The Instructional Designer Pathway consists of 13 core competencies that cover the foundational knowledge and skills that a learning architect needs in order to be successful.
Each competency includes a clear set of knowledge objectives that are aligned to relevant resources, practice activities, and self-assessments.
Upon successful completion of all 13 competencies, iDesign will give you an ID Pathway Completion Certificate, which you can use to enhance your résumé, CV, or professional Web presence.
For an even deeper dive, you can move on to the ID Pathway Portfolio Experience. This option will pair you with a learning coach, who will provide one-on-one support to help you meet the performance objectives needed to flourish in the field. Upon successful completion of this competency, iDesign will grant you an ID Pathway Digital Portfolio Certificate that affirms your participation and achievement.
Portfolio Experience, an executive education opportunity that pairs you with a learning coach and results in a sharable, online showcase of work samples that demonstrate your mastery of essential skills.
The competencies are grouped into thematic sets—complete one successfully, and you can earn a digital certificate in the following: