Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Vivamus convallis sem tellus, vitae egestas felis vestibule ut.

Error message details.

Reuse Permissions

Request permission to republish or redistribute SHRM content and materials.

Team Training & Development

Composite graphic of SHRM essentials of human resources.

The SHRM Essentials of Human Resources program provides a foundation of key HR topics and highlights the value that HR brings to the workplace. Prepare your team to effectively approach these everyday situations.

  • UPSKILL TEAM: An opportunity to upskill HR associated roles while providing a solid foundation of HR related skills.
  • FORM BASELINE: Form a baseline of six key areas in HR; leading with purpose, maximizing talent, optimizing intelligence, accelerating performance, championing culture and understanding the law for U.S. companies.
  • BUILD SHARED TEAM LANGUAGE: Create a common language of HR knowledge.
  • CREATE LEARNING PATHWAYS: the SHRM Essentials of HR program provides a pathway to other specialized HR education.

Whether you are seeking local training for your staff or training in multiple locations, SHRM can tailor a program to meet your specific needs. Volume discounts are available!

SHRM Clients
  • ADP
  • Ceridian
  • Cessna Aircraft
  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Hilton
  • Home Depot
  • Hospital Corporation of America
  • Infosys
  • International Power
  • Kroger
  • Kronos
  • Patterson-UTI
  • Petco
  • U.S. Department of State
  • Washington State Department of Personnel
  • National Rural Electric Cooperative Association

*All trademarks, service marks and trade names, either federally registered or at common law, of the above-listed corporations are the exclusive property of their respective owners. No sponsorship or affiliation with the above-listed customers is intended.

Prepare Your Team

Choose a learning option that best fits your needs, schedule, and budget. Receive a discounted rate on multiple programs.

Training Led by a SHRM-Approved Instructor

Led by SHRM instructors, this option provides a focused, structured approach along with comprehensive study materials for teams either in-person or virtually.

Training Led by Your Instructors or Self-Directed Learning

Whether you have your own instructor or a self-motivated team looking to study on their own, this option provides the comprehensive study materials your team needs to succeed.


​An organization run by AI is not a futuristic concept. Such technology is already a part of many workplaces and will continue to shape the labor market and HR. Here's how employers and employees can successfully manage generative AI and other AI-powered systems.