Human Resource Certification Preparation
SUNY Jefferson
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Human Resource Certification Preparation

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SHRM-CP/SRHM-SCP Certification Preparation Course – JCC
Tuition: $1,500
Total Hours: 65. This 65-hour training includes 39 hours of classroom training and 26 hours of online training.
Date/time: September 6, 2023 – December 6, 2023
Wednesdays 5:00p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Room E-117
Location: 1220 Coffeen Street, Watertown, New York 13601,
Extended Learning Center, Bldg. E, Room E-117

This SHRM-CP/SRHM-SCP Certification Preparation Course uses the SHRM Learning System, the preferred study resource, to help you learn and apply HR knowledge and competencies to real-life situations, and prepare for SHRM certification. Content will consist of training in Behavioral and Technical Competencies as outlined in the SHRM Learning System. This 65 hour training includes 39 hours of classroom training and 26 hours of online training. Attendance and open class discussion is required. There will be a large amount of practice assigned online. In addition to study time, you will log on to the learning center for pre/post evaluations for each functional area ( and take all pre and post assessments for each module. There will be a final exam very similar to the certification test question outline.

This course is also appropriate for any individual interested in HR advancement or a professional new to HR with limited experience or formal education in the field. This course is an excellent study basis for the SHRM- CP/SCP exam.  Students wishing to sit for the exam are responsible for registering and meeting qualifications for the exam in accordance with SHRM guidelines outlined in the certification handbook.

Cost: $1,500 (textbooks included)

Federal Financial Aid is not available for non-credit programs.

Register online or by requesting an application at or at Jefferson, Extended Learning Center, building E.