The University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) offers free online courses to train teachers in teaching online.

UPOU pioneered in online teaching and learning and continues to play a leading role in the study and practice of open learning and distance education in the Philippines.

University of the Philippines Open University (UPOU) Free Online Courses

Google Classroom and Course Materials Conversion for Online Delivery

My Virtual Classroom

Open Educational Resources for Online Teaching

Designing Learning for Online Instruction

Learner Support in Online Teaching and Learning

Assessment in Online Teaching

Quality Assurance in Online Teaching

The courses are available at Other free online courses on various areas are also available in the platform. Completers of the courses will receive a digital certificate. For more information or concerns, email

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