apply strategies to make money from teaching your passion online
  • Identify your motivation for teaching online
  • Learn the unmatched benefits that leveraging your online teaching career on Udemy can have with rapidly building your brand and following.
  • Be inspired by some of the highest earning Udemy instructors.
  • Learn the different styles of shooting videos as I use my own videos in this course to demonstrate the difference with shooting with different microphones and cameras.
  • Pick a topic to teach your first online course (EXCITING!!)
  • Use a simple visualisation tool to create online courses with ease.
  • Create online courses without feeling like you need to be the "expert of experts"
  • Determine if your course idea will sell
  • Shoot your videos at the correct length for maximum student engagement
  • Shoot professional-looking videos on a budget
  • Look your finest in front of the camera (even if you're nervous!)
  • Have expectations for when you should expect your first sale
  • Decide whether to script or not script your course
  • Decide the best time to quit your full time job (using a strategy I am currently using)
  • Appreciate the importance of building trust and connecting with your audience

Some of the Marketing & Course Monetization Strategies you will learn by the end of the course will be:

  • How you should leverage YouTube to market your course
  • How to leverage Facebook to get free course exposure
  • How to leverage Udemy Automated Messages to increase brand awareness
  • How to price your courses on Udemy for maximum sales
  • Apply 4 simple strategies if you are not making sales
  • How to leverage negative feedback to your advantage which can drive course sales

So what are you waiting for? We live in the best time in human history where anybody can share their knowledge and get paid for it. 

All you need is a laptop, internet connection, your passionate self (and this course), and I will see YOU on the inside!

Best regards,

Brad Newton

Who is the target audience?
  • People wanting to share their passion and knowledge with others by creating online courses
  • People with no prior experience teaching online
  • People with teaching experience but want to learn online course monetization strategies
  • People wanting to earn some residual income from teaching what they love
  • People wanting to learn some of the strategies I am using to earn income from my online courses
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Established businesses wanting to expand their existing brand or increase brand awareness
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Curriculum For This Course
32 Lectures
Getting Started
4 Lectures 21:03

You will learn about Brad and how he started his journey teaching his passion for health and fitness through online courses. 

Preview 03:48

Why do you want to teach online? Do you want to earn enough money through online teaching to eventually quit your job? In this video, Brad will encourage you to think of your motivation for teaching online and will discuss his own reasons for teaching online.

Preview 05:59

In this video, Brad introduces Udemy as a great place to begin your online teaching career if you have no social media following on any platform. He will demonstrate some of the infrastructure   that makes Udemy great for first-time online teachers, and he explores a few instructors that are earning over seven figures per year teaching online.

Preview 10:53

Getting Started As A Udemy Instructor
Practical Course Creation Strategies
20 Lectures 01:24:48

Brad discusses the easiest way for you to determine what you should teach as your first course, the benefits of injecting your personality into your course content, and how this can amplify your brand and your following.

Preview 08:26

Two Powerful Quotes

YOUR TASK: Picking A Course Topic To Teach

Most people believe they need to be the "expert of experts" before they can position themselves as an online teacher. In this video, Brad gives you a refreshed perspective on how you can begin sharing your talent and passion without feeling like you are inferior. 

Preview 05:52

YOUR TASK: Brainstorm What You Are Good At

Brad demonstrates how to structure your first online course by using one of his own courses as an example.

How To Design And Structure Your First Online Course

Fitness Courses To Help You

Brad will share a very simple course validation strategy to ensure you can have some certainty that your course will sell (before you start creating it).

The Easiest Way To Determine If Someone Will Buy Your Course

YOUR TASK: How To Easily Validate Your Course Idea

Important Points

Brad discusses the length you should strive to create your videos based off current market attention spans and how this can vary from platform to platform.

My Best Advice For How Long Your Videos And Courses Should Be

Important Points

In this video, Brad will demonstrate the most efficient equipment setup that he uses to create his videos and how this can be purchased on a tight budget. He also gives strategies for the type of presentation and screen recording software to use to present your course and video ideas.

How To Make Professional-Looking Videos For Your Courses On A Budget

Summary Of Software & Equipment Suggestions

In this video, Brad gives practical strategies to help you get comfortable with creating your own videos. He also shares some of the mistakes he made during the early stages of creating videos and online courses.

How To Perform At Your Best In Front Of The Camera

In this video, Brad sets realistic expectations for when you should expect your first sale from selling courses online.

When Should You Expect Your First Sale From Your Online Course

In this video, Brad discusses the pros and cons to scripting videos for online courses. He will share his story of how he planned on using a teleprompter to avoid facing his fear of improvised speaking in front of the camera.

Should You Script Your Course Or Not?

In this video, Brad shares a strategy that he is using at the moment to eventually resign from his full time corporate job to pursue his passion for teaching online.

When To Quit Your Full Time Job To Teach Online

My Financial "Exit Strategy"

Brad discusses the essential requirement for online course creators to focus on building a connection with their audience and how this basic marketing strategy can accelerate online course sales.

Why Building Trust And Connecting With Your Audience Is Essential
Marketing & Course Monetization Strategies
8 Lectures 56:01

In this video, Brad shares some simple strategies on how you can maximise YouTube to drive students to your online courses.

How To Leverage YouTube To Market Your Online Course

Summary Of YouTube Leveraging Strategy

In this video, Brad will share with you how easy it is to use Facebook to promote your online course, without spending any money. 

How To Leverage Facebook To Get Free Exposure For Your Online Course

In this video, Brad shares simple strategies to help build brand awareness around your online courses by effective use of Udemy Automated Messages.

Leveraging Udemy Automated Messages To Increase Brand Awareness

In this video, Brad will share tried and proven strategies for how to price your online courses on Udemy to maximise course sales.

How To Price Your Online Courses On Udemy To Maximise Sales

In this video, Brad shares 4 simple strategies that you can implement if you are not making sales on your online course.

4 Simple Strategies To Apply If You Are Not Making Sales

The 4 Simple Strategies Summarized

In this video, Brad shares effective strategies for dealing with negative reviews that students may leave on your online course. 

How Leveraging Negative Feedback To Your Advantage Can Increase Course Sales
About the Instructor
Brad Newton
4.4 Average rating
939 Reviews
24,533 Students
12 Courses
Best Selling Fitness Model Competitor | 24,500+ People

I'm a passionate fitness lifestyle vlogger that loves sharing everything I know about fitness with people like you.

Through my online fitness school, I create courses that teach you how to become a better version of yourself.

Here's the deal.

Would you like to never have to buy a cookie cutter meal plan again?

Would you like to learn the simple science to fat loss that magazines never teach you?

Would you like to learn from someone that practices what he preaches?

Would you like to learn the useless from the useful workout supplements?

Would you like to save thousands of dollars on fad diets, diet books, and weight loss seminars?

With my complete suite of fitness courses, you'll be able to get started on your own fitness journey by enrolling in any of my courses. 

You have a 30-day money back guarantee. If you don't like me, you'll get your money back (and you get to keep the course!)

Check my courses out today! You have nothing to lose...




I'm a fitness practitioner that practices everything I teach (add SeekFitLife on Snapchat and you will see the behind the scenes for yourself)

► As of June 2017, achieved 5th in the World Titles as a Fitness Model Competitor.

► Auditioned for the Australian Ninja Warrior TV Show.

► Bachelor of Science (Psychology)

► Formally out-of-shape, fatigued, and stressed that transformed into a fitness model competitor

► Scuba diver (open water, cave and drift diving)

► Vlogger on YouTube

► Ask me questions on Snapchat: SeekFitLife or Instagram @bradnewtonofficial