Cimarron Correctional Facility Adds MOS Certification to Vocational Program

Cimarron Correctional Facility (CCF) is a men’s medium security prison in Cushing, Oklahoma owned and operated by CoreCivic headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.  A few years ago, CCF wanted to improve their vocational program by adding industry-recognized certification to help inmates validate in-demand technology skills. Computer Instructor Steve Holley began to research introductory-level technology certifications and […]

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Certiport Named Oracle 2017 Markie Award Finalist

For over a decade, Oracle Marketing Cloud has celebrated excellence in data-driven Modern Marketing through the Markie Awards. This event recognizes innovation and highlights marketing organizations that deliver the best of their brand using Oracle Marketing Cloud solutions. This year Certiport has been named a finalist in the Rapid Transformation category, which honors fast starters […]

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New Zealand Student with Autism Achieves Certification Success

We recently heard a fantastic story of a young man from Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand from our partner in that region, XCERIO.  Luke Kneebone deals with the challenges of autism and has found great pride and success through Microsoft Office Specialist certification.  His parents and teacher, Sandy Anderson, shared the following details with Certiport. Luke […]

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Time to Show Off. Announcing Digital Badges for Microsoft Technology Associate

Beginning today, all new candidates who receive a Microsoft Technology Associate certification will receive information on how to claim their MTA badge.  The digital badges will be issued through Acclaim, a product of Pearson. Badges are web-enabled representations of your Microsoft certifications. Your digital badge is made of an image and metadata uniquely linked to […]

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Certiport and Microsoft to Build Digital Literacy Skills in the Dominican Republic

Certiport CEO Aaron Osmond recently traveled to the Dominican Republic and met with Vice President Margarita Cedeño, representatives from Microsoft, and Certiport’s partner in the country ETC Iberoamerica to start a groundbreaking partnership.  Microsoft Office Specialist certification and training will be offered to teachers and students in the Dominican Republic with unprecedented scope to help […]

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