To register for the course, click on the "Register" at the COL;s Understanding Open Educational Resources course homepage. The user will have to fill in the required details such as full name (to appear on the Certificate. This can’t be changed later), valid email, qualification etc. Also check the reCAPTCHA and accept the term and condition before clicking on the "Create account". The user will receive a verification link sent to the registered email to activate the account.

To reset the password, the user must click the Forgot password link on the login homepage. The user will then have to enter the registered email ID and click Reset Password. A 6-digit One Time Password (OTP) will be sent to the user via email, by which the user can log in again.

To change the password, the user has to navigate to the Change Password tab on the left-hand side of the course menu. The user must then enter the required details and click Change Password.

After logging in, the user must navigate to the My Course tab and click the Launch button to begin the course.

The user must first complete all the modules in the course and then go through an Assessment. Answering all the questions correctly in the Assessment is mandatory to complete the course.

Yes, there is a resume button in the course. After completing a session, when you re-launch the course, the system will ask you to resume.

Yes, a certificate is issued once the course is completed. The certificate will be available from the course Dashboard.

To get a certificate you need to score 80% in the test. If you fail to get the score, we encourage you to restart the course again.

There will be a View Certificate button on the course dashboard once you successfully complete the course. Once the user clicks the button, the certificate opens in a new tab to be downloaded (in PDF format) by the user. Please ensure that window pop-in is allowed in your browser.

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