Create & Enroll Users in a Course

Applicable plans Starter Essentials Business Advanced

You can create a user at any time on any plan in Thinkific, but enrolling a user manually in a course is a paid plan feature.


On the left sidebar of the Admin Dashboard, click Users. Next, either View a current student, or Create New User if you need to create the user.

If creating a new User, enter their information

Enter the following information:

  • User’s First name
  • User’s Last name
  • User’s Email Address
  • User's Password

Note: for a 'normal' student account, you do not need to select any of the User Roles.

Click Save Changes when done.

Check that user has been added

Return to main user report page, and new user should be listed. Click view to see user details.

Enroll a user in course

Within the User's detail page you have the option to Enroll that user into a course and Bundle. Click Enroll User in a Course or Bundle to enroll user in a new course.

Select course

Choose a course from the Drop Down Menu. 

Once you have selected the course click Enroll

After you hit Enroll the student will be enrolled in the course and they will receive the Course Welcome Email if it is enabled in the Notifications area.

If you need any assistance with this please get into contact with us by clicking on the Help icon in the bottom right hand corner of your Dashboard. 

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