New Plugin – Verify the certificates using Verify Certificate plugin

Verifying the certificates issued digitally is a big problem now a days as the digital certificates can be forged easily. You can overcome the difficulties involved in verifying the digital certificates issued by you from your Moodle course by using the Verify Certificate plugin.

This block helps course / site administrators to check / verify certificates based on the code printed on the certificate. It will list all the details for the certificates so it can be manually verified against the copy of the certificate.


Please note that this plugin requires:


  • The certificate module is required for this plugin to work –
  • In order for this plugin to work you need to make sure the “Print Code” is set to Yes under the certificate ‘Text options’.

You can download the Verify Certificate plugin from Thanks Manieer Chhettri for sharing such a nice plugin with the community. The plugin is only compatible with Moodle 2.7 as of now.


Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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