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credentials

noun authorization, certificates, documents, identification, papers, passport, proof of authority, recommendations, records, references, vouchers

CREDENTIALS, international law. The instruments which authorize and establish a public minister in his character with the state or prince to whom they are addressed. If the state or prince receive the minister, he can be received only in the quality attributed to him in his credentials. They are, as it were, his letter of attorney, his mandate patent, mandatum manifestum. Vattel, liv. 4, c. 6, Sec. 76.

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Then I continued in a southerly direction along the coast toward the village of Thuria, where I hoped to find Goork and deliver to him my credentials.
Montoya said the Palmdale district was not required to do the reclassification, but that, once it was done, teachers on emergency credentials were entitled to their seniority ranking.
Credentials are good if they are for a small niche practice specialty because, today, prospective clients look for specific experience and expertise in a specific area and they are willing to pay for it.
The survey found that when XYZ is introduced as an addition to the Vision-aligned CPA, there is a tremendous jump in interest of both credentials among students.
Finally, the new credential would complement and not replace existing credentials such as CPA, IT Professional or Business Lawyer.
CertiPath is a partnership of ARINC/Exostar/SITA, and is dedicated to providing the aerospace and defense (A&D) industry with a trusted mechanism to use digital (PKI) credentials globally.
Teachers union officials had challenged the layoffs, which were done on the basis of seniority and resulted in the ousting of teachers who hold full teaching credentials over those who have emergency credentials.
While the global business credential is intended to validate diverse business-analysis competencies and both complement and extend existing professional credentials, there are some who believe it would open up new sources of competition and confuse the marketplace.
The idea was for CPAs to complement their existing professional credentials with a new specialty that emphasized the strategic integration of knowledge.
State laws on the subject vary widely, as do the credentialing activities of state medical boards -- the agencies that verify credentials before granting a medical license.
Completed hours can be applied to annual in-service requirements as well as to obtaining or renewing credentials.
April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Accreditrust, a global service provider for the curation of sustainable, portable and independently verifiable credentials, announced Monday a multimillion-dollar investment to fuel expansion from Verisys, a leading regulatory compliance solution provider for the healthcare industry.