eLearner by ID API

Veracode APIs

Use the eLearner by ID API to return user name data in JSON format for the specified user ID. For the list of IDs for the users in your organization, use the eLearning Users API.

Resource URL

https://api.veracode.com/elearning/v1/learners/ {user_id}

Table. Parameters
Name Query or Path Parameter Type Description
user_id * (required) Path String eLearning user unique identifier.
Table. Response Codes
HTTP Code Description Type
200 Success. Returns an eLearning user for the specified ID. Learner
400 Invalid request. Null
401 Unauthorized request. Null
403 Access denied. Null
500 Server side error. Null

Example Request

The following example assumes you have correctly configured your credentials and configured any required HMAC authentication libraries.

import java.net.URI;
import org.apache.http.HttpEntity;
import org.apache.http.client.methods.CloseableHttpResponse;
import org.apache.http.client.methods.HttpGet;
import org.apache.http.impl.client.HttpClients;
import org.apache.http.util.EntityUtils;
import org.json.JSONObject;
import com.veracode.security.apisigning.ClientCryptoLib;
public class GetLearnerClient {
  // An API Id for authentication
  private final static String API_KEY = "API_KEY_GOES_HERE";
  // The secret key corresponding to the API Id
  private final static String API_SECRET = "API_SECRET_GOES_HERE";
  public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
       URI uri = URI.create("https://api.veracode.com/elearning/v1/learners/jsmith");
       String authHeader = ClientCryptoLib.calculateAuthorizationHeader(ClientCryptoLib.VERACODE_HMAC_SHA_256, API_KEY,
         API_SECRET, uri.getHost(), uri.getPath(), HttpGet.METHOD_NAME);
       HttpGet request = new HttpGet(uri);
       request.addHeader("Authorization", authHeader);
       CloseableHttpResponse response = HttpClients.createDefault().execute(request);
       HttpEntity entity = response.getEntity();
       JSONObject json = new JSONObject(EntityUtils.toString(entity, "UTF-8"));

Example Response

The following response conforms to the Hypertest Application Language content type (application/hal+json), which includes a link to the reportcards endpoint for the given user.

  "firstName": "John",
  "lastName": "Smith",
  "lastLogin": "2018-05-11T19:23:28.027Z",
  "_embedded": {
    "curricula": [
        "curriculumName": "AllReqd"
  "_links": {
    "reportcards": {
      "templated": true,
      "href": "https://api.veracode.com/elearning/v1/reportcards?user_id=jsmith{&course_id,page,size}"
    "self": {
      "href": "https://api.veracode.com/elearning/v1/learners/jsmith"
  "userId": "jsmith",
  "email": "[email protected]"