Before we dig into the whys and hows of credentialing services, let’s understand what is credentialing services, how do credentialing systems develop and what are credentialing organization. Starting from what are credentialing services? Let’s try to know what these services are and how do they either help an individual or an organization to stay ahead of the competition. But even before this let’s understand what exactly Credentialing is and how it helps both an individual and an organization to get recognized in the field?
What Is Credentialing?
Simply put Credentialing is the process by which qualifications of a professional are established and their background and legitimacy assessed. Credentialing helps a prospective job seeker to showcase his or her skills in crisp format on resume. Most of the credentialing organizations also offer badges for the credentialing individuals.
What Are Credentialing Services?
Credentialing services are the services provided by a trusted entity, which issues credentials to subscribers. These services are generally provided by a third party who are authorized to offer these services. So how these credentialing systems are develop. Let’s read about that too.
Credentialing System Development – The Hows Of It
As an organization when you are thinking of developing an effective credentialing system then before you go ahead with credentialing system development you need to address the ‘why’ of credentialing. You need to communicate the importance of credentialing to your workforce before you think of developing credentialing system. In addition, you need to align the credentialing system according to your industry standards.
When developing a credentialing system, you need to take in account your industry standards, rules and regulations related to that industry. Each industry has its own set of rules that need to be followed when developing credential systems. Credentialing Systems are best developed by organizations who have a third party authority to design and develop these systems for organizations.
So then what is credentialing ecosystem? Let’s understand what are credentialing ecosystems and how are they important for credentialing organizations?
What Are Credentialing Ecosystem?
Credentialing Ecosystem is a complete network or environment where all those who offer credentialing services like institutes and organizations who offer credentialing certifications along with individuals/professionals who receive these credentialing certifications and the authorities who validates these certifications. In fact, Credentialing Ecosystem is a like a huge campus where there are all these institutes and organizations offer credentialing services through various assessments, examinations and tests.
So we now know about credentialing ecosystem and now comes the question – what are credentialing organization?
What Are Credentialing Organizations?
So while credentialing ecosystem is where you will get all those institutes and organizations where you can apply for credentialing services, credentialing organizations are the authorized companies that take care of all your credentialing services right from the point of conception, promotion, building, incubation and commissioning credentialing bodies, which offer validated solutions and services. These organizations have a third party authentication to offer credentialing certifications along with badges to help you beat