Badging and Certificates

Badging and Certificates

A certificate (printed or digital object) or badge (digital object) is presented to participants for successfully completing a course, professional education, or attendance at a specified event.

May be used to document Continuing Education Units.

May be used for submission to licensing or certification boards (certificate only).

A digital certificate/badge awarded by the University of Florida and powered by Credly represents the student’s knowledge, skill, and competency achieved in a specified area of instruction/learning.

Culinary Class Earned Certificates
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Accessible and verifiable by employers.

Includes Course Learning Objectives (CLO) and Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) that were assessed.

Can be used on resumes, email signatures, ePortfolios, and social media.

May demonstrate in-demand industry skills.