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Training Mag recently featured our service in their September/October 2017 edition of Tech Talk.
Employers that need to verify that workers are doing only jobs they’re trained for have a new solution with Credential Verification Service’s new verification wristbands. Each silicone wristband is stamped with a unique QR code. When the durable wristband is scanned with a smartphone or tablet, the employee’s updated […]

By |September 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Importance of Standardized Names

 

Whenever you manage a complex data base, with thousands of data records, you will certainly encounter the “nomenclature” problem. This is the need to have a naming convention for calling things by standardized names. As a simple example, the titles “Assistant Foreman”, “Asst Foreman”, and “ASSIST. FOREMAN” may all mean exactly the same thing. But these three terms will look different […]

By |August 30th, 2017|New Content, Technology|0 Comments

Thanks, Apple.

As you’re probably well aware, our service makes heavy use of QR code technology. But, while QR codes have been around for quite some time, native support for the 2D bar codes has been lacking in most mobile devices.

We don’t mind answering calls from people saying “I took a picture of the QR code but nothing happened.” But, it was […]

By |August 23rd, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

We now support worksite check-in and check-out

We have partnered with TapTrack—giving you the option to use your CVS ID badges to check into (and out of) a work site. Of course, with those same ID cards, you still have access to the vast array of CVS services via its QR code. Watch the video ↓Here’s the script:
CVS, InstantCard’s Credential Verification Service, has teamed up with TapTrack—allowing […]

By |August 17th, 2017|News, Videos|0 Comments

Visit us at the Safety-2017 Conference in Denver

Once again, InstantCard will be exhibiting at the American Society of Safety Engineers Exhibition, America’s foremost Safety-focused conference and trade show.  Over 5,000 safety professionals are expected to attend this year, making this an excellent venue for exchanging best-practices with leaders in the industry.

This year, the conference takes place June 19-21, 2017 at the Colorado Convention Center in the Mile High […]

By |June 13th, 2017|Events, News|0 Comments

June is National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month. Join the National Safety Council (NSC) and thousands of other organizations across the country as we all work together to raise awareness of what it takes to Keep Each Other Safe. Observed annually in June, National Safety Month focuses on reducing the leading causes of injury and death at work, on the road and in […]

By |June 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Psychology of Your ID Badge Design

We had a client recently ask if it was necessary to use our system with ID cards. Perhaps you have the same question—the answer is that it is absolutely not necessary. But, a quick view of our site and its images would suggest that we place high value in the ID card part of our service. This is true.

So, if […]

By |May 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Credential Feature allows display of complementary information

We are pleased to announce the release of a new feature to the C.V.S. service, which allows you to display additional supporting details about a specific credential. When created, any credential can now contain information on:

The “Issuing Authority”, ie the training organization where the credential was earned

“Notes” containing additional information, such as a license number, or the specific type […]

By |May 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Print your own ID Cards that work with the CVS Service

Most CVS clients appreciate the convenience of our on-demand ID card printing service. They can order cards in batches or one-at-a-time, and high-quality professional photo ID cards are printed the same day and immediately delivered to them.

Some of our other customers already have their own in-house ID card printing capability. We encourage them to continue […]

By |March 25th, 2017|News, Technology|0 Comments

Guidance on Choosing the best QR Code Reader

Clients often ask us our recommendation for the best QR Code Reader app. For years, we have recommended i-nigma, which is free and available on all platforms. It is extremely fast and reliable, and offers just the features required by CVS users.

Lucas over at www.uqr.me has published a list of “The 11 Best QR Code Reader Apps for Android, iPhone, […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Technology|0 Comments