Digital Badges

What are digital badges?

Global Digital Assurance digital badges are clickable, graphic representation of the designations, membership grades and qualifications awarded to you – by us. They can be shown on a social networking profile, embedded into an email signature or web page and also shared through email or social media.

Unlike paper certificates digital badges make it easy for you to demonstrate your competencies and achievements to employers, clients and peers online. Each digital badge has a unique URL that can be shared electronically via social media, in your email signature, on your CV, and more.

What makes digital badges special?

The Global Digital Assurance digital badges are the world’s only accreditation for assurance review professionals.

The issuing of the highly secure, Global Digital Assurance digital badge, ensures that each and every assurance review professional is certified annually to industry best practices, and is reviewed by our expert panel of assessors, so as to meet government and organisationally specific assurance standards and methods.

The digital badge also allows organisations to instantly verify the credentials of assurance reviewers, when selecting assurance review teams for the program or project assurance reviews.

How do I know if I’m eligible for a digital badge?

Global Digital Assurance currently awards digital badges for the following assurance accreditations:

Why use digital badges?

Digital badges help you gain recognition by allowing you to easily display and share your achievements. As they are available online they are portable and transparent, and the detail behind each badge means others can see what it took for you to earn the award.

Digital badges are especially valued by those whose professional careers and achievements are represented on careers and networking sites such as LinkedIn. According to LinkedIn research, profiles with certifications and badges receive six times the number of profile views.

What are Digital Credentials?


How to claim your Global Digital Assurance digital badge?

  1. Successfully complete your selected Global Digital Assurance training course for assurance reviewer accreditation
  2. You will receive an email from Acclaim with your Global Digital Assurance digital badge
  3. Accept your digital badge and set up an Acclaim account
  4. Share your Global Digital Assurance digital badge to your online networks

How to share your Global Digital Assurance digital badges?

How secure is my Global Digital Assurance digital badge?

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