Product Data Excellence Certificate Course

GS1 US Badge Program

Your GS1 Standards credentials

Understanding GS1 Standards is a specialized skill needed in many supply chain roles to facilitate efficient business processes. How do you demonstrate to peers, management, and prospective employers that you have verified expertise in GS1 Standards?

Several courses offered by GS1 US® allow you to not only learn GS1 Standards, but earn the credentials to prove you have completed the course materials needed to demonstrate your expertise. That’s what GS1 US Badges are all about. You can add them to your resume, your LinkedIn profile, and more. That is why we have partnered with Acclaim to provide you with a digital version of your credential. Backed by Pearson, the world’s leading learning company, Acclaim is a badging platform that provides:

  • A web-enabled version of your credentials that can be shared online
  • Labor market insights that connect your skills to jobs
  • A trusted method for real-time credential verification

Your GS1 US credentials will be represented with a digital image. It contains verified metadata that describes your qualifications and the process required to earn them.

GS1 US certificate course badges are valid for three years from the date of issue. To keep your GS1 Standards credentials up to date, you will have an option to take a “test-out” exam for a nominal fee. For more, view our FAQs below.

Want to verify if someone has earned a GS1 US Badge? Please note only those badges that are accepted will appear in the results.



GS1 US University offers certificate courses that provide you with an important credential in the use of GS1 Standards.
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