Share Your Success

You’ve accomplished so much by earning your CPEN certification. So a little showing off is totally okay! In fact, showcasing your certification through a digital badge can be a great way to elevate your career further and let current and future employers know that you are among the most qualified emergency nurses in the field.
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Digital Badging – A New Way to Frame Your Certification

Digital Badge: What it is.

Your bragging rights just got easier. Share your hard-earned credentials in an exciting new, secure and verifiable way with Digital Badges with our partner Acclaim (a division of Pearson). With every BCEN® credential earned you will now receive a digital badge to showcase your certification and the skills required to achieve your credential.

Digital Badge: The Benefits.

Get It! Share It. Verify It. Your accomplishment is no longer resigned to a life on paper.

Get It!

If you have achieved a BCEN specialty certification, you will get an email with a link to claim your badge by downloading it. After that, you are presented with a wide range of options for sharing it. Be on the lookout for an email from Acclaim with instructions to claim your badge.

Share It!
  • Share your badge online in emails (on your signature line), resumes and other documents
  • Share your badge on social media: LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and blogs
  • Share with coworkers, friends, supervisors and future employers
Verify It!
  • ​​Verification is achieved by clicking on the badge; the authenticity of your credential and skills are directly evidenced by BCEN
  • Manage, share and verify your certification achievements

I’m very proud to have my Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN ) credential and I’m excited to be able to share it with my friends and colleagues digitally!

– BCEN Executive Director Janie Schumaker

How to Videos and Knowledge Base Articles

If you are looking to see how to share your badge and or have questions about your badge – there are great videos and articles to answer many of your questions.  Be sure to check out the Acclaim Knowledge-Base section.

For Badging Technical  Support

Acclaim our badging provider will provide first line email technical support from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST Monday through Friday, not including holidays. Earners can submit support tickets at and will receive a timely reply to their questions.