Reference, Employment, Education, and Credential Verification
Credential Verification is another critical aspect of any background screening program that is often overlooked. Credential Verification is the process of verifying an applicants qualifications or "credentials". SafeGuard is the leader in credential verification such as employment, education, professional license, past employment and reference verifications. SafeGuard offers businesses a rapid and affordable credential verification service using person-to-person information gathering methods. SafeGuard performs all domestic credential verifications exclusively from professional interviewers right here in the United States—nothing is off-shored beyond U.S. privacy laws. SafeGuard does not take short cuts with credential verifications that compromise privacy and security as do firms that send personal data into the homes of at-home operator.
Credential Verification: Education - Turnaround: INSTANT!
SafeGuard's education credential verification service is now online with over 1,800 Colleges and Universities, or about 88% of all institutions of upper learning in the United States. This means that approximately 88% of your Education Verification requests will now return results "instantly". Delays of several days are still possible for schools not online with our services, and for some degrees that were granted before the school converted their records to an electronic format.
Credential Verification: Employment - Turnaround: 24 – 72 hours
Our credential verification specialists will contact the applicant’s prior employer and conduct a phone interview to verify the applicant’s previous or current employment: start date, end date, title, salary and eligibility for rehire.
Credential Verification: DOT Employment Questionaire - Turnaround: 24 – 72 hours
This credential verification service verifies the applicant’s previous or current Department of Transportation (DOT) related employment; start date, end date, title, salary, eligibility.
Credential Verification: Professional License Checks - Turnaround: 24 – 72 hours
We’ll verify licenses held licensure status, expiration date and other information as provided by the licensing agency.
Credential Verification: Personal/ Professional References - Turnaround: 24 – 72 hours
Our credential verification specialists are trained verify all information submitted as well as ask pertinent questions to identify any hidden issues.
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How it works:
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