Online learning for career and life skills from Golden Key

Golden Key Academy is a place of online learning created and run by Golden Key International Honour Society. It offers over 150+ hours of online training videos plus weekly live webinars, special events and access to a library of informative content covering career development, workplace readiness, communication, study skills, personal finance and leadership.

You need to be logged in and registered as a subscriber to access most of the content and to join events, including our weekly live webinars.

If you’re a member of Golden Key International Honour Society, you automatically get FREE access to Golden Key Academy. Click the button below to register using your Golden Key login details (you must use the same email and password).

Not a Golden Key member but still want to access Golden Key Academy? Click below to become a GK member or a GKA subscriber (scroll down to find out more about the difference between these options).

Upcoming live webinars:

New on GKA:

Talent Assessment Index by HFM ​

Discover and develop your talents, and find what gives you energy and engagement in the workplace. GKA is delighted to offer our members and subscribers access to a suite of scientific, objective self-assessment tools, via our partner HFMtalentindex. These tools can be completed online and the report is immediately available.

Discounted FPD courses

We're proud to offer you access to amazing discounts on continuous professional development courses through a top Private Higher Institution: the Foundation for Professional Development. Courses include Project Management, Microsoft product training, Public Health, Research Methodology and more.


Personal Finance

Your journey to financial self-discovery

Body & Soul

Don’t fake it till you make it – Confidence tips from an actor

Career Development

Tips for graduates getting into the corporate sector

Life Skills

SMARTER goal setting


Your background should not limit your dreams

Body & Soul

Pregnancy and the workplace


Vision – A leader’s primary tool

Personal Finance

Is bankruptcy my only option if I am experiencing financial difficulties?

Learning & Education

The transition from high school to university


Career Development

How to write your resume for remote jobs

Workplace Readiness

How to stand out on LinekdIn – tips from a recruiter

Career Development

Packaging and presenting a powerful career portfolio

Learning & Education

How to manage your time effectively when doing study and research

Workplace Readiness

How to résumé / Professional CV writing guide by CV Profs, South Africa’s leading global CV writing firm

Learning & Education

Pursuit of Academic Excellence with Sifiso Nxumalo

Body & Soul

Starting your fitness journey

Life Skills

GKSA Mental Health Series Part 3: Coping with stress & academic pressures

Personal Finance

Finance For Youth: A Personal Journey to Financial knowledge and freedom

50+ hours of online training

Watch videos of experts covering a wide range of career, study and life readiness topics.

Develop your career

A vast library of advice and content to help you navigate your career and score your dream job.

Become a stronger communicator

Get expert tips for communicating more effectively and developing yourself as a leader.

100% Online training

Access GKA any time from anywhere in the world – all of our content is totally digital.

Exclusive thought leadership

Content created by experienced, knowledgable industry experts – many are GK members!


Golden Key Academy is a supportive space of online learning for career + life readiness. It's created and run by Golden Key International Honour Society.


Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society for graduate and undergraduate students, and membership is by invitation to the top 15% of students.