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Welcome to our Online Instruction Center !

Here you will find a wide range of courses delivered entirely over the Internet. Courses are taught by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. All courses include lessons, quizzes, 24-hour access, interactive discussion area, supplemental materials, and more! Browse the Catalog on the left hand side of this page to explore the courses we offer, or simply enter the keyword into the Search box above to search for courses.

Register for a course in two easy steps:

  1. Register with Oakton's Alliance for Lifelong Learning, and
  2. Select a Course and Enroll at the Online Instruction Center

To register with Oakton visit our New online Flexible Registration Service or fill out Non-credit Registration Form and fax or mail it to Alliance for Lifelong Learning. The mailing address and the fax number are printed at the bottom of the form. Important: Do not e-mail your registration form or credit card information!

To enroll at the Online Instruction Center, select the course you are planning to take, and click the "Enroll Now" button. To find the course browse the catalog on the left or use the search box at the top of the page. Follow the on-screen instructions to create your User ID and Password. On the first day of classes sign into the Online Instruction Center and select the My Classroom link to access your lessons.

Enjoy the course!


We are now offering Microsoft Office 2016 Courses! Register now for the November 11, 2015 session.

Looking for a great deal? Take advantage of our new Microsoft Office 2016 Value Suite (Includes Introduction to Word, Introduction to Excel, and Introduction to PowerPoint). Save $63 when you register for the Value Suite.

Individual Courses Available

  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016
  • Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016
  • Introduction to Microsoft Powerpoint 2016
  • Introduction to Microsoft Access 2016
  • Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016

All individual Microsoft Office 2016 courses are $129 and no senior discount. Please email us at for more information on how to register for the value suite.

Value Suite bundles are not eligible for partial drops or refunds. Transfers are available to other open sessions. Please refer to your school for additional details regarding drops, transfers, and refunds on Value Suite bundles.

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  2. Select a session start date on the Select Date page. You will then move on to the Sign In page.
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