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Town of Grimsby Announces Exciting Partnership with LinkedIn Learning to Offer Free Access

For Immediate Release

June 6, 2023

Town of Grimsby Announces Exciting Partnership with LinkedIn Learning to Offer Free Access to Employees and Local Residents

Grimsby, ON –

The Town of Grimsby, along with the Grimsby Public Library, is proud to announce a ground-breaking collaboration with LinkedIn Learning, the renowned online learning platform. This partnership provides free access to LinkedIn Learning's vast library of high-quality courses to all employees and residents of Grimsby who possess a valid library card.

With the labour market landscape rapidly evolving, the demand for continuous learning and upskilling has become more critical than ever. Recognizing the importance of continuous education, the Town of Grimsby has taken a progressive step forward by joining forces with LinkedIn Learning to offer unparalleled learning opportunities to its employees. By investing in the growth and development of its workforce, the Town strives to cultivate a culture of innovation, adaptability and excellence. As part of this collaboration, all employees of the Town of Grimsby will have unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning's extensive collection of online courses. With thousands of video lead courses covering a diverse range of subjects, including technology, business, creative arts, and personal development, employees will have the opportunity to acquire new skills and stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends. “Our employees now have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and acquire new skills at their own pace, which ultimately strengthens our organization as a whole. By investing in our employees' continuous learning, we not only promote personal growth but also foster a culture of innovation and adaptability” said Dan Rummo, Human Resources Manager. 

Furthermore, this initiative extends to the residents of Grimsby. Individuals with a valid library card will gain complimentary access to LinkedIn Learning, empowering them to enhance their professional skills, foster personal growth, and advance their career aspirations.

By providing free access to LinkedIn Learning, the Town of Grimsby aims to promote a culture of continuous learning and empower individuals to reach their full potential. The collaboration reflects the Town's commitment to investing in the growth and development of its employees, while also contributing to the education and enrichment of the local community.

"We are thrilled to partner with LinkedIn Learning to offer this exceptional opportunity to our employees and the residents of Grimsby," said Sarah Kim Acting CAO. "We firmly believe that investing in education and providing access to high-quality learning resources is essential for personal and professional growth. We are proud to be able to support our employees in their career development and contribute to the educational advancement of our community."

This partnership with LinkedIn Learning exemplifies the Town of Grimsby's dedication to fostering a knowledge-driven environment and strengthening of the local workforce. By equipping employees and residents with the tools they need to thrive, the Town of Grimsby continues to set a benchmark for organizations committed to lifelong learning.

“Every community member will find and benefit from the variety of courses available through LinkedIn Learning. All you need is a library card. Visit us at the library to get connected” said Kathryn Drury, CEO and Chief Librarian, Grimsby Public Library.

For more information about the Town of Grimsby's collaboration with LinkedIn Learning and the access process, please visit the Town of Grimsby Public Library located at 18 Carnegie Lane or their website:

About the Town of Grimsby

Grimsby is a vibrant town committed to fostering growth, innovation, and lifelong learning. With its picturesque setting, strong community spirit, and dedication to providing exceptional services, Grimsby is an ideal place to live, work, and thrive.

About LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online learning platform that offers a vast library of courses covering a wide range of subjects, including technology, business, creative arts, and personal development. With a mission to help individuals discover and develop the skills they need to succeed, LinkedIn Learning empowers learners around the world with accessible and engaging educational content. To learn more, visit

Contact Information:

Dan Rummo

Human Resources Manager | 905-309-2036

Kathryn Drury

CEO and Chief Librarian, Grimsby Public Library | 905-309-2065

Contact Us

Town of Grimsby
160 Livingston Avenue
Grimsby ON, L3M 0J5
Phone: 905-945-9634
Fax: 905-945-5010

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