Online training courses can help you to achieve recognised qualifications which can assist you in getting ahead in your career, but they can also help you develop more as a person! The discipline of self teaching can bring out a lot in our personalities, and having that need to self govern and teach your own course can bring about a new feeling of importance and worth.
When you go to a college course or to university, although you have the responsibility of attending your classes and lectures, it is still partly provided for you. When you teach yourself at home through an online course, it is solely up to you to fit in the requirements of the course into your day, as there are no teachers or proffessors telling you where and when to do things! It is up to you to take responsibility for your learning and allow yourself the time to complete the course.