Economist Education

The Economist

User guide

Accessing the program is quick, easy and simple
  • Simply click on the course you want to access on the sign in page
  • Enter your name and email address and click "Ok. Now take me to my training."
  • When you exit the course, you will see a page where you can complete your account registration process. Please enter a password and create your account.
Use one of the following supported browsers:
  • Internet Explorer 7 and higher
  • FireFox 2 and higher,
  • Safari 1.0 and higher,
  • Google Chrome (all versions)

Please make sure to use the same email address each time you log in so that you access the same account and keep track of your progress.

You may also need to adjust your browser settings:
  • Allow pop-up windows
  • Depending on security settings, you may have to add as a trusted site in the browser
  • Enable third-party cookies
  • 800 x 600 minimum screen resolution but we like 1024 x 600 or 1024 x 768 better :)
Tips on navigating the course

Turn your volume on – turn your speaker volume up or put your headphones on to hear course narration

At the top of the first page of each topic, you will see the title and number of the lesson and the title and number of the topic. It will correspond to the Course Map navigation list on the left.

Step 6: Titles

If you stop at a certain topic, the system will bookmark it for you so you can go back to the same topic when you start again.

Locating where you are in the lesson