Recognise and celebrate learning

Open Badge Factory provides the tools your organisation needs to implement a meaningful and sustainable Open Badges system.

Be successful with your badges!

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Latest news

10. 10. 2018

Mika Piipponen, Network Coordinator, from EHYT ry (Finnish Association for Substance Abuse Prevention) will present how they’re using Open Badges...

05. 10. 2018

Discendum organises an online Open Badge course in November 2018. Please note that the course is in Finnish. Both OBF...

21. 09. 2018

Satu Järvinen, CEO, from SkillSafari will present a great Open Badge use case in our upcoming OBF Academy webinar. The...

Maintenance notice: Open Badge Factory will be offline for scheduled maintenance on Tuesday Oct 16, from 16:00 to 17:00 (EEST)

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Issue and manage Open Badges!

Open Badges is an open standard developed by the Mozilla Foundation to recognise, validate and demonstrate learning that happens everywhere.

Open Badges are digital credentials, created and issued by organisations such as schools, vocational organisations, companies and employers for their students, members, staff, clients or partners.

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Features of Open Badge Factory

Open Badge Factory is a versatile platform for organisations wanting to create, issue and manage Open Badges.

Suitable for any organisation, big or small, Open Badge Factory is a user-friendly and cost-efficient service to start issuing Open Badges and building sustainable Open Badge ecosystems. Our platform Open Badge Factory is certified by IMS Global and follows the 2.0 version of the standard.

Become a trusted badge issuer

Manage all your badges in one place, but issue them in different systems

Issued badges go straight to the earner’s Open Badge Passport

Track the badges you issued and evaluate their value

Reach your earners by branded messages

Advertise your Open Badges in Open Badge Passport

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Service levels

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Basic

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Premium

A little extra!

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SUCCESS STORIES

"We work with academic staff and aim to develop their skills in teaching and learning; some of the areas covered are clearly identifiable skills or knowledge and were very amenable to being badged"

- Iain Mac Labhrainn, National University of Ireland, Galway

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Open Badge Passport

Open Badge Factory’s sister service Open Badge Passport makes receiving, storing, sharing and managing Open Badges easy for the badge earners. It is even possible to create portfolio pages with the service.

OBF Academy

Join our free Open Badge Factory Academy webinars to hear about the latest updates and new features, interesting use cases and get tips and ideas to develop your Open Badges strategy.

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