Getting started with CRN Learn - essential information


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You will need a modern web browser in order to access CRN Learn.  Please Click here to find out more.  


New Users

There are different procedures for NIHR staff and non-NIHR staff.    

For the purposes of accessing CRN Learn, you are a member of NIHR staff only if you have an email address ending @nihr.ac.uk.   

  • Non-NIHR staff 

    Non-NIHR will need to set up an account on CRN Learn.  It is very important that you complete the whole account creation process in one sitting.  Learn more about creating an account
  • NIHR staff 

    Accounts on CRN Learn are created automatically for NIHR staff via the NIHR hub but you will need to complete certain information in your profile. Learn more about accessing your account.


Accessed CRN Learn previously?

There are different procedures for NIHR staff and non-NIHR staff.

For the purposes of accessing CRN Learn, you are a member of NIHR staff only if you have an email address ending @nihr.ac.uk.   
  • Non-NIHR staff

    If you created an account on CRN Learn before the end of November 2015 but are accessing the site for the first time since then, you will need to re-set your password. 
    Find out more.

Enrolment keys

To access many of our courses you will need an enrolment key (ie. a code comprising letters and numbers).  When you come to apply for the key, you may find it helpful to read the information contained here