What is a Microsoft Digital Badge?

Communicating your credentials can be a challenge in today’s online marketplace so Microsoft has partnered with Credly to award badges for your certification achievements. Badges are digital representations of your achievements, consisting of an image and metadata uniquely linked to you. When someone views your badge, they can learn more about your skills and verify the badge’s authenticity—ensuring only you can take credit for your skills.

Benefits of Microsoft Digital Badges

  • Combine your credentials to form a complete overview of your skills
  • Display your accomplishment in your e-mail signature
  • Display your qualifications on social and professional networking sites
  • Provide employers with easy, valid verification of your credentials

Learn more about Microsoft badges at

Getting Your Badge

Browse the schedule of courses which qualify for a Microsoft Digital Badge. Microsoft will issue your badge after you’ve earned a certification or passed an exam. For any questions please contact your local Academy contact.
Credly Support: For questions related to your Credly badge earner account and profile, as well as issues related to claiming your badge after receiving a notification, go to