A selection of free printable certificate templates. Some of the certificates are formal and others are fun. Find one that suits your requirements. Select a certificate of completion template and click on it to open the certificate maker. Once complete you can then either save (as a PDF document) or print.
Certificate of Completion Template
Description: Formal award template with a red and silver frame and a red ribbon.
Description: Formal certificate with a gold wooden frame and a blue ribbon.
Description: Floral template with blue and green flowers.
Description: Green polka dot background with colored ribbons.
Description: Pink background with a gold seal.
Description: Beige background with a colored border.
Description: Pink wooden frame with a blue award ribbon.
Description: Pink background with a lavender seal and a gold ribbon.
Description: Colored flags and a red wax seal.
Description: Chalkboard background.
Description: Blue striped background with a brown title and a gold seal.
Description: Polka dot ribbon border with a green arrow and blue ribbons.
Description: Polka dot border with a gold seal.
Description: Blue striped border with paper flower embellishments.
Description: Blue polka dot background with a blue ribbon and a grey seal.
Description: Colored washi tape border with a red seal and the alphabet (suitable for school certificates).
Description: Orange border with an orange ribbon.
Description: Colored flags and a gold seal.
A certificate of completion is often awarded by a school, organization or institution for completing a course, class or study program. The award can be presented to students for passing the course of simply for attending if no examination was required. Most organizations require a minimum level of attendance in order to be eligible for a certificate of completion.
What information should be included in a certificate of completion template?
You can customize the award in any way you see fit but we suggest that you include the following information: the name of the institution presenting the award, the name of the recipient, the name of the course or program completed, the signature of the person with the authority to issue the certificate and the date. You can add additional information such as the level achieved, the duration of the program or a summary of the syllabus. To create a professional looking template include your school or institution’s logo. To add a logo click on the image icon.
What can these certificates of completion be used for?
- By a school or institution for completing a course of study or a program.
- By an organization or company for completing on the job training.
- By teachers for completing a school year or a project or assignment.
- By parents to award for kids for completing chores or tasks.
- By schools to award students for completing high school, middle school or primary school.
What are the criteria to be eligible for a certificate of completion?
It really depends on the organization and the length of the program. Many institutes require 75% to 80% attendance in order to quality. Others require at least 90%.
What if I don’t find a suitable certificate template on this page?
There are many certificate templates on this site that can be customized for any purpose. If you did not find a certificate that you liked on this page then you can create your own certificate template with any text.