Human Resources Management (SHRM)

SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together. 

SHRM Learning System 

SHRM has established the new certification standard for the HR profession. Earning your SHRM-Certified Professional (SHRM-CP™) or SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP™) credential establishes you as a recognized expert in the HR field.

This SHRM certification course consists of 39 hours of classroom instruction, including a review prior to the new certification exam. In addition to the classroom experience, you will receive SHRM Learning System materials and access to online learning, legislative updates and practice tests.

SHRM Learning System Fall 2024 Schedule

  • Dates: September 5, 2024 - December 5, 2024 (no class 11/28)
  • Time: Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Delivery:  Online instructor-led training via Zoom
  • Registration Deadline:  Register early to receive your materials in time for class.

SHRM System Course Fee*

  • $1,300 for NEPA & National SHRM members
  • $1,500 for National SHRM members
  • $1,600 for non-members


*The fee includes study materials which includes on-line access to study materials. Students are responsible for their own exams.

Discounts available with membership verification. For discount code for online registrations contact us at 570-963-2600. Register early to receive your materials on time for class.

SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

 The new SHRM Essentials of Human Resources program is a comprehensive program designed to equip HR professionals with essential knowledge and skills to excel in their roles. 

Through real-world applications and scenarios, you will be introduced to fundamental HR topics to help you effectively approach the challenging HR-related situations that you face on the job.

The New SHRM Essentials of HR covers the critical topics:

  1. Leading with Purpose: Understand HR's role in the workplace.
  2. Maximizing Talent: Learn how HR influences employee experience.
  3. Championing Culture: Discover how to promote equity in company culture.
  4. Optimizing Intelligence: Understanding how to maximize efficiency with HR Technology.
  5. Accelerating Performance: Learn how to create a measurable impact.
  6. Understanding the Law: Stay up to date on U.S. state and federal laws.

SHRM Essentials Training Spring 2025 Schedule

  • Dates: TBD
  • Time: Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Delivery:  Online via Zoom
  • SHRM Course Fee: $600 includes materials.
  • SHRM Registration Deadline: TBD
  • Register early to receive your materials in time for class.

For registration information or to be placed on our mailing list, contact our office at 570-963-2600.

This program offers a 12-month online license, allow students to access content anytime, anywhere, for a full year. Reminder that the product is online only - no print materials.

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Note: The University reserves the right to cancel courses due to insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.