Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: Add a Certificate

A certificate can be used to provide students or faculty a mark of completion for an activity or course.  

To Add a Certificate:

1. Login to Moodle and select the course.

2. Click the Turn Editing on button at the top right corner of the page.

the Moodle edit button.

3. Click the Add an Activity or resource.

 the Add an activity or resource button at the bottom left of a topic

PLEASE NOTE: There are two different ways to complete the next step depending on which view you are in. If you see two separate drop-down boxes, click Add an activity and select Certificate.  For more information about this option, view Activity Chooser Option.

4. Select Certificate from the sidebar at the left, then click Add at the bottom.

Certificate Button

5.  Assign a Name to the certificate. Personalize the certificate in the Certificate Settings. When done, click Save and Return to Course

options for adding a certificate, with the name text box at the top and introduction box underneath

6. The Certificate will then appear in your selected section.

an example certificate added to moodle


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