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OLC Institute Badges

The OLC Institute for Professional Development provides participants with the opportunity to earn various digital badges for completing specific workshops in our catalog of offerings. Earning these badges allows you to showcase newly earned skills and knowledge. 

Please note that you must complete ALL workshops listed under the specific badge to be eligible, and complete them within one calendar year. Badges are not issued for individual workshops. Note that badges are not being issued for programs completed prior to either 2018 or 2019, depending on the badge (the specific year is listed below each badge).


Accessibility Badge

Advanced Instructional Designer (Badge)

Copyright Compliance & Fair Use Badge

Faculty Foundations Badge

Gamification Badge

Learner Experience (LX) Design Methods Badge 

Neuro, Cognitive and Learning Sciences Badge

New to Online: Essentials Badge

Open Educational Resources (OER) Badge


  • Must register and successfully complete the following workshop:
  • Note that the OSCQR badge is not being issued for workshops completed prior to 2018.

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Certificate Programs

Advanced Online Teaching Certificate (AOTC) Program Badge

Instructional Designer Certificate Program Badge

Online Teaching Certificate Program

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Mastery Series

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