Subscription invitations will have the subject “[Admin name] has invited you to OpenSesame Plus” and will look like this:
Click the button to get started.
If there is already an OpenSesame account associated with your email address, using the button to log in will link up your existing account to the new subscription. Once that’s done, you can skip to the next section.
If you are new to OpenSesame, clicking the button will reach a unique registration page where your email address will automatically appear:
Please create a password. It must:
- Have eight or more characters
- Contain at least one digit
- Include both upper- and lower-case letters
- Include at least one symbol
Next, confirm your password and click the “Continue” button.
Enter your name on the next page. This name will be visible to the training administrator who invited you. If you wish, you may also add a profile picture, which is optional:
Finally, click the “Complete” button to create your account. You will see a success message and land on your dashboard, which will be empty:
Getting started with a full OpenSesame Plus subscription
If you’ve been invited to a full subscription and have not used OpenSesame before, you will begin with a blank dashboard. If your training administrator has shared a List with you, you’ll find it by selecting “My Lists” under the account name at top right. Otherwise, use the search bar to find topics in our catalog:
On the results page, toggle on the “OpenSesame Plus” filter to ensure that you’ll be able to launch any course that appears:
Next, hover over any course and click its title:
This will bring you to the Course Details Page. Note the “play” icon in the middle of the course image:
Hover over that image to reveal a “Begin Course” button. Clicking that button will launch your course in a new tab.
As soon as a course has been launched it will appear in your dashboard.
If you have further questions, our Support team is here to help via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via live chat and phone. Feel free to reach us at (503) 808-1268, ext. 2, or at +44 203 744 5541 in Europe.