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SHRM CP/SCP Certification Course - ONLINE


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Course Type:  Live Online Instructor-Led

IMPORTANT:  Please log in to your course using the Course Invitation from Institute for Corporate & Continuing Education <>.  This invitation will be emailed to you the same day you enroll/register for the course.  

Course Format:  This is a training course that includes online self-study, online presentations, and interactive support with the instructor. 

Course Technology Requirements:  Desktop computer, laptop computer, Chromebook, or tablet with an internet connection and Chrome browser recommended.  Mobile phones may not be compatible with interactive course tools and modules. 

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Description: This is an exciting and pivotal time in the HR profession. Now, more than ever, HR teams are required to assume a greater leadership role, contributing to the strategic direction of their organization. The HR profession is no longer just about what you know–but how you do your job. Establish yourself as a globally recognized human resource expert by earning the new standard in HR certification: SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP™) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP™).

This intensive 36-hour program combines expert instruction with the SHRM Learning System® for SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP, so you will learn faster, retain more knowledge and stay on track for success on the exam.  

Note: Each student will receive the hard-copy version of the SHRM Learning System® modules and will have access to web-based study tools and practice exams. Exam not included.

You will be responsible for picking up your textbook.  Details on pick-up location and pick-up date to follow via email.

Exam not included.  Please visit for the Eligibility Criteria, Exam Window, and Fees.

Who Should Attend:  This course is designed primarily to assist those preparing to sit for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP national certification exam or seek to enhance their professional development. Managers who have HR responsibilities or people management responsibilities are encouraged to attend.

What You Will Learn:  The SHRM Learning System includes four modules covering the comprehensive SHRM BASK™ so you'll learn everything you need for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam.


  • Leadership & Navigation
  • Ethical Practice
  • Business Acumen
  • Consultation 
  • Critical Evaluation 
  • Relationship Management 
  • Global & Cultural Effectiveness 
  • Communication 


  • HR Strategic Planning
  • Talent Acquisition
  • Employee Engagement & Retention
  • Learning & Development
  • Total Rewards


  • Structure of the HR Function
  • Organizational Effectiveness & Development
  • Workforce Management 
  • Employee & Labor Relations 
  • Technology Management 


  • HR in the Global Context
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Risk Management 
  • Corporate Social Responsibility 
  • Employment Law & Regulations (U.S. Only) 

SHRM exam preparation and the Learning System materials:  "Course content reflects the SHRM Body of Applied Skills and Knowledge (SHRM BASK ).  This course of study will in no way guarantee or assure success on the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam.  Students must use the most recent edition of the SHRM educational products for this course and may not use outdated materials".

Please visit SHRM for complete details: 

Financial Assistance:  

Instructor:  With over 20 years of experience as a Human Resources professional, Kenneth Quidgley uses a strategic and innovative approach that is “solution focused” on HR matters.   His vast experience includes proven results in ISO 9001 union manufacturing, foodservice distribution, construction, healthcare, information technology, intensive behavior modification social services, and global digital music distribution. 

His experience includes employee relations, unions, leaves of absence, worker’s compensation, recruiting and staffing, organizational development, conflict resolution, benefits administration, mergers, payroll, compensation, HR policies, Employee Handbooks, job descriptions, HRIS systems and legal compliance.  His Human Resources experience extends beyond the United States in over 10 States, to include countries in Latin America, and South Africa.  This provides vast firsthand knowledge and understanding of other cultures, inspiring strategic and effective approaches to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion initiatives.

Kenneth Quidgley majored in Organizational Studies at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI.  He holds the Senior Certified Professional certification from the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM-SCP), the Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR) and the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI). 

Refund Policy:  Refunds, Cancellations & Substitutions