Certificates for Kids

How to Make Your Own Custom Certificate

With our free certificate maker, you can create your own certificates online free of charge. Here are some of the sample templates available but there are many more.

Certificate templates for kidsAward certificates for kids

You can edit all text and use these templates for any purpose. To create a blank certificate for kids, delete all text.

Children’s Certificates

Sports Certificate

sports certificates

A selection of awards for achievement or participation in sports.

Tooth Fairy Certificate

Tooth fairy certificate

Tooth fairy certificate, letter, and receipts.

School Certificates

school certificates and awards

A selection of certificate templates for teachers, students, and parents.

Awards for Teachers or Parents

Best Teacher

teacher appreciation awards

Teacher appreciation awards.

Best Mom

best mom award
Greatest mom certificates

Let mom know how special she is.

Best Dad

Best father award

Printable awards

Let dad know how special he is.

Free printable certificates for kids. Use them at home, in school, for sports achievements, or for any other reason or occasion. We offer hundreds of different printable certificates for children free to download and print. No need to register and no limit. You can also use our certificate maker to make your own free customized certificates with photos of the kids. If you do not find the specific certificate that you are looking for then you can just use any template and customize it to meet your needs.

Certificates for Teachers / Homeschool

First Day of School, Kindergarten or Preschool
first day of school
Give to students on the first day of school. You can also add their photo.

Spelling Bee Certificate

Certificates for Teachers

Use for a spelling bee or for spelling competitions or tests at school.

Sports Certificate

sports certificates

A selection of awards for achievement or participation in sports.

Good Behavior

Good behavior award
Good behavior certificates with or without a photo. We also have a British version for Good Behaviour.

School Certificates

good job award
A selection of school certificates for a good job, effort, student of the week, and many many more…

Attendance Awards

perfect attendance certificate
Attendance award certificates for perfect attendance and other classroom awards.

Graduation from Preschool

Prekindergarten graduation

Graduation from Kindergarten

kindergarten graduation certificate

Graduation from School
Graduation certificate

More certificates for teachers

Certificates for Babies and Toddlers

Birth Certificates

You’ll Be Amazed How Easy It Is…

Find a Template
Select a certificate template from this page or from any other page on this site.

Edit the Text
Edit the text and add a photo if you want one.

Download the certificate and/or print it.

Children love to be praised and awarded. They strive to impress others and are thrilled when people notice and recognize their achievements. Recognition comes in many forms. Children can be praised, and receive certificates, or even gifts. Praise is something that should always be given but it doesn’t last forever. Children also love tangible forms of recognition. If you buy children a gift or award each time they do something deserving, you might land up having to deal with other behavioral issues. Firstly, they start expecting to receive a present every time they do something worthy. Secondly, when things come too easily they stop appreciating things. An award certificate for kids is a perfect solution. It is a great tangible and symbolic way to say “Well done! You have done a great job! Keep it up!”.

With our free certificate maker, you can make your own certificate for kids.

Customize & Print

childrens certificates

The Benefits of Certificates

  • Encourage and motivate children.
  • Boost children’s confidence.
  • Remind you to praise kids.
  • Certificates for school children can motivate them at school to study, do homework, not miss classes, etc.

Uses for these Award Certificates

  • Good behavior
  • Being brave at the dentist
  • Doing chores at home
  • Succeeding at something that was challenging
  • Accomplishment in school
  • Excelling in sports (or even just trying for those who need more motivation)
  • Certificate of Participation for kids
  • They can be used by the tooth fairy (if you prefer these to the tooth fairy certificate available on this site)
  • They can be used for kids who do their homework over a specific period of time (for those who need to be motivated to get it done)
  • For kids who do all of their chores
  • For ballet achievements
  • Sport achievements
  • Certificate of appreciation
  • Certificate of achievement
  • For siblings for getting along with each other
  • Potty training certificate
  • If your little superhero has successfully completed a mission of his own (like tidying his room all week, being very kind to his brother, or sharing with a friend) then why not give him a Superman, Spiderman, or Batman certificate!
  • Speech therapy graduation certificate
  • Big brother award certificate
  • To recognize milestones such as a first haircut
  • Certificate of completion for kids who complete something at school, home, or after-school activities
  • Certificate of excellence for students
  • Preschool certificates and awards (such as preschool participation certificate or for the first day of school)
  • Kids diploma template – see graduation certificates
  • Bring your child to work day certificate template
  • Homeschool award certificates
  • Best son or daughter award
  • Dog birth certificate
  • For any other achievement…

Customize & Print

Dinosaur Themes

The following free printable dinosaur-themed templates can be customized before you print them. Add the child’s name, the reason he or she is getting this award, the date, and the signature.

There are a few different templates to choose from.

You can either print the certificate and add the details in your handwriting (by clicking on the image) or open up the PDF version which can be customized before you print it (by clicking on the text “customizable version” beneath the image).

certificate with dinosaurs on it
Printable Certificate
award certificate
Certificate Template
dinosaur certificate

These printable certificates were requested by Carolina, a teacher from Uruguay, who asked us to make her certificates with dinosaurs. If you are looking for specific certificates that you don’t find on this site then please leave a comment and we will try to help you too!

Pirate Themes

pirate certificatesWe offer a selection of pirate certificate printables for pirate fans. Ahoy, Matey!

How to Add a Photo

You can add a photo of the child to the certificate. You can also add more dinosaur clipart. To add clipart or photos click on the image icon.

We have many more free printable certificates and awards on this site. If you did not find what you were looking for then please search the site or try our free certificate maker.


    1. I like all of them.
      But I am looking for a Graduation Certificate for toddlers who are now become a preschooler and are leaving the toddler room. Moving up and on. In a daycare centre.
      Just a little remembrance from me. I would be greatly appreciated if yous could help me.

  1. I am the Health/Nutrition Coordinator for Head Start program that serves 204 children. We have a dental incentive program and are wanting to give out certificates that states that the child has completed his/her dental work and now belongs to our Head Start Dental Incentive Program. I am wanting dental related certificates, do you have any suggestions? ThankYou.

    1. Hi Melody!
      If you send me the text that you would like to appear on the certificates then I would be happy to make them for you.
      Let me know if you have a logo and I can put it on for you too.

  2. I would like an award certificate based on Starwars and one based on tennis .The tennis should be that the player is ” a good server” and a good competitor.

  3. Love your certificales. How can I put name etc from computer rather then handwritten. Not to good with computers

  4. I am looking for a “Superhero” theme award for our gymnasts. We are going to have a summer theme of Superhero but would like to incorporate gymnastics. Do you think that you could make something like that. They are all girls.

  5. I am looking for a Harry Potter certificate to give out to a girl who will be attending Take Your Daughters & Sons to Work Day on Thurs 4-23-15. I try to personalize the certificates by the child’s interest but am having a hard time with this one. hope you can help me.

  6. hi, thank you so much for such a super super super service!! you helped so much, I teach small kids and its such an encouragement, I just want a very special request, please make a ‘star of the week’ certificate for me , it will really be appreciated

  7. Youve got Superman,Batman & Spiderman but no Wonder Woman, Super Girl or Batgirl! Why,whats with that!? I’m looking for Wonder Woman!

  8. Hi. We run a Rocket Club with 3 levels. Would love to give the kids a certificate for each level. Any suggestions please? Thanks!!

    1. I think that these certificate templates will be the easiest to work with and you can use different text for each level.
      You can also add your own photo if you have a logo or a photo related to your Rocket Club.

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