Create a digital record of your achievements and skills
Open Badges are digital certificates recognising learning and achievement. If you can demonstrate that you’ve learned from materials produced by the Scottish Social Services Council you can earn an Open Badge.Get started
What are Open Badges?
Open Badges are digital records of achievements and skills that are tied to assessment and evidence. Unlike paper certificates, Open Badges are manageable online.Learn more
Make the most of your Open Badges
Remember to share your badges online as soon as you receive them. You can list badges you have been awarded on social networks, your blog and ePortfolio.Find out more
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Loretto Care: 415 projectThis Open Badge recognises people who attend and participate in a session at The 415 Hub & Cluster Innovation Project which is a partnership between Loretto Care, Wheatley Group and Glasgow City Health & Social Care Partnership.
Iriss: Personal learning graduateThis Open Badge is awarded to graduates of the ‘Grow your personal learning network’ online course facilitated by The Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services (Iriss) and the University of Strathclyde.
Making better decisions: Child care – inappropriate interventions scenarioThis Open Badge is awarded to people who work through the inappropriate interventions scenario on the child care section of our Making better decisions resource and complete a reflective account to demonstrate their learning.
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Anyone can earn, manage and display Open Badges across the internet. All you need is an email address.
Getting started with Open Badges
New to Open Badges and want to know more? We can help…
- What you need to know about Open Badges
- Applying for an Open Badge
- Preparing and publishing your evidence
- Making the most of your Open Badges
- How to issue Open Badges (webinar)