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Winter/Spring 2021: Details and Resources Here.

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Let the learning begin: All faculty and staff now have access to, an online subscription library that teaches the latest software tools and skills through high-quality instructional videos taught by recognized industry experts.

By logging onto the portal to find out how to sign up or following the instructions below, the campus community can access more than 4,000 training videos on a broad range of subjects, including business skills, Leadership, photography, design, music and video, home computing, animation, and web design and development. New courses are added every week.

Access the library 24/7—even from your iPhone, iPad, Android device, or mobile phone, at home—and watch entire courses or single tutorial videos as you need them.

Exercise files let you follow along with the instruction as you learn, and bookmarks help you keep track of what you’d like to watch.

Start by viewing this short video: About our service. Please also check out: How To Use

How to sign up:
To access, Skillsoft, or Grovo, go to The Learn Academy through the CA Community Colleges Chancellor's Office and register noting your affiliation to Mission College.  Once your account Is set up click the “Learn” tab on the top navigation bar and you will have access to  Upon registering you will need to login to the Learn Academy to gain access to Lynda and Grovo. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is
A: is an online resource that provides video training on a variety of topics. Check out to get an idea of the various topics available.

Also check out this guide to with suggested training based off a survey of Classified Staff.

Q: Where do I get answers to technical questions?
A: Check out the FAQ.

Q: Can I use towards my growth incentive?
A: Unfortunately, no. is not an accredited college and does not apply for the growth incentive.

Career Profile Professional Development Workshop

Richard Knowdell provided a career development workshop for classified staff. Power Point presentations from his visit are available below. For more information on Richard, please visit his website.