ELIS 2013 Manual

Setting up Course Descriptions

Course Certificates

Course Certificates need to be enabled at the site and course level for them to be available to your users. To enable the site setting go to the Program Management block > Admin > Configuration > Certificates. To enable course certificates make sure the checkbox is unchecked. Just the first setting is for course description certificates here, the other certificate settings are for program certificates.

Site setting for course certificates

To edit the certificate settings for the course description go the Program Management block > Program > Manage Course Descriptions. Select the Certificate Settings icon next to the course description (shown in the following image) or select the course description name and go to the Certificate Settings tab.

Course Certificate Setting icon

The settings for course certificates are:
  1. Certificate border image
  2. Certificate seal image
  3. Certificate template
  4. Enable certificate

Select the enable certificate checkbox and then use the other settings to customize the certificate.

Course certificate course settings

Now when a user completes a class instance of this course, they will be able to view and print a certificate. Users can access their certificates by going to the Program Management block > Program > Certificate List. Any certificates earned by the user will be listed, select the certificate name to view it.

Course certificate link

Course certificate