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Photo Courtesy of DCL (Fabricator), Design by Barnycz Group
Photo Courtesy of DCL (Fabricator), Design by Barnycz Group

ISA Credential Assessments with Digital Badge

Are you a student or teacher who would like to participate in the ISA Credential Assessment with Digital Badge program?

Get started today by coordinating directly with NOCTI!

This webpage contains information you'll need on resources:

Contact NOCTI directly:
800-334-6283 or


ISA Digital Badges

15 credential assessments are available from NOCTI, an occupational proficiency testing organization, to validate and enhance student learning in the following areas:

  • 21st Century Skills for Workplace Success
  • Advertising & Design
  • CAD
  • Construction
  • Electrical Occupations
  • Electronics
  • Electronics Technology
  • Industrial Electricity
  • Industrial Electronics
  • Mechanical Drafting & Design
  • Precision Machining
  • Technical Drafting
  • Visual Communications & Interactive Media Design
  • Welding

After passing an assessment, students earn an ISA Digital Badge!

  1. Share the badge as a visual representation of skills
    80% of sign, graphics and visual communications industry companies are looking to fill a shortage of qualified, skilled workers, and ISA Digital Badges demonstrate skills and learning to prospective employers.
  2. Earn college credit recommendation for NOCTI credentials
    The industry needs varied skillsets ranging from welding to CAD to graphic design and more.
  3. Advance to a great career in the sign, graphics and visual communications industry!