Below is information related to the two primary
HR certifications currently offered to HR professionals. One is offered through
SHRM and the other through HRCI. SHRM also offers a program for students
called the Assurance of Learning Exam. Visit the links below to learn
Earning your SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credential makes you a recognized expert and leader in the HR field—and a valuable asset to your organization, keeping you and your organization more competitive in today's economy. This professional distinction sets you apart from your colleagues, proving your high level of knowledge and skills.
Click here for more information on SHRM Certification! This site will help guide you through which certification is right for you, exam preparation options and testing window dates and deadlines.
SHRM Body of Competency and Knowledge
Go to the SHRM Certification website for additional details.
Prepare for the exam by participating in the spring or fall SHRM Study Group, offered for FVSHRM members at no charge. For additional details, contact the VP of Professional Development.
HRCI’s aPHRTM Certification - HRCI’s Associate Professional in Human Resources is the certification to help fast-track your career growth and provide you with the confidence to launch into the HR profession. This program is designed for practitioners who are just beginning their HR career journey.For more information on the exam, registration and testing windows, visit this HRCI site.