What is a digital badge?

A badge issued through Acclaim is a digital representation of a learning outcome, experience or competency. It can be shared and verified online in a way that is easy and secure. They can be shared across the Internet for maximum visibility and recognition. You can embed your badge to a website, email signature, resume or social network. Employers and other interested parties can easily view and verify your credential and the skills and experience required to earn it.
A badge issued through Acclaim is a digital representation of a learning outcome, experience or competency. It can be shared and verified online in a way that is easy and secure. They can be shared across the Internet for maximum visibility and recognition. You can embed your badge to a website, email signature, resume or social network. Employers and other interested parties can easily view and verify your credential and the skills and experience required to earn it.

Who is Acclaim?

Acclaim is a badging platform by Credly. Credly is leading the digital credential movement, making talent more visible and opportunity more accessible.
Acclaim is a badging platform by Credly. Credly is leading the digital credential movement, making talent more visible and opportunity more accessible.

How do digital badges benefit?

If you've been issued a badge, it's because you've earned recognition for a learning outcome, credential, association or professionally-relevant achievement. Take credit for your abilities and increase your chances of being noticed by your network and potential employers by displaying your badge over LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other online destinations.

How can someone verify that my digital badge is authentic?

Your digital badge is linked to your profile on the Credly site. Each certificate and profile has a unique URL which will display your badge information if you choose to share it online.
Your digital badge is linked to your profile on the Credly site. Each certificate and profile has a unique URL which will display your badge information if you choose to share it online.

Can someone copy or steal my badge?

No, your digital badge is awarded to the name and email address you used to complete your certification program. If someone were to copy the badge image, it would be unverified and invalid. If you encounter any individual who appears to be misusing the digital badge image or your unique URL, please contact us at [email protected]
No, your digital badge is awarded to the name and email address you used to complete your certification program. If someone were to copy the badge image, it would be unverified and invalid. If you encounter any individual who appears to be misusing the digital badge image or your unique URL, please contact us at [email protected]

How can I receive my own digital badge?

Undergoing GICT’s certification program and by fulfilling the requirements.
Undergoing GICT’s certification program and by fulfilling the requirements.

Can I claim more than one badge?

Yes, you will be able to claim multiple badges for each program you successfully complete.
Yes, you will be able to claim multiple badges for each program you successfully complete.

When will I receive my badge?

An email notification will be sent to you within 2 weeks upon successful completion of the program requirements.
An email notification will be sent to you within 2 weeks upon successful completion of the program requirements.

Will my digital badge ever expire?

At the moment, certificate and badges issued by GICT Training do not expire.
Yes, you will be able to claim multiple badges for each program you successfully complete.