FDP Institute Digital Badges Program - FAQ
What is a digital badge?
Why is the FDP Institute offering digital badges?
Why is the FDP Institute partnering with Credly for these badges?
The badges offered through Credly are intended to validate and recognize achievements that demonstrate verifiable knowledge, skills, and capabilities. These are “résumé-worthy” accomplishments that are valued by employers, organizations, and clients.
How is a badge valuable to me?
What are labor market insights and how can I access them through Credly?
Is there a fee for this badge or to utilize Credly?
Claiming a Badge
How do I know if I will receive a badge?
When will I get the badge for my FDP Charter?
How will I be notified about my badge?
I do not want a digital badge, how do I opt-out?
Sharing Your Badge
How do I share my badge?
How do I add my badge to my LinkedIn profile?
How do I add my badge to my email signature?
Where can I share my badge?
You can find answers to frequently asked questions here: https://support.credly.com/ .
What if I don’t want my badge to be made public?
How do I keep someone else from copying my badge and using it?
Can I export badges issued through Credly to other badge-storing platforms? Yes. Your downloaded badge contains Open Badge Infrastructure (OBI)-compliant metadata embedded into the image. This allows you to store your badge on other OBI-compliant badge sites, such as the Mozilla backpack.
Can I import badges issued from other platforms into Credly? Not at this time.