Active Interest Media helps enthusiasts dig even deeper into their hobbies with a diverse online education platform that provides digital courses and downloadable content across a wide range of topics. Taught by AIM’s subject-matter experts with video and interactive sessions, our classes make field-tested techniques available to anyone at any time for the ultimate in actionable content and accessibility.


Learn anywhere

Browse the material on your phone, laptop, or tablet—wherever you have an internet connection.

Take your time

Revisit the material as often as you like, anytime of day or night. Once you buy it, it’s yours forever.

Satisfaction guaranteed

Don’t love it? Let us know within 14 days, and we’ll give you a full refund.

Boaters University

Boaters University offers courses to make your time on the water safer and more enjoyable. Learn boat handling, engine repair, seamanship, survival at sea, fishing, how to read the weather and more. You’ll find expert instruction from the brands you trust. 

Creative Home U

Upgrade any home project with online classes from Creative Home U. Powered by Woodsmith, Log & Timber Home Living, Garden Gate and more, you’ll learn valuable skills that take your hobby or dream home project to the next level. From food photography and container gardening to table saw basics and landscaping, your skill set and confidence will grow.  

Popular Woodworking

Discover hundreds of woodworking how-to videos from world-class instructors on techniques, tools, projects, SketchUp and more! Start becoming a better woodworker today or find a new project to build with the best woodworking video collection amassed anywhere on the web. 

Script University

Focused on screenwriting, Script U delivers high-quality content from industry professionals to help you succeed in both improving your craft and discovering opportunities for a successful writing career. 

Traditional Building Conference Series

The Traditional Building Conference Series delivers focused, relevant education and training for architects, contractors, craftspeople, designers, building owners and facilities managers in a time efficient format for AIA Continuing Education Credits.

Writer's Digest University

Whether you’re writing a book, an article, a blog or a personal essay, WDU’s expert instructors will provide advice, real-world experience, motivation and drive to help you achieve your goals.