Staff Notices

Participate in The #UWIOER Challenge

Posted Thursday, February 15, 2024

All educators, administrators, students or persons passionate about sharing your knowledge and skills are specially invited to participate in the “#UWIOER Challenge” which runs until March 15, 2024 — with amazing prizes to be won!

In order to enter the #UWIOER Challenge, all you need to do is:

1.    Complete a 2-hour self-paced online training course Understanding Open Educational Resources (OER) designed by the Commonwealth of Learning (COL).  

2.   Submit your certificate of completion to  

This course, offered free of charge by the Commonwealth of Learning, is an incredible opportunity to delve into the world of OERs at your own pace. Throughout this course, you will gain valuable insights into the significance of OERs in education and explore its vast potential for creating accessible and adaptable learning resources. Upon successful completion you will receive a certificate of completion from the COL.

-Title: Understanding Open Educational Resources (OER) 

-Provider: Commonwealth of Learning (COL) 

-Duration: Approximately 2 hours to complete 

Take advantage of this opportunity to enhance your understanding of OER as well as win Gift Certificates from The UWI Bookshop

Winners will be drawn and announced on April 4 during the The UWI Faculty Cafe event. 

Click Here to Enroll and Start the Course