About the Digital Learning Institute

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The Story Behind the Digital Learning Institute

The Digital Learning Institute was founded in 2018 and we are the global leaders in digital learning education. We are comprised of a team of digital learning specialists with a passion for helping professionals reach their potential through digital learning design courses.

Since 2018, the Digital Learning Institute has helped thousands of students transition into digital learning careers. and improve a variety of company’s learning and development departments. We regularly work with global brands to upskill their teams in Learning & Development, product training, customer education and much more.

Our Impact

The Digital Learning Institute has helped thousands of students realise their potential as digital learning professionals with career advancements or accreditation as they enter a field. Students have gone from junior L&D professionals to senior management, implemented entirely new learning experiences for their companies, moved from on-site to corporate positions, and increases to their salaries.

The DLI alumni continue to be active in our DLI Community. The DLI Community hosts provides our alumni with regular platform talks, ongoing CPD, career advice and peer to peer networking. Alumni can also ask each other for help with specific questions they might have in their new roles.


Flex Labs was founded as the groundbreaking digital learning labs by John Kilroy & Nicola O’Neill.

Launch of the Professional Certificate in Instructional Design accredited through Newcastle University.

Course Accreditation

Our courses are university credit-rated by Glasgow Caledonian University (UK), listed in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. This means you will benefit from our courses being on the UK and European qualification frameworks, with global framework equivalence.


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