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Arkansas Extension Online Courses for the General Public

We provide a range of online classes for the general public, many of them free of charge.

First you'll need to create an account and register at See the Courses Questions below for more info.

We are adding new classes regularly. Below is a list of our current class offerings:


Best Care Connected Logo

Best Care Connected is an online professional development course that provides 5 hours of training verified through Traveling Arkansas' Professional Pathways (TAPP). The course is offered free of charge by the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service in partnership with the Arkansas Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education.


Greening Your Life Logo - Hands holding a tree

Greening Your Life online course is a self-paced class with 9 module topics with information on water quality concepts, pollution prevention techniques, and ideas to help you better understand and protect Arkansas' water resources.




Guiding Childern Successfully

Guiding Children Successfully online training course for child care providers, parents, and all other individuals working with or caring for children.



Soybean Science Challenge Logo

Soybean Science Challenge online course is a self paced class with 6 module.  The Soybean Science Challenge is an educational project funded by the Arkansas Soybean Promotion Board to support secondary student scholarship and research to ensure the sustainability of soybean production in Arkansas. 



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  • Questions & Answers

    QuestionHow do I create a new account?

    AnswerCreate your own account in the Login box. Be sure you type in a valid email address.  The first and last names you enter will be how they appear on your course certificates.  In about 5 minutes, you should receive an email confirmation with instructions.  If the email does not arrive, check your junk email folder. 

    QuestionWhat do I do if I forgot my password?

    AnswerTo reset your password, select Lost Password? in the Login box.   Submit your username or your email address. If we can find you in the database, an email will be sent to your email address, with instructions how to get access again.

    QuestionHow do I contact the course instructor? 

    AnswerSelect the course you are interested in or are already enrolled in.  The instructor contact information is listed under contact(s). 

    QuestionWhat do I do when all else fails?

    AnswerEmail the site administrator at or call (501) 671-2086, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.