CertiProf Certification Digital Badge Program - Credly
CertiProf announced the launch of a new Digital Certification badge program for its community to validate their skills and accomplishments through Credly's Acclaim Platform and contribute to realize the potential of our holders.
Credly is helping the world speak a common language about people’s knowledge, skills, and abilities. Thousands of employers, training organizations, associations, certification programs, and workforce development initiatives use Credly to help individuals translate their learning experiences into professional opportunities using trusted, portable, digital credentials. Credly empowers organizations to attract, engage, develop, and retain talent with enterprise-class tools that generate data-driven insights to address skills gaps and highlight opportunities through an unmatched global network of credential issuers.
Visit www.credly.com to learn more.
Amazon thoughts We provide digital badges as a benefit of earning an AWS Certification to showcase certification status. Take advantage of flexible options for recognition and verification. https://www.aws.training/certification
IBM thoughts IBM Digital Badges are reinventing how credentials are used to recognize achievement and contribution.
Q: What is an open badge?
A: Open badges are web-enabled versions of a credential, certification or learning outcome which can be verified in real-time, online.
Q: How does my certification get displayed as a badge?
A: We have partnered with Credly to translate the learning outcomes you’ve demonstrated into a badge, issued and managed through the
company’s Acclaim Platform. The technology Credly uses on its Acclaim Platform is based on the Open Badge Standards maintained by IMS
Global. This enables you to manage, share and verify your competencies digitally.
Q: What are the benefits of a badge?
A: Representing your skills as a badge gives you a way to share your abilities online in a way that is simple, trusted and can be easily verified
in real time. Badges provide employers and peers concrete evidence of what you had to do to earn your credential and what you’re now
capable of. Credly’s Acclaim Platform also offers labor market insights, based on your skills. You can search and apply for job opportunities
right through the Acclaim Platform.
Q: Who is Credly?
A: Credly is the end-to-end solution for issuing and managing digital credentials. Credly works with credible organizations to provide digital
credentials to individuals, worldwide. https://info.credly.com/about-us
Q: How will I know if I’ve earned a badge?
A: You will receive an email notification from the Acclaim Platform (email@example.com) with instructions for claiming your badge and
setting up your account.
Q: What if I don’t want my badge to be public?
A: You can easily configure your privacy settings in the Acclaim Platform. You’re in complete control of the information about yourself that is made public.
Q: What’s to keep someone else from copying my badge and using it?
A: While badges are simply digital image files, they are uniquely linked to data hosted on Credly’s Acclaim Platform. This link to verified data
makes them more reliable and secure than a paper-based certificate. It also eliminates the possibility of anyone claiming your credential and
your associated identity.
Q: Where and how can I share my badge through Credly’s Acclaim Platform?
A: You can share your badge directly from the Acclaim Platform to LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook; over email; embedded in a website or in
your email signature.
Q: What are labor market insights and how can I access them through Credly’s Acclaim Platform?
A: Labor market insights are pulled from live job requisitions. Based on your skills you can learn which employers are hiring, what job titles
you might be qualified for, salary ranges and more. Search active job listings and even apply for them with just a few clicks through the
Acclaim Platform. Access the labor market insights from your badge details page by clicking on Related Jobs, or by clicking on the skill tags
assigned to your badge.
Q: Can I export badges issued through Credly’s Acclaim Platform to other badge-storing platforms?
A: Yes, you can download your badge from the Share Badge page. Your downloaded badge contains Open Badge Infrastructure (OBI)
compliant metadata embedded into the image. This allows you to store your badge on other OBI-compliant badge sites, such as the Mozilla
Q: Can I import badges issued from other platforms into Credly’s Acclaim Platform?
A: Not at this time.
Q: I have a question about the Acclaim Platform. Where can I find support?
A: You can find answers to frequently asked questions here:
Sharing a Badge
Share it on LinkedIn
Embed it in an Email
Share it other ways