Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

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2020 SHRM Certification Prep Course

You are the future. Invest in yourself with SHRM Certification

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Our Team of Experts Can Help You Succeed

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Earning your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credential makes you a recognized expert and leader in the HR field—and a valuable asset to your organization, keeping you and your organization more competitive in today’s economy. This professional distinction sets you apart from your colleagues, proving your high level of knowledge and skills.

Increase your chances of passing your exam by attending our upcoming certification prep course. An expert, SHRM-certified instructor will be on hand to answer your questions, guide you through interactive discussions, review sample test questions and provide exclusive test-taking tips.

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Personalized and Flexible

Finding the time to focus on career training can be tough when you are managing a busy workday and responsibilities at home. Stay on track to earn your certification with a structured learning experience and support.

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Affordable Programs

We are committed to keeping your course fees as low as possible, while helping you reach your SHRM Certification or professional development goals.  We can also help you take advantage of student discounts and funding options available to you.

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1-on-1 Support

Gain guidance from our SHRM-certified instructors to help you comprehend and learn to apply your new HR knowledge.  Network with peers to share real-life examples and bring HR knowledge and competencies to life.


Virtual Class via Zoom

Attend classes from the comfort of your own home. Earn a Human Resources credential that is globally applicable and universally recognized.

Class begins September 8, 2020 via Zoom

DAYS:     Tuesday and Thursday
DATES:  September 8 – December 1, 2020
TIME:     7:00 – 8:30 p.m. each day
Mandatory Zoom Orientation September 1, from 7-8 p.m.

Investment:                 $1,189
EPSHRM Members:  $1,149 call for code

PAYMENT PLANS AVAILABLE

(Only one discount can be applied.)  

Register Now

For Information or Payment Options, Contact Pat Hubbard:

304-725-7104 or phubbard@blueridgectc.edu


EXAM AND SCHEDULING DATES


Scheduling Your Exam

For best results, schedule your certification exam for a date that is after the end of your preparation course. The next test window is December 1 – February 15, 2020. Apply online today!

SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Exam Schedule

Exam Testing Window: Dec. 1, 2020 – Feb. 15, 2021
Early-Bird Application Deadline: Oct. 16
Standard Application Deadline: Nov 6

Check for certification eligibility online.


What to Expect

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Learn from highly respected and experienced, SHRM-certified instructors with years of hands-on experience in HR.

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Interact with your instructor and fellow classmates via Zoom available anywhere with an internet connection.

Time Commitment

Attend classes on a 12-week schedule, with time to study materials in between classes on your own unique schedule.

Structured Learning

Keep yourself accountable and stay on track to earn your certification with a structured learning experience and support.


Course Preparation Tools Designed for Success

Registration also includes the online and print versions of the 2020 SHRM Learning System—the official cert prep tool, now updated with retired exam questions. Designed specifically for adult learners, this interactive system combines in-depth HR knowledge with real-life situations to help you master the material and set you up for success on your exam.


COURSE OUTLINE


MODULE // HR COMPETENCIES

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

MODULE // PEOPLE

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

MODULE // ORGANIZATION

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

MODULE // WORKPLACE

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

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

Can I earn re-certification credits taking this course?If you have already earned the SHRM Certification you can obtain up to 36 professional development credits (if you are attending this program for professional development only).

If I miss an online session will I be able to watch a recording? 

Yes.

What if I already own the SHRM Learning System?

Contact us to find the best learning options for you.

Will certification add to my credibility?

Achieving accreditation was important to SHRM because it provides SHRM-certified professionals and their employers with the assurance that SHRM’s credentials meet the high standards expected and needed to advance the HR profession.

How do I attend a class?

Sign on to the Zoom link that will be provided after course registration.

Can I ask the instructor questions during the online sessions?

Yes. The class will be interactive.

How long is the course?

36 hours of classroom time.

Is the SHRM exam included with this course?

This course does not include the final exam or exam fee. Practice exams are included.

Do I need to purchase the SHRM Learning System separately?

No. The SHRM Learning System is included with this program. There are no additional costs.


Looking for More Information?

Certification and Product
SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Eligibility
Testing Windows and Deadlines
Download Certification Handbook
SHRM Learning System
shrmcertification.org

HR Information

SHRM Resources
Become a Member
Events
shrm.org


For More Information, Complete the Form Below.

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