I must concur that Kelby has some good material for learning both in text and on The Grid. I have never paid for training on his website, but I bought or was given a few of his books that helped make some of the transition from being an “Auto” photographer a lot less daunting. I got this set when it was just two and then later added the third:
I must say that he has some humorous stuff in there. I most appreciated his financial advice for gear as it gives you a low, medium and high cost option and gives you some explanation as to the cost-benefit. That is the kind of book I wish many “fauxtogs” would pick up to get some basics of the technical side of photography.