Army Credentialing Opportunities on-Line (COOL)
Benefit Fact Sheet
Army Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (COOL) helps Army Service members find information on certifications and licenses related to their military occupation and civilian careers.
FY23 Credentialing Assistance Requests
The Army Credentialing Assistance (CA) Program launched the upgraded ArmyIgnitED portal on October 25, 2022. Soldiers will be able to request CA funding for Fiscal Year (FY) 2023. The web address is https://www.armyignited.army.mil/.
Retired Service members are not eligible to participate in Army COOL.
Army COOL Website:
DoD COOL Website:
Army COOL Fact Sheet:
Army Regulation 621-5:
Army's Credentialing Assistance Policy: