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SHRM Certification


    Start your exam preparation journey with the complementary SHRM Body of Applied Skills and Knowledge® (the SHRM BASK®). This globally-recognized competency framework defines the 14 HR functional areas (Technical Expertise) and 9 Behavioral Competencies that the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP exams, the SHRM Learning System and study aids developed by SHRM are built upon.

    The SHRM Learning System is the preferred resource for SHRM certification exam preparation and is available via flexible self-study and instructor-led options, as well as team-learning options for your organization. Boost your chances of success by combining the SHRM BASK and SHRM Learning System.

    The final bookend to your preparation journey should leverage SHRM’s study aids and preparation add-ons to complete your journey. Whether you are interested in SHRM-retired exam practice questions to preview the operational exam content, format and structure, looking to demystify the test center or remote testing experience, or learn optimal study habits from previous testers, we encourage you explore and use SHRM’s study aids and add-ons.



    For more information please contact:

    Nancy C. Tarascio-Latour, SHRM-CP

    Past President