Rise Above the Competition. Tell Employers Why You Are a Qualified Applicant Because of Your Industry Certification. 

Engaging Employers

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Certification Handouts

Why Hire Certified Applicants Infographic

Promoting Your Certification


Use the resources on this page to promote yourself as a certification earner. An industry certification is a valuable addition to your resume.

Some of these resources can be printed and used as portfolio assets. Others are simply great for you to study as you prepare to market your new credential. If you share any of these resources on social media channels, remember to tag your certification’s certifying agency and use the hashtag #HireCertified.

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Certified...Now What? Infographic

When & Where to Mention Your Industry Certification Infographic

How to List an Industry Certification on a Résumé

How to List an Industry Certification on LinkedIn

Showcase Expertise & Promote Achievements

Sharable Success Stories

The Case for Certifications: The Role of Industry Certifications in Rebuilding the Workforce

Industry certifications are a portable, easily accessible option for those who are looking to upskill or reskill. Whether a student is preparing to enter the workforce or a current professional is strengthening their résumé, industry certifications will play a vital role in revitalizing the American workforce.


Protect & Conserve: Upskilling with the Ducks Unlimited Certification

The use of industry certifications as an upskilling tool has been growing in popularity in recent years. Industry certifications allow the earner to verify their knowledge and skills. Research has shown industry certifications can help individuals secure employment more quickly and earn higher wages than non-certified workers.


Share Your Certification Story

Tell us how an industry certification has made a difference in your education or career by completing the form below.

Sharable Social Media Graphics

Share these graphics on your social media channels using the hashtag #HireCertified to show local businesses what other employers across the nation say about the value of certification earners. 

To save and use these graphics from your desktop computer, click on the image you would like to share, then right-click to save.

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Together, we can raise awareness about the value of industry-certified applicants!