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The power of your Justice U credentials

Justice U is committed to providing you with the tools necessary to clearly define and communicate your learning progress.

Our platform has two types of credentials available, depending on your program.


Digital badges and credentials

Justice U digital credentials provide a verifiable way for colleagues and employers to discern the skills you’ve learned and time you’ve invested in ongoing learning and training in the area of human trafficking.



Continuing education units and credits

Where applicable and possible, Justice U learning experiences will also provide relevant continuing education units for professional associations and specific industries.



Open digital badges and credentials

We understand that communicating your credentials in an ever-expanding online marketplace can be challenging.

That is why we have partnered with Credly’s Acclaim platform to provide you with a digital version of your credentials.

Information about your earned Justice U digital credentials is sent via email once earned. From there, you can claim your digital badge or certification, and begin to share on social sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter, or as a downloaded PDF.


Can be used in email signatures, digital resumes, and social media sites.


Contains verified metadata that describes your qualifications and the process required to earn them, communicating clearly to peers, employers, and your entire network.


The Acclaim platform provides many tools to manage your credentials the way that suits you best.


Types of Justice U credentials


Awarded for passing all of the courses in an entire learning curriculum. This represents the accumulation of all of the badges in a certification series. Typically 3-6 hours of learning.


Represents passing a single course; tied to a minimum score on a final exam for the course. Typically 1-3 hours of learning.


Coming soon! Represents completing a concise and specific learning component. Typically 20-40 minutes of learning.

Start earning badges with Justice U

Right now is a critical time to learn how to be effective and work together as entire communities.

Start with either of these two free badges:

Justice U Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Human Trafficking

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Human Trafficking Microbadge

Human Trafficking Awareness Badge

Frequently asked questions about digital credentials

We understand that communicating your credentials in an ever-expanding online marketplace can be challenging. That is why we have partnered with Credly to provide you with a digital version of your credentials.

Once you earn a badge with Justice U, you will receive an email notification from Credly with instructions for claiming your badge and setting up your account.

See support articles from Credly on accepting your badge.

You can share your badge directly from Credly to LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook; over email; embedded in a website or in your email signature.

See support articles from Credly on how to share your badge.

You can find answers to frequently asked questions here:

Open badges are web-enabled versions of a credential, certification or learning outcome which can be verified in real-time, online.


We have partnered with Credly to translate the learning outcomes you’ve demonstrated into a badge. The technology Credly uses is based on the Open Badge Standards maintained by IMS Global. This enables you to manage, share and verify your competencies digitally.

Credly is the end-to-end solution for issuing and managing digital credentials. Credly works with credible organizations to provide digital credentials to individuals, worldwide.
Representing your skills as a badge gives you a way to share your abilities online in a way that is simple, trusted and can be easily verified in real time. Badges provide employers and peers concrete evidence of what you had to do to earn your credential and what you’re now capable of. Credly also offers labor market insights, based on your skills. You can search and apply for job opportunities right through the Credly platform.
You can easily configure your privacy settings in Credly’s site. You’re in complete control of the information about yourself that is made public.
No. This is a service we provide to you, at no cost.
While badges are simply digital image files, they are uniquely linked to data hosted on Credly’s platform. This link to verified data makes them more reliable and secure than a paper-based certificate. It also eliminates the possibility of anyone claiming your credential and your associated identity.
Yes, you can download your badge from the Share Badge page. 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.

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