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Certify My Team

Take your HR department’s effectiveness to the next level with SHRM certification.

These Initials Mean More

SHRM-certified HR professionals stand out in the workplace for the all the right reasons. Their credentials demonstrate their mastery of the HR competencies and knowledge necessary to be an effective and strategic HR professional.

Elevate your team with SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP credentials. When your team gets certified, you get the power of SHRM certification multiplied! From strategic thinking, to applying best practices, your SHRM-certified team will drive innovation, perform competently and contribute to an inclusive workplace culture.

SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)

SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP)

For the early to mid-level HR practitioner whose work is operationally focused (i.e., implements policy, delivers and/or supports HR services, manages specialized HR functions).

SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP)

SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP)

For the senior-level HR practitioner whose work is strategically focused (i.e., develops policy, creates and oversees HR strategy, drives culture, leads the HR function, etc.).

No Other HR Certification Compares

SHRM certification is the only HR certification offered by the world's largest HR membership organization. As the industry leader in HR professional development, SHRM has supported more than 100,000 employers representing 115 million employees worldwide.

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of SHRM-certified HR professionals report that they have current and up-to-date information regarding HR best practices.

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CHROs report greater activity and innovation in talent strategy when SHRM-Certified professionals are involved.

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of SHRM-certified HR professionals report that they are prepared for business situations.

Don't Wait - Sign Your Team Up Today

Applications for the spring exam are now being accepted!

Test Window: December 1, 2023 – February 15, 2024

SHRM is excited to off­er organizations the opportunity to purchase SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exam seats in bulk. Through our Volume Exam Purchase Program, you can now buy 5 or more exam seats in advance for the reduced rate of $270 per exam. This fixed price rate represents up to a 30% savings on the SHRM Certification Exam.

The application window closes on November 9, 2023.

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SHRM Learning System suite

Help Your Team Prepare for the Exam

Increase your team’s chances of success on the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam with the SHRM Learning System—the official certification preparation tool. This interactive online system consists of learning modules that combine in-depth HR knowledge with real-life situations to help professionals master the material and feel confident on exam day. 

Professionals who use the SHRM Learning System to prepare for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exam consistently beat the average pass rate.