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Philly SHRM Certification Study Groups – Fall 2019 – New Saturday session now open!

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Commit to Your Career

Establish yourself as a globally-recognized HR expert in 2019 by earning your SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP®) certification. Prove your value to colleagues and employers with the credentials built on the SHRM BoCK™, which defines the standards for knowledge, strategies and competencies required for effective HR professionals around the world.

Choose Expert Leadership and Guidance

As a SHRM Chapter, our certification prep study group utilizes the 2019 SHRM Learning System, giving you access to the most comprehensive, effective and up-to-date exam preparation tools available.

Our chapter is committed to providing our members with quality programs to help advance your career. Our study group provides the following benefits:

  • Ensure that you understand and can apply the material tested on the exam
  • Keep on track with your HR studies
  • Discuss topics with peers from diverse backgrounds
    Grow your professional network

SHRM Certification Study Group – Fall 2019 



Dates: Select Saturdays from 9am – 5pm (September 14 – November 9, 2019; 5 sessions total)

Location: Study Groups will be in-person only (City of Philadelphia, Municipal Services Building -MSB, 1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd, 16TH Floor – Innovation Lab, Philadelphia, PA)

Instructor: Tracey Bryant, SHRM-SCP – Deputy Director of Talent Management City of Philadelphia

Pricing (includes SHRM Learning System Participant Kit plus 5 weeks of the study group):

Member – $875, Non-Member – $1075

*Member discount applies to National SHRM members designated to the Philadelphia Chapter (#002). Click here to learn how to become a Philly SHRM member.

*Save $45 purchasing the SHRM Learning System through Philly SHRM (for members) PLUS get the 12 weeks of certification prep sessions included in your pricing….an amazing value for your certification needs!


*Spots are extremely limited for the Saturday session. To guarantee the discounted pricing, please register no later than August 30th. 

If you have any questions about the SHRM Certification Study Group, please email us at

 Already Certified? Check out these helpful tips

  • Your 3-year recertification period ends on the last day of your birth month.
    Don’t let your credential lapse! Log into your Certification Portal to check your current professional development credit (PDC) status and submit your application when you have 60 PDCs. (If you submit early, your recertification cycle dates will not change, but you’ll have peace of mind.)
    Access your Certification Portal now >>
  • Access Recertification Resources.
    • Find how-to videos for entering different PDC activities.
    •  Connect directly with the recertification team on live chats and webcasts. Get all your recertification questions answered!
  • Take the free SHRM Competency Self- Assessment.
    This exclusive SHRM member resource helps you identify areas of strength and opportunities for development based on the SHRM Competency Model. After completing it, your results will inform your professional development plan and you will be one PDC closer to 60.

For Additional Certification Options:


HRCI Certification

Philly SHRM has approved provider status through HRCI giving members the opportunity to pursue the HR Certification including PHR®/SPHR®/GPHR®. The HR Certification Institute outlines the process for the HCRI Recertification.. For information about the benefits of certification, the testing dates and locations, and related information, go to

SHRM Certification

Philly SHRM is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP). The SHRM Certification preparation program includes:

  • the new global Body of Competency and Knowledge (SHRM BoCK);
  • a comprehensive exam; and
  • the world-class instructional materials and certification preparation tools you have come to expect from SHRM.

For more information on the SHRM certification, go to