Global Hiring: Complying with U.S. Visa Requirements

Part of SHRM U.S. Employment Immigration Specialty Credential


Intended Audience:
Individuals requiring guidance on hiring and retaining foreign nationals.


HR Knowledge Domain:

HR Competencies:
Business Acumen
HR Expertise (HR Knowledge)

Program Overview
Presented in partnership with Fragomen Worldwide. Gain a high-level understanding of concepts and principles used when recruiting and retaining global high-skilled talent. Identify opportunities and limitations of the U.S. immigration system as related to employment. Learn how to maintain compliance with relevant U.S. immigration laws and regulations. Through a final practicum, demonstrate the essential skills required to identify and define key considerations when hiring or retaining a foreign national.

Program Objectives
- Describe basic immigration terms and concepts and how they apply to the hiring process for U.S. residents and foreign nationals.
- Identify when to use immigrant and non-immigrant visas to manage the visa process and comply with federal laws and regulations associated with temporary and regular employment of foreign professionals.
- Define the I-9 employment verification process and incorporate best practices. 
- Comply with federal auditing guidelines and legal requirements.
- Identify and define key considerations when hiring a foreign national by participating in various scenarios via practical lab.


Program Outline

Program Schedule
Jan. 28 - Feb. 20: Held on Tuesdays & Thursdays | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. ET
May 27 - Jun. 22: Held on Mondays & Wednesdays | 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. ET
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**These are Seminar prices only and do not apply to the courses offered at SHRM conferences.

Member: $1,395.00
Nonmember: $1,665.00
Member: $1,360.00
Nonmember: $1,665.00

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