Badging & Certification

Announcing IBM Badges and new specializations on Coursera

Share this post:

While summer months are all about long, lazy days, it’s also the perfect time for skills building. Whether it’s for a new project you’ve undertaken or a new role you aspire to – or even a new hobby that interests you, there’s always something new to learn.

With our partnership with Coursera, not only are we providing you with learning paths to progress your skills, but also, we are making sure you get recognized for your efforts. IBM is delighted to announce the availability of IBM Digital Badges on Coursera. You can complete any IBM course on the Coursera platform, pass the end of course assessment and be eligible for the corresponding badge which contains verifiable data on the skills you acquired. If you have successfully completed any IBM Coursera course in the past, you will receive an email notification from Coursera with instructions for claiming the badge. Learn more about IBM Badge program on Coursera here

To help you raise your skills in the technology space, IBM is also pleased to announce a series of new specializations in Cloud and Data Science:

Introduction to Data Science SpecializationLaunch your career or further advanced learning in Data Science.

Applied Data Science SpecializationGet hands-on skills for a Career in Data Science. Learn Python, analyze and visualize data. Apply your skills to data science and machine learning.

Advanced Data Science with IBM Specialization – Become an IBM-approved specialist in Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.

IBM Microservices SpecializationDevelop and deploy MicroServices with KUBERNETES… Learn microservices essentials.

Stay tuned as we continue to build out the IBM portfolio on Coursera with additional courses and offerings. Happy Learning..

 

More Badging & Certification stories
3 August 2020

IBM awards its three millionth digital badge (and disrupts the labor market in five big ways)

IBM has recently issued its three millionth digital badge! What started out as a simple idea to attract talent has turned into the most influential IT credential program in the world. Now, IBM has issued its three millionth badge and hosts about 2,500 activities where badges are issued. The idea was born in a conference […]

Continue reading

3 July 2020

New certification: IBM Certified Developer – Cloud Pak for Applications v4.1

IBM is pleased to announce the release of a new certification – IBM Certified Developer – Cloud Pak for Applications v4.1 An IBM Certified Application Developer is a technical professional that understands the concepts essential to modernizing existing applications and developing and deploying new cloud native applications using IBM Cloud Pak for Applications. They have […]

Continue reading

17 June 2020

IBM Connected Credentials: Evolving the IBM Skills Recognition Framework

IBM’s training and education programs are driving outcomes for our learners.  New learning paths with roadmaps highlighting skill credential options, updated content, and new digital learning options are fostering meaningful engagement, higher completion rates, and more IBM credentialed skills in the ecosystem. These outcomes are significantly influenced by IBM’s comprehensive digital credentialing framework by extending […]

Continue reading