Certification preparation course offered for human resources professionals

Course prepares local professionals for a certification exam

Penn State Lehigh Valley will begin its spring professional development offering of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Learning System on March 7, 2020. This course is designed to prepare local professionals to successfully pass the certification exam in human resources.

The SHRM Learning System is offered for human resource professionals who wish to learn more about human resource practice, or to certify for the SHRM CP (Certified Professional) or SHRM-SCP (Senior Certified Professional).

“SHRM certifications can build and strengthen people’s real-world value for themselves, their organizations and their futures. In fact, 68% of SHRM-certified professionals report that their credential was a key factor in receiving a promotion.”

-- Cindy Evans, education program associate at Penn State Lehigh Valley

The registration fee is $1,550 for nonmembers, $1,450 for SHRM members. The price includes all course materials. Classes will run from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturdays from March 7 through May 2 at the Lehigh Valley campus located at 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley, Pennsylvania. (No classes March 21, April 11 and April 25.)

For more information, visit the SHRM Learning System Course Information website

For questions, contact Cindy Evans at 610-285-5133 or [email protected], or visit the Continuing Education and Outreach website.


Dennille Schuler

Public Relations Specialist
Penn State Lehigh Valley

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