Teachers: Award Badges

More Digital Badges

Teachers are able to award badges using this HSA Digital Badges Site.

Step 1 - Deliver the Choose Safety Programme in your class
The Choose Safety Programme is a free programme available in the Republic of Ireland to post-primary schools and colleges of Further Education. See Teacher FAQs

Step 2 - Register to award the badges
Fill in the registration form to set upyour account. Once registered save your username and password so you can access your account in the future.

Step 3 - Award Badges
Log in and access this Choose Safety Open Badges site to start awarding.

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Students: Earn Digital Badges

Some Digital Badges

The Health and Safety Authority digital badges awards system is a way of recognising the achievement and completion by post-primary/further education students of the HSA range of Choose Safety programmes. It awards a ‘digital badge’ to students who complete any of the six individual modules and any of the four Choose Safety full programmes on offer. See below for further information on badges.

Accepting your Badge

The badges issued by this site have been created using the Open Badges specification. To accept a badge from this site and add it into a badge backpack hosted by Badgr using a Badgr Account – you will need to follow the steps in our student FAQ section

If you have any queries please email educationunit@hsa.ie and include your full name, and query details.

    Available courses

    The Choose Safety programme is a teaching and learning resource for post-primary students and students in further education. It is primarily aimed at senior cycle students, Transition Year, Leaving Certificate Applied, LCVP , PLC and other students in further education.

    This page issues the Open Badges for the programme.