Badge is a 3 hour training course located in Blackboard. It is required before you can register for online classes. It does not go on your transcript, and there is no fee for Badge.
To get registered, go to augustatech.blackboard.com.
After you log into Blackboard with your Smartweb username and password, click on Badge under Organizations and self-enroll. The training course is free of charge. Watch this video demonstration of how to enroll in Badge Training.
Once you've been registered for the course:
- Go to augustatech.blackboard.com and log in with your Smartweb username and password.
- Click on Badge in your "My Organizations" list, read the announcement, and begin working through the course.
- Check your Smartweb email after your complete all 7 Badge Units and they survey at the end for confirmation that you are approved to register for an online course. The email may take up to an hour during business hours to reach your Smartweb email.
If you have trouble:
Submit a help ticket on the Blackboard log in page if you run into any trouble.