Signet of Courage

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the skill. For the effect with the same name, see Signet of Courage (effect).

Signet of Courage.png

Signet of Courage

Guardian icon small.png Guardian (skill list)
Training cost
9 Hero points
Game link
20.5½ Activation time  60 Recharge time  
Signet of Courage

Signet Passive: Periodically heal allies in an area around you while in combat.
Signet Active: Channel healing and boons in a large area around you, concluding with a large heal if this skill is not interrupted.

Healing.png Passive Heal: 202 (0.15)?
Healing.png Active Heal: 650 (0.2)?
Healing.png Final Heal Pulse: 3,250 (2.0)?
Protection.png6 Protection (1s): -33% Incoming Damage
Resolution.png6 Resolution (1s): Incoming condition damage decreased by 33%.
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
Miscellaneous effect.png Pulses: 6
Interval.png Healing Interval: 3 seconds
Radius.png Passive Radius: 300
Radius.png Active Radius: 600
Miscellaneous effect.png Combat Only

— In-game description


  • Moving while casting cancels the skill, setting the recharge to 4 seconds.
  • The passive heal is equal to (10 + Level^2 * 0.03 + Healing Power * 0.15).

Related traits[edit]

Radiance Radiance

Valor Valor

Honor Honor

Virtues Virtues

Dragonhunter Dragonhunter

Firebrand Firebrand

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 28, 2022
  • Cooldown reduced from 90 seconds to 60 seconds. Active effect radius reduced from 1,200 to 600. Now heals for a smaller amount in five small channeled heal pulses, followed by one large final heal. Now also channels protection, resolution, and stability on allies in the radius. Does not apply stability in PvP or WvW.
August 28, 2018
  • Reduced healing multiplier by 70% (from 0.5 to 0.15)
  • Reduced passive base heal value by 75% (from 808 to 202)
  • Reduced Healing Interval from 10 seconds to 3
May 16, 2017
  • Reduced the cooldown of this skill from 120 seconds to 90 seconds.
  • Reduced the casting time of this ability from 3.25 seconds to 2.5 seconds.
February 22, 2017
  • This skill has been unsplit from PvP and will now use a 120-second cooldown.
December 13, 2016
  • The cooldown of this ability has been reduced from 180 seconds to 120 seconds in PvP only.
October 18, 2016
  • The casting time of this ability has been reduced from 4.25 seconds to 3.25 seconds.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Signet of Courage has been added to the game.