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Digital Badges

Digital Credentials and Badging


ARMA Digital Credentials

The future in credentialing is digital badging and ARMA offers our professional community digital credentials through the use of digital badging. Show your certificate on your LinkedIn profile, website, or other professional space on the web. ARMA has partnered with one of the most respected names in the digital credentials industry, Credly, to bring this new opportunity to you.

You can now share your professional accomplishments in the Information Management and Information Governance professions through our digital badges, a quick and easy tool to use!

Your digital badge can be posted on your social media channels, attach them to your email signature, and add them to your personal website.

What is a digital badge?

The digital badge offers members a visible, verifiable and sharable recognition of their professional achievements. It also reflects that your education and skill set are up to date.

 

What is the benefit of having a digital badge? 


A digital badge helps individuals gain recognition for significant professional development by allowing them to easily share their achievements with friends, colleagues and employers! Spread the word - after all, you earned it! 

 

How you will receive your ARMA badge


Within six weeks of earning your credential, you will receive email notification from the ARMA Digital Credentialing System (from arma@credly.org) that you have earned a digital badge. When you click through the Get Started button, you’ll be asked to create an account by assigning a password. Once the account is created, your badge will be added to your profile. 


You can also visit our Credly page to view badge examples or view the Credly video and infographic below for more information on digital badges and how to use them to your benefit.

  

 Putting credentials to work from Credly on Vimeo. 

 

Digital badges FAQ

 

Questions about digital badges and how they work? Click here to view our full list of FAQs for more info. Find answers to your questions such as:

 

  1. How do I accept my badge?
  2. How will someone know my digital badge is authentic
  3. If I have other badges that aren't from this site, how do I consolidate them? 

 

Read more about what others are saying about digital badges and the effect they have on your career: