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Certification Updates

    SHRM announced the upcoming availability of the next generation in SHRM certification, which will be based on the SHRM HR Competency model. The new certifictions: SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP™) and SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP™) will be available January 5, 2015.

    Beginning in January 2015, HR professionals who are currently certified through HRCI will be able to receive the new SHRM certification by taking an online tutorial - at no cost - by completing the following steps: 

    • Document the HRCI certification is in good standing
    • Sign the SHRM Code of Ethics
    • Complete a brief online tutorial on HR Competencies

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