Certificate Templates

Reward those who've earned it — choose from our collection of certificate designs and customize them for any achievement.

Certificate Templates

Certificates by Canva

It's amazing how a simple piece of paper can make someone feel treasured and appreciated, so give someone the recognition they deserve by presenting them with a Certificate. Your certificate design can be as playful and sweet as you want or as professional and formal as you need. There are over a hundred professionally-designed templates you can use and edit for your next awarding ceremony.

Choose from certificates of recognition, attendance or completion. Holding a contest? Give the winners something to show off. Companies and employers can express appreciation towards loyal employees and high-achievers with certificates for Employee of the Month, Salesperson of the Year or Loyalty Awardee. Encourage a child or student with academic achievement awards and certificates of excellence. Get playful with fun certificate ideas like Night Owl Awards, Papa Bear Awards, and other out of this world certificate templates.

Turn any layout into exactly what you need by using the Canva design editor. Change the background into a solid color or pick an image or texture from the library. There are over a million free and premium elements you can choose from. Or, you can upload your own images and graphics and save it in Canva for future use. Add shapes and lines to your design and use the color palette to plan out the perfect color scheme. Since your design is online you can access it for editing any time. Collaborate with a team by sharing an editable link. Once you're done, you can download the certificate as a JPEG file, high-res PNG file, standard PDF or print-ready PDF.