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Comprehensive Online Instructor Certificate Program


Let our Comprehensive Online Instructor Certificate program help you position yourself at the forefront of educators in your field! Available to all faculty and teachers across the nation, this certificate program is a series of fully online courses that will show you how to design and deliver a quality course via the Internet. Not only will you master today's fast- growing learning methodology, you will put yourself on a career path with unlimited potential.

With courses tailored to college faculty and to high school teachers, this comprehensive program includes self-paced, instructor-facilitated, and instructor-led courses. You will learn about both the technology and the pedagogy of online learning, and experience it as your students would.

This is an intensive certificate program comprised of six courses in which you will learn to teach online. In fact, you will actually develop a course that you intend to teach. Topics include online teaching pedagogy, technology, copyright, graphics, Web development and much more.

  • Participants must take all of the Section I courses: Introduction to Online Teaching, Blackboard Basics, Intensive Course Development, Copyright Issues, and Course Quality Assessment.
  • Participants must choose at least one of the Section 2 courses: Intro to Graphic Design, Intro to Web Development, or Intro to Captivate.
  • Except for the first two in the series, courses may be taken concurrently, enabling you to complete the program in as little as 10 weeks.


Upon successful completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Develop and deliver a lesson, module or entire course online.
  • Understand the pedagogy of online teaching and learning, and be able to accommodate multiple learning styles in online instruction.
  • Know how to evaluate your course for continuous quality improvement.
  • Understand copyright issues related to course development.
  • Know how to create and use digital elements in the course.

Once you're done, you will have launched your career potential to an atmospheric level!


Your performance will be based on course quizzes and online assignments. It will be your responsibility to access the course through your individual login, perform the required activities and assignments, and submit your completed work by uploading documents to the learning management system. Students must have a 70 percent or better score in each course to earn the certificate.

Enroll today! Checks and credit cards accepted, as well as purchase orders.

course quick facts
course code DED4027
cost $925.00
estimated time to
complete course
160 Hours
course materials
10 Weeks

Krista Heiser is an educational program development specialists and content expert that has created and taught a number of online course and certification programs, which covers topics such as Comprehensive Online Instructor Certificate Program.