How to Create a Certificate

This documentation explains how to create a certificate in LifterLMS.

To create a certificate go to Engagements –> Certificates –> Add Certificate

Name your certificate by filing in the appropriate field, as seen below.

Add content into the body of your certificate in the text editor.  Scroll down to copy the desired merge fields.  A default certificate background comes with LifterLMS.  You can use the included background for your certificate, or customize it by uploading your own branded background.

Next, you will need to add an engagement, enter your engagement information and set your engagement triggers.

Select “Certificate” for your engagement type.  You can select an engagement delay if you don’t want your certificate issued immediately.  Also, make sure to select your engagement trigger (the event that causes the certificate to be issued, for example completion of a lesson or course). Make sure to click “Publish” when you are done!

After a student has earned a certificate, they  can view in in their Dashboard.  Go to “My Courses,” 

and scroll down to “My Certificates,” to view.

For more information, you can also watch our video tutorial on certificates or review our documentation on Engagements.

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