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SHRM Essentials of Human Resources




Recertification:
SHRM: In-Person: 14.75 PDCs
Virtual: 14.75 PDCs
HRCI: In-Person: 12
Virtual: 11.75

Intended Audience:
Individuals seeking to lay the foundation of effective HR management.
 
 
HR Knowledge Domains:
People
Organization
Workplace

HR Competency:
HR Expertise (HR Knowledge)



Program Overview
Human resources incorporates a number of interrelated job functions with a primary mission of recruiting, selecting, and retaining qualified employees who will assist the organization in achieving its goals and objectives. In this course, you will gain the foundational knowledge necessary to help your organization reduce costs, avoid potential lawsuits, and improve your ability to handle challenging HR issues. This program is ideal if you are just starting out in the HR profession, planning to make a career change into an HR position, or performing HR duties as a part of a non-HR job. Recently updated content reflects changes in legislation and provides an overview of HR roles and responsibilities.

Program Objectives
- Increase your foundational knowledge of HR practices.
- Recognize the importance of aligning HR goals with organizational goals.
- Understand the talent acquisition process to help avoid legal pitfalls.
- Gain information on compensation and benefits offerings, as well as why communicating this information to employees is important.
- Gain knowledge of employee orientation, onboarding, and other professional development programs.
- Explain the process, methods and purpose of performance evaluations.
- Identify key pieces of federal legislation that impact HR, including anti-discrimination laws.

SHRM EssentialsProgram Materials
Program fee includes the SHRM Essentials of Human Resources.

Program Outline



Program Schedule
TWO-DAY IN-PERSON PROGRAM
Each Day: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

VIRTUAL FOUR-WEEK PROGRAM
Aug. 29 - Sept. 21: Held on Tuesday & Thursday Evening | 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m., ET
Nov. 1 - Dec. 4: Held on Monday & Wednesday Evening | 7:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m., ET



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Questions? E-mail us at shrmeducation@shrm.org

**These are Seminar prices only and do not apply to the courses offered at SHRM conferences.



Transfers and Cancellation

Transfers


Transfers are permitted one time only within the calendar year. Transfer requests must be submitted in writing via e-mail or fax, no later than 10 business days before the program start date. You may transfer into another program that will be held before December 31, 2017. If you are unable to attend the program to which you transfer, you may send a replacement. If you are unable to send a replacement, you forfeit your registration fee. All transfers must be made in writing using our online form or can be faxed to +1.703.535.6490.

Cancellation


All cancellations must be in writing using our online form or can be faxed to +1.703.535.6490. Should the program be cancelled, SHRM is not responsible for any penalty incurred by purchasing a nonrefundable airline ticket or related travel/personal costs. Confirmed registrants may cancel and receive a full refund minus a $250 administrative fee up to 10 business days before the program. If you find that you are unable to attend and it is less than 10 business days before the program start date, you may send a replacement to attend in your place. If you are unable to send a replacement, you forfeit your registration fee.
Special note:
Participants who cancel their registration for any SHRM Essentials of HR Management (2 day in-person) or Virtual Essentials of HR Management (4 weeks) programs should follow the same guidelines above, except you will have to return SHRM Essentials of HR Management unopened; otherwise, you will be charged the purchase price of $330 SHRM Member/$395 Nonmember for the SHRM Essentials of HR Management. Your refund will be equal to the registration fee, minus the applicable cost of the tools, minus a $250 administrative fee.

Delivery Options & Fees

2-Day Seminar

Oct 2 - 3, 2017
New York, NY, USA info
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Oct 2 - 3, 2017

Downtown Conference Center

157 William Street
New York, NY 10041 

Member: $1295.00

Nonmember: $1570.00

Oct 12 - 13, 2017
Alexandria, VA, USA info
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Oct 12 - 13, 2017

SHRM

330 John Carlyle Street
Alexandria, VA 22314 

Member: $1295.00

Nonmember: $1570.00

Oct 12 - 13, 2017
Seattle, WA, USA info
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Oct 12 - 13, 2017

Washington State Convention Center

705 Pike Street
Seattle, WA 98101 

Member: $1295.00

Nonmember: $1570.00

Oct 18 - 19, 2017
Atlanta, GA, USA info
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Oct 18 - 19, 2017

Georgia Tech Global Learning Center

84 5th Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30308 

Member: $1295.00

Nonmember: $1570.00

Dec 5 - 6, 2017
San Diego, CA, USA info
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Dec 5 - 6, 2017

Hilton San Diego Bayfront

One Park Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92101 

Member: $1295.00

Nonmember: $1570.00

Dec 7 - 8, 2017
Alexandria, VA, USA info
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Dec 7 - 8, 2017

SHRM

330 John Carlyle Street
Alexandria, VA 22314 

Member: $1295.00

Nonmember: $1570.00

Dec 14 - 15, 2017
San Francisco, CA, USA info
SHRM Essentials of Human Resources

Dec 14 - 15, 2017

Learn IT

33 New Montgomery Street
Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94105 

Member: $1295.00

Nonmember: $1570.00

4-Week Virtual

Aug 29 - Sep 21, 2017
4-Week Virtual, 7-8:30 PM ET

Member: $995.00

Nonmember: $1270.00

Nov 1 - Dec 4, 2017
4-Week Virtual, 7-8:30 PM ET

Member: $995.00

Nonmember: $1270.00

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Online(credit card registration only)
Phone (credit card registration only)
703.548.3440, option #3
800.283.7476, option #3
(U.S. only)
Fax (Allow 5-7 days for processing)
703.535.6490

Mail (Allow 3-4 weeks for processing)
SHRM Seminars
PO Box 79482
Baltimore MD 21279

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