Badges

 

Badge Logo Badges are a great way to show your expertise!

Below is a listing of Badges we currently offer on the Watson Academy. To learn more about the Watson Academy badging program,
please click the following link (logon is required): Watson Academy Badging Program

Badges are available for the following: Watson Conversation
service, Watson Discovery service, Watson Health Ambassador, Watson Knowledge
Studio

Scroll down to see all available badges.


Watson Conversation service


Watson Conversation Service Foundations BadgeWatson Conversation Service Foundations

This badge earner has a foundational understanding of the Watson Conversation service.  The individual can articulate what activities are involved in an implementation, project management requirements, and requirements validation.  They can explain best practices for modeling a Conversation solution utilizing the Watson platform.

Skills:  Cognitive, Conversation, Dialog, NLP, Natural Language Processing, Watson Conversation, Watson Conversation service

What it takes to earn this badge:  

Successful completion of the Watson Conversation service foundation course which include the following:

  • Pass each quiz in every course with an 80% passing score.
  • Completion of all activities identified in the Required Activities Progress Bar.
  • Successful completion of the
    Designing Conversational Solutions course.

Link to Course: https://www.watson-academy.info/course/view.php?id=163

This badge serves as a prerequisite to the Watson Conversation service methodology course.


Watson Conversation Service Methodology BadgeWatson Conversation Service Methodology

This badge earner has a fundamental understanding of the Watson Conversation service implementation methodology.  The individual can articulate Watson Conversation service domain adaptation methodology and tasks around deploying a trained instance of Watson Conversation service.  They can explain the Ground Truth methodology, as well as tasks, procedures and tools that are required to perform a successful implementation.

Skills:  Cogntive, NLP, Natural Language Processing, Watson Conversation, Watson Conversation service

What it takes to earn this badge:  

Successful completion of the Watson Conversation service methodology course which include the following:

  • Pass each quiz in every course with an 80% passing score.
  • Completion of all activities identified in the Required Activities Progress Bar.
  • This badge is available to IBM Business Partner employees and IBM employees only.

Link to Course: https://www.watson-academy.info/course/view.php?id=158

This badge serves as a prerequisite to the Watson Conversation service
hands-on course.


Watson Conversation Service Hands-On BadgeWatson Conversation Service Hands-On

This badge earner has completed hands-on skills training with the Watson Conversation service.  The individual has applied knowledge gained from lectures to implementation related tasks. They are skilled at creating and managing questions for testing, creating Ground Truth, and configuring the dialog component.  The badge earner is also able to work with and configure the Watson Conversation service. 

Skills:  Cognitive, NLP, Natural Language Processing, Watson Conversation, Watson Conversation service

What it takes to earn this badge:  

Successful completion of the Watson Conversation service hands-on course which include the following:

  • Pass each quiz in every course with an 80% passing score.
  • Completion of all activities identified in the Required Activities Progress Bar.
  • Earn the Watson Conversation Service Foundations badge.
  • Earn the Watson Conversation Service Methodology badge.
  • This badge is available to IBM Business Partner employees and IBM employees only.

Link to Course: https://www.watson-academy.info/course/view.php?id=156


Watson Discovery service


Watson Discovery Service Foundations BadgeWatson Discovery Service Foundations

This badge earner has a foundational understanding of the Watson Discovery service.  The individual can articulate what activities are involved in an implementation, functions and capabilities, and themes and use cases for an Watson Discovery service implementation.  They can explain the roles in building a Watson Discovery solution.

Skills:  Cognitive, NLP, Natural Language Processing, Watson Discovery, Watson Discovery service

What it takes to earn this badge:  

Successful completion of the Watson Discovery service foundation course which include the following:

  • Pass each quiz in every course with an 80% passing score.
  • Completion of all activities identified in the Required Activities Progress Bar.

Link to Course: https://www.watson-academy.info/course/view.php?id=170

This badge serves as a prerequisite to the Watson Discovery service methodology course.


Watson Health


Watson Conversation Service Hands-On BadgeWatson Health Ambassador

The earner of this badge knows the current landscape and trends in the healthcare industry. He/she undersands the cross-Watson Health story including the investments, innovation, and vision. He/she can also employ the power of story telling to drive deals.

What it takes to earn this badge:  

Complete the Watson Health Ambassador program which has three parts:

  1. The Health care industry primer section
    • complete all activities
    • pass the quiz by getting a grade of 75.00 or better
  2. Watson Health Introduction
    • download the Watson Health story script
    • watch all the videos
    • pass the speaker readiness tests by getting a grade of 75.00 or better. There are three tests in this section.
  3. Stand and Deliver
    • record a video of yourself delivering the Watson Health story, then submit the video as instructed. A manager will review your recording and determine if you pass.

Link to Course: https://www.watson-academy.info/course/view.php?id=196


Watson Knowlege Studio


Watson Knowledge Studio Methodology Badge
Watson Knowledge Studio Foundations & Methodology

The badge earner can articulate and perform the end to end tasks involved in building and deploying a domain specific machine learning annotator using Watson Knowledge Studio. They can explain and deploy the machine learning annotator to other Watson services and solutions such as Watson Discovery service, Natural Language Understanding and Watson Explorer. They can also explain the different roles that are involved in a Watson Knowledge Studio project.

Skills:  Cognitive, NLP, Natural Language Processing, Knowledge Studio, Watson Knowledge Studio, Machine learning, Annotator, WKS

What it takes to earn this badge:  

Successful completion of the Watson Knowledge Studio Foundations & Methodology Course which include the following:

  • Pass each quiz in every course with an 80% passing score.
  • Completion of all activities identified in the Required Activities Progress Bar.

Link to Course: https://www.watson-academy.info/course/view.php?id=209

This badge serves as a prerequisite to the Watson Knowledge Studio hands-on course.


Watson Conversation Service Hands-On Badge
Watson Knowledge Studio Hands-On

This badge earner has applied knowledge gained from lectures to complete Watson Knowledge Studio hands-on exercises which include creating a project,
defining a type system, pre-annotation tasks using dictionary and rule-based annotators, annotating documents and adjudication. They have hands-on experience
working with Watson Knowledge Studio. This badge is only available for IBM employees. 

Skills:  Cognitive, NLP, Natural Language Processing, Knowledge Studio, Watson Knowledge Studio, Machine learning, Annotator, WKS

What it takes to earn this badge:  

Successful completion of the Watson Knowledge Studio hands-on course which include the following:

  • Pass the quiz in the course with an 100% passing score.
  • Completion of all activities identified in the Required Activities Progress Bar.
  • Earn the Watson Knowledge Studio Foundations & Methodology badge.
  • This badge is available to IBM employees only.

Link to Course: COMING SOON