What is Lumin?

Lumin is a purpose-built, online learning platform designed to build the marketing, fundraising, social media and communications skills of the community and social change sectors.

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Built for social change professionals

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Lumin is designed to support you at your level – from beginner to advanced. Lumin helps you learn at your own pace and build the skills you need to support your work.

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Our courses are designed to support you as your capacity and skills grow. Lumin’s courses are developed, written and presented by professional education, communications and marketing experts that will take you step by step through each course.

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Every course helps you create collateral for your organisation. You can simply learn, or you can learn and create. Lumin’s goal is to build capacity and help you produce materials that you can use on a daily basis.

How it works

When you sign up to Lumin, you’ll have access to our full range of courses, taught by leading communicators. You’ll be able to develop your marketing strategy, deliver a media relations campaign, create video content and much more.


Sign up for unlimited access to every course


Choose a course to get stated


Watch the short video lessons to learn skills


Use the handouts to put it into practice


Then, complete the rest of the lessons in the course and you’re ready to go

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Expert Insights

Discuss sector trends and insights with leading thinkers

Lumin asks leading community, philanthropic and business specialists to discuss their views on giving, marketing and communications trends, government relations and the community and social change sector.

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Lumin podcast

On the Lumin podcast, we shine a light on the stories and skills that the social change sector needs to be effective. We engage the people and organisations who are working to create social good, giving them the skills they need to market, sell and explain the work they’re doing. If you have such a story, we want to hear from you.

Interested in training for your organisation?

Let Lumin create a training package for you or your organisation. Our micro-consulting service gives you access to our roster of subject matter experts, to augment online training with bespoke advice and action

We will map a bespoke training curriculum to your needs, whether that’s a training session in your office, a webinar, a custom course or a workshop in our purpose-built training centre.

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