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Credential Engine maintains APIs to support publishing and consuming CTDL data to and from the Credential Registry. Power your systems and software products with Credential Registry Data.

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Credential Finder

The Credential Finder is a web-based application that allows users to search, find, and compare credential information.

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Solution Showcase

The Credential Transparency Description Language (CTDL) makes essential information about credentials, skills, jobs, and pathways consistent and easy to understand. CTDL is human- and machine-readable, enabling solutions that empower people so that learners can have equitable access to navigate the full range of learning and career opportunities, employers can discover and confidently hire people with the necessary skills for the job, credential providers can clearly describe the credentials, their value, and how they meet the needs of learners and employers, and policymakers can better understand credentials and support their communities to meet economic needs.

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More Developer Resources in Our Technical Site

Our technical site hosts complete documentation on:

  • Credential Transparency Description Language open family of schemas
  • Data publishing tools including the Registry Publishing Assistant API
  • Credential Registry Handbook
  • Credential Registry Policy
  • Consuming services from the Registry
  • Learner and Worker Records Guide
  • Quick Start Guides
  • Other tools including those for mapping to the schemas, serializations.
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