Restricted Class Topics

Skillshare classes cover a wide variety of topics related to creativity, the arts, design, freelance, entrepreneurship, lifestyle, and productivity. There’s a lot of room for unique and specific skills and expression within these fields, but some topics are off-limits on Skillshare. 


The following class topics are not permitted on Skillshare: 


  • Classes focused on passive income business strategies, or amassing fast followers
  • Classes about dating, romance, or relationships 
  • Classes about teaching on other educational platforms
  • Classes that show students how to resell existing products or services (such as drop-shipping or multi-level marketing)
  • Classes about medical content or that are related to the medical field (e.g., holistic medicine, dieting, nutrition, weight management) 
  • Classes about mathematics, standardized testing, physical and life sciences (e.g., biology, chemistry) or classical engineering (e.g., biochemical, aerospace, mechanical, electrical engineering)
  • Classes that focus on or consistently reference any of the following: religion, spirituality, politics
  • Classes about fitness and/or exercise
  • Classes that focus on pet care (e.g., grooming, training)
  • Classes that focus on beauty regimens or cosmetology


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