BLOCKCHAIN-BASED Certificate - OpenCerts

  • CBC Certificate is verifiable on OpenCerts - a blockchain-based platform

  • Benefits:

    • Secure & Tamper-Proof.

    • 24/7 access anytime, anywhere.

  • How it works:

    • Get the OpenCerts file with file extension .opencert from IBS. The OpenCerts file is an encrypted file of your certificate.

    • Send the OpenCerts file and OpenCerts website link (https://opencerts.io/) to potential employers or any interested parties.

    • Verify the certificate by dropping the OpenCerts file on the OpenCerts website (https://opencerts.io/)

  • What is OpenCerts Blockchain Platform?

    • OpenCerts is the umbrella trademark with a few key components:

      • An open source schema for publishing educational credentials

      • A set of tools for generating cryptographic protections for educational credentials

      • This online website for verifying the authenticity of OpenCerts files.

  • Can I rename my OpenCerts file?

    • You may rename your OpenCerts file but you must retain the file extension (.opencert).

  • I have misplaced my OpenCerts file. What do I do?

    • The OpenCerts file is unique to you. If you have misplaced your OpenCerts file, you may also drop us an email at hi@ibs.edu.sg with the following information and we will resend you the OpenCerts file:

1. Full Name

2. Date of attending main track training

3. Course

  • Can I use any Internet browser to view OpenCerts website?

    • The OpenCerts website is best viewed in Chrome browser.

  • Can I print my OpenCerts certificate/export as PDF?

    • Printing the certificate discards all the advanced cryptographic protections that are built into the OpenCerts, hence printing is not recommended.

    • While there is a print button on OpenCerts website for you to print/export your certificate as pdf format.