SHRM Learning System

Study for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification exam with the most comprehensive and effective online preparation program available.

SHRM Learning System

Study For SHRM Certification

The SHRM Learning System is the most comprehensive SHRM Certification preparation resource. Candidates who prepare with the SHRM Learning System have significantly higher SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP pass rates than examinees who do not use it.

As a fully-online, interactive learning tool, it offers a personalized roadmap to help you master the SHRM Body of Applied Skills and Knowledge™ (SHRM BASK™) and help you feel prepared to succeed on the SHRM certification exams.

The SHRM Learning System fits any learning style, allowing busy HR professionals the freedom to decide when, where and how to study for their SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP certification.

When you use the SHRM Learning System, you’ll have access to:

  • Online Learning Modules:
    Reading content is broken into small consumable topic areas that cover the SHRM BASK tested on the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certification exams. Printed modules are also available for an additional fee.
  • Practice Questions:
    Test your knowledge and increase exam day confidence with 2,500+ practice questions, including questions that were previously used on actual SHRM certification exams.
  • Personalized Roadmap:
    A pre-test determines your strengths and weaknesses across topic areas and creates a recommended study path to help prioritize where to focus your studies before you begin.
  • Interactive Study Tools:
    Competencies in Action activities place the learner in the role of an HR professional on the job who is tasked with resolving workplace issues.
  • Flashcards:
    Study on the go with printable or online flashcards.
  • Bonus Resources:
    A digital copy of Ace Your SHRM Certification Exam study guide is included in every SHRM Learning System.

How Does the SHRM Learning System Work?


Assess & Plan

Start with the 134-question pre-test to establish your current expertise and identify your knowledge gaps.


Study & Learn

Optimize your time as the system guides you through relevant topics based on your knowledge gaps.


Apply & Reinforce

Put your learning to the test with more than 2,500 practice questions, flashcards and competencies in action.


Review & Succeed

Finish your studies with test-taking tips, a post-test and a timed, 134-item practice exam to see if you're on track.

Learning Modules

Demo image of the SHRM Learning SystemThe SHRM Learning System consists of four learning modules based on the SHRM Body of Applied Skills & Knowledge™ (SHRM BASK™). The information is broken down into consumable topics to ensure you understand and can apply it on the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam and in everyday practice.


  • Leadership & Navigation
  • Ethical Practice
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • Relationship Management
  • Communication
  • Global Mindset
  • Business Acumen
  • Consultation
  • Analytical Aptitude


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


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


  • Managing a Global Workforce
  • Risk Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • U.S. Employment Law & Regulations

Interested in Learning More About the SHRM Learning System?

The free SHRM Learning System demo will provide you with sample portions of the text, practice tests and more!

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