Printable certificates might not sound significant, but they can do a lot for your students or employees. Everyone wants to know that their hard work and abilities are not going unnoticed. An elegant award or certificate is one of the easiest and least expensive ways to show your appreciation for a job well done. Employee morale goes up when your best workers receive recognition.
Teachers and instructors can use printable certificates of appreciation 8.5”x11” or mini certificates 2UP printable gift certificates as positive reinforcement for students that excel. The certificate recipient’s confidence and motivation is boosted, and their fellow students or colleagues are inspired to work towards earning an award of their own.
Selecting the Right Certificate Design
Geographics.com offers a wide range of certificate designs that are suitable for different situations. Try to find a certificate that fits the reason for recognition. For example, a simpler design might be sufficient for a smaller achievement that is met within a few days or weeks. Here we recommend the mini gift 3up certificates. Long term achievements call for a much more sophisticated design. We recommend the printable parchment certificates or the non-parchment certificates which are printed on 24lb or 28lb cream paper or opaque white paper.
Or, get a complete certificate kit that contains printable certificates, document covers and certificate seals and ribbons
Choose a color and pattern combination that best represents the scale and importance of the achievement.
Small Details Go a Long Way
A few small accessories can go a long way when you present the certificate. The appeal of printable certificates lies in the appearance. A regal or official looking document will make a stronger impression than a few words printed on a plain piece of paper. Use thick, sturdy paper in white or a parchment texture. Geographics also offers durable certificate covers or document covers in multiple colors and textures so you can easily match them up with your printable certificate design. A simple certificate foil seal can dramatically enhance the beauty of the certificate and make a stronger impact on those who see it.
The Simplest Way to Say “Good Job!”
Printable certificates are extremely easy to prepare. You can order many certificate designs and use our free certificate templates, clip art and wording to print them from anywhere within seconds. Free printable certificate templates allow the user to add custom text without altering the design. No technical knowledge is necessary to produce an eye-catching certificate that will make your recipient feel proud!