Blocks ::: block_credly
Maintained by Deds Castillo
A moodle block to integrate with the Credly Open Credit API

Credly 2.7.5 (Build: 2017062800)

Moodle 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3
Released: Friday, July 14, 2017, 3:13 AM



The Credly block allows integration between your Moodle site and the Credly Open Credit API — a platform for verifying, sharing and managing digital badges and credentials.


  • Provides a block that can display a user's earned badges.
  • A simple management UI that can create and update badges hosted on credly.
  • Provides ability to grant a badge to a user.


  • Moodle 2.7.0 or later
  • An account with Credly
  • API credentials from Credly


This block was developed by Deds Castillo for MM Development Services (, in cooperation with the gracious folks at Credly (


The credly block follows the standard Moodle block installation.

  1. Create folder /blocks/credly.
  2. Extract files from folder inside archive to created folder.
  3. Visit page Home ► Site administration ► Notifications to complete installation.
  4. Input the necessary parameters on the block settings to integrate with the Credly Open Credit API.


GPL v3

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
2.7.5 (Build: 2017062800)
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 2.7, Moodle 2.8, Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.0, Moodle 3.1, Moodle 3.2, Moodle 3.3
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.8
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.9
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.0
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.1
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.2
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.3

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Blocks

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the block folder.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myblock") in the "blocks" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to complete the installation
  5. Turn editing on in any home or course page.
  6. Add the block to the page
  7. Visit the config link in the block for more options.