sample badgeVirtual badges are an enhanced feature that we are integrating with some of our professional development courses.

badge (noun) : a distinctive emblem worn as a mark of office, proof of skills, membership, achievement, licensed employment, etc.

badge (noun, simplified) : a visual representation of a learning experience, achievement, outcome, competency or affiliation

Badges are:

  • Visual representations of skills and concepts that will prove your claims on resumes to employers
  • Achieved ONLINE as you master skills and concepts within courses you take
  • Part of your class record
  • Can be shared to your social media sites, LinkedIn and/or online portfolios to share with employers and friends
  • Added to new and existing classes over time at no extra cost

Look for the Badge Icon.